Fortive sales qualify for Fortune 500 | Taking Stock
Last updated 2/15/2017 at Noon
For more than six months, I have been gushing that the newest, largest company in Snohomish County Fortive would probably qualify for inclusion on the 2017 Fortune 500 list of the largest American companies as measured by gross sales.
Fortive released its fiscal 2016 numbers on Tuesday, Feb. 7, and they look good enough.
For the year 2016, Fortive had $6.224 billion in sales. That would have been good enough to qualify as #416 on the Fortune 500 list. Fortive would have been just behind #415 Tractor Supply, which had $6.227 billion in sales, and ahead of #417 J.B. Hunt Transportatio...