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John Deere Co History and Overview Deere Co was originally established in 1837 by John Deere In 1911 the Co acquired several implement companies making them a full line manufacturer of farm equipment In 1918 Deere also acquired the Waterloo Gasoline Traction Engine Company that put them in the tractor business This is one of the key events in the companys history Today Deere Co is the worlds largest maker of farm equipment in the world as well as a leading producer of industrial forestry and lawn care equipment Farm equipment alone accounts for more than 40 of the companys total sales The companys stock is traded daily on the New York Stock Exchange with a ticker symbol of DE LocationOne John Deere PlaceMoline IL 61265Phone 309 765-8000Fax 309 765-4956 Web Sitehttpwwwdeerecom IndustryFarm Construction Machinery Employees 38700 Exchange NYSE Several Factors Associated with Agricultural Equipment Sales As well as business trends and analysis of financials several outside factors play a role in how the sales column is affected Total Farm cash receipts which reflect the levels of farm commodity prices acreage planted crop yields and government payments Sales are also influenced by general economic conditions farm land prices farmers debt levels interest rates agricultural trends and the levels of costs associated with farming Weather and climate conditions in certain regions can also influence the purchases of certain kinds of equipment A lot of these factors are uncontrollable from with in the company itself Sales1314 Bil Income486 Mil Net Profit Margin4 Return on Equity11 DebtEquity Ratio115 Growth Rates Company Industry Market Sales Year vs Year1400-4501280 Income Year vs Year10320-44602930 EPS Year vs Year10200-4501280 Sales 5-Year Avg432167786 EPS 5-Year Avg-1224-614702 Dividends 5-Year Avg3751269-972 The above charts show the current sales in dollars as well as income and growth rates Deere Co have been making very steady progress in sales in the past year
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