UGI Corporation

Industry: Energy

Fortune Rank: 369

UGI Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the distribution and marketing of energy products and related services in the United States and internationally. The company primarily operates in five segments: AmeriGas Propane, International Propane, Gas Utility, Electric Utility, and Energy Services. The AmeriGas Propane segment, through AmeriGas Partners, L.P., distributes propane to residential, commercial/industrial, motor fuel, agricultural, and wholesale consumers. It also sells, installs, and services propane appliances, including heating systems. The International Propane segment distributes liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in France, Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and China. The Gas Utility segment distributes regulated natural gas to approximately 300,000 customers in 14 eastern and southeastern Pennsylvania counties, as of September 30, 2004. The Electric Utility segment distributes regulated electric services to approximately 62,000 customers, as of the above date. The Energy Services segment markets natural gas, oil, and electricity in the eastern United States under the trade names GASMARK and POWERMARK. It operates electric generation assets, and LPG and propane peak-shaving plants in eastern Pennsylvania. The company also owns and operates a heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration service business in the Mid-Atlantic region. UGI Corporation was incorporated in 1991 and is based in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.

UGI Corporation

UGI Corporation is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 UGI Corporation was ranked number 369 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 369th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

UGI Corporation achieved revenue of $5,737.80 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $258.50 million.

UGI Corporation' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 369th compared to 377th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $6,648 million (a change of -1 million compared to 2010) and profits of $216 million (a change of $43 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then UGI Corporation would be ranked 292nd rather than 369th due to its profits of $259 in 2010.

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