A global diversified technology company with products for health care, industrial, consumer and office, display and graphics, electronics and telecommunications, safety, security and protection, transportation and other markets.

Delayed Price  /  Updated: 4:10 AM CDT, May 4, 2015  /  Add to My Watchlist      
52 Week High 170.50
52 Week Low 130.60
Volume 2160149
Bid (Size) 100
Ask (Size) 100
Today's Range 158.09 - 156.79
Shares Outstanding 635316881
Dividend Yield 3.59

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Strong dollar drags down 3M profits

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 23 2015 - 9:06 PM

Minnesota’s 3M Co. illustrated Wednesday just how unpredictable the world economy can be.On a region-by-region basis, 3M sales were up in terms of local currency. Factor in the strength of the...

CEO Pay Watch: Inge Thulin, 3M Co.

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 25 2015 - 10:35 PM

CEO Pay Watch 3M Co.Inge Thulin, chairman, president, CEOTotal compensation: $17,184,365 for the year ended Dec. 31Salary: $1,392,560Non-equity incentive pay: $3,500,000Other compensation:...

New 3M ad campaign emphasizes tech products

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 12 2015 - 6:21 AM

In the minds of top 3M Co. executives, not enough people know that the company makes liquid coolants in which sensitive computer servers are immersed.Fewer still associate 3M with the glass and...

U.S. Bank, 3M, Ecolab, Thrivent named among 'most ethical' businesses

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 9 2015 - 9:33 PM

Four Twin Cities firms made a list of the world’s most ethical companies announced Monday.U.S. Bancorp, 3M, Ecolab and Thrivent Financial each made the 2015 World’s Most Ethical Companies...

3M Co. sues German dental firm alleging patent infringement

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 9 2015 - 9:25 PM

3M has filed its third pat­ent in­fringe­ment law­suit in Germany in 16 months in re­gard to its den­tal tech­nol­o­gy.3M Co. sued Ger­man den­tal firm...

3M pledges it won't buy pulp or fiber from deforested areas

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 6 2015 - 9:39 AM

3M Co. will take a much harder look at where its paper and pulp products originate after reaching a hard-fought agreement with longtime environmental critic ForestEthics.For the first time, the...

Inge Thulin, CEO, president and chairman of 3M Co.

ARTICLE Updated: Jan 4 2015 - 8:50 AM

“As I look across our enterprise, one eye is always on the microscope, driving results day to day, month to month, quarter to quarter. … The other eye is on the telescope, ensuring...

3M to distribute AMS' portable breathalyzers for law enforcement

ARTICLE Updated: Dec 20 2014 - 2:00 PM

3M Co. is upping its game when it comes to monitoring parolees and criminal defendants for alcohol use.Last month, 3M agreed to distribute the portable SCRAM Remote Breath breathalyzers made by...

3M shares rise on jump in dividend

ARTICLE Updated: Dec 17 2014 - 5:50 AM

3M Co. announced Tuesday that it will raise its quarterly dividend 20 percent next year, a smaller jump than this year but one that boosted its stock on a day when the broader market fell.At a...

3M sells static control business to California firm

ARTICLE Updated: Dec 15 2014 - 9:00 PM

3M Co. sold its static control business, which generates about $45 million in annual sales, to Desco Industries Inc. of Chino, Calif., the firms said Monday.Terms weren’t disclosed.The business...

3M challenges company over use of the name Stick-it

ARTICLE Updated: Dec 6 2014 - 7:59 AM

3M is suing a small Kansas printer over a customized printed product marketed under the name “Stick-it,” claiming it violates the trademark of its well-known “Post-it” note...

3M passes the $100 billion valuation mark

ARTICLE Updated: Nov 11 2014 - 9:27 PM

The most valuable company in Minnesota is now worth $100 billion.3M Co. passed the threshold on Thursday when its stock rose to $156.05, a level it has closed above the past three trading days.The...

At 3M, solar power becomes an employee benefit

ARTICLE Updated: Oct 22 2014 - 6:58 AM

Solar power is the newest employee benefit.In the first program of its kind, 3M Co. is one of three large U.S. companies that are offering assistance to employees who want solar panels at their homes....

3M to expand health care plant in South Dakota

ARTICLE Updated: Oct 2 2014 - 8:55 PM

3M Co. will invest $57.6 million to expand its flagship health care plant in Brookings, S.D., the company said early Friday.The project includes adding 44,000 square feet to the existing factory and...

Ecolab, 3M send medical supplies to West Africa

ARTICLE Updated: Aug 21 2014 - 1:25 PM

The 3M Co. and Ecolab Inc. joined the fight against the deadly Ebola virus and are sending millions of dollars worth of medical supplies to aid workers in West Africa, the companies said...

3M introduces their latest, digital 3-D dental camera

ARTICLE Updated: Aug 9 2014 - 2:00 PM

3M’s new 3-D camera may look like a pen destined for a shirt pocket, but it’s actually targeted for your mouth.The Maplewood company introduced the $15,000 gadget at a dentist conference in...

3M's electronics unit revives, lifting 2Q profit

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 25 2014 - 5:50 AM

3M Co. for the second straight quarter saw all of its businesses grow in sales and profits, including the electronics unit that slumped last year.The across-the-board performance fueled a 6 percent...

3M spends $885M for full control of Japanese unit

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 16 2014 - 9:34 PM

Fulfilling its promise to make more acquisitions, 3M Co. said Wednesday that it will buy the remaining 25 percent of a jointly owned Japanese electronics firm for about $885 million.3M’s purchase of...

Environmental group tries to shame 3M with plane over Target Field

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 16 2014 - 2:50 PM

An environmental group that has a growing beef with 3M about its sustainability practices picked the All-Star Game on Tuesday to lodge its latest grievance against the company.California-based...

Khandpur tapped as R&D chief at 3M

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 14 2014 - 7:44 PM

3M Co. appointed Ashish Khandpur as its new head of research and development and chief technology officer on Monday. He will lead one of America’s biggest R&D operations with a $1.7 billion...

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