Financials Overview

(in thousands, except per share) 2016 2015
Total revenues $3,818,749 $3,539,570
Net sales1 $3,576,767 $3,268,116
Earnings from operations $667,321 $479,416
Net earnings attributable to Martin Marietta $425,386 $288,792
Diluted earnings per common share $6.63 $4.29
Cash dividends per common share $1.64 $1.60
Common shares outstanding at December 31 63,176 64,479
Net Sales1
(in millions)
Earnings from Operations
(in millions)
Net Earnings Attributable to Martin Marietta
(in millions)
Total Return
(Inclusive of Dividends)
as of December 31, 2016
  Martin Marietta Common Stock S&P 500 Index S&P 500 Materials Index
1 Yr. 63.7% 12.0% 16.7%
3 Yr. 128.9% 29.0% 14.3%
5 Yr. 214.6% 98.2% 65.0%
10 Yr. 148.0% 95.7% 80.1%

1Net sales exclude freight and delivery revenues; such revenues are included in total revenues in the Consolidated Statements of Earnings.