FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Biomet
Rank: 841 (Previous rank: 879)
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Address: 56 E. Bell Dr., Warsaw, IN 46582
Phone: 574-267-6639
Website: http://www.biomet.com
Revenues 1,880.0 16.4
Profits 351.6 8
Assets 2,096.6 ó
Stockholders' Equity 1,563.9 ó
Market Value 3/17/2006 9,027.3 ó
Revenues 18.7
Assets 16.8
Stockholders' equity 22.5
2005 $ 1.38
% change from 2004 8.7
1995-2005 annual growth rate % 16.2
2005 -15.1
1995-2005 annual rate 17.0
Industry: Medical Products & Equipment
1 Medtronic 235 10,054.6
2 Baxter International 240 9,849.0
3 Boston Scientific 346 6,283.0
4 Becton Dickinson 397 5,464.4
5 Stryker 439 4,871.5
6 Guidant 535 3,550.6
7 Zimmer Holdings 568 3,286.1
8 St. Jude Medical 628 2,915.3
9 Beckman Coulter 700 2,443.8
10 Hillenbrand Industries 823 1,942.3
11 Biomet 841 1,880.0
12 Applera 852 1,845.1
13 C.R. Bard 866 1,771.3
14 Dentsply International 890 1,715.1
15 Dade Behring Holdings 915 1,658.1
16 Invacare 955 1,529.7
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Figures are for fiscal year ended May 31, 2005.
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