3M Company operates in the Surgical and medical instruments sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares 3M Company with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
sales of $9.95 billion
of which 42%
Becton Dickinson and Co
of which 63%
was Medical Systems), and
Baxter International Inc.
of which 62%
was Hospital Products).
3M Company reported sales of $30.27 billion
December of 2015.
decrease of 4.9%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $31.82 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 75.0% decline
in Corporate and Unallocated, from $4.00 million to $1.00 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Industrial (down 6.0% to $10.33 billion)
Safety and Graphics (down 3.8% to $5.52 billion)
Healthcare (down 2.7% to $5.42 billion)
Electronics and Energy (down 6.9% to $5.22 billion)
Consumer (down 2.2% to $4.42 billion)