Talk:ITT Corporation

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Updating name, financials and description[edit]

Hi… By way of introduction, my name is Kathleen and I work with ITT. I’d like some community help in addressing three out-of-date items here on the page, which would bring the article up-to-date.

Our Name: We went from "ITT Corp." to "ITT Inc." in 2016 due to the formation of a new holding company.


Our Financials: The current numbers are from 2013 and 2015 was announced last spring. If you like, I can update these myself since they are audited/reported numbers.

The numbers are: Revenue: US $2.5 billion, Operating Income: US $380.1 million, Net income: US $351.8 million, Total assets: US $ 3.7 billion, Total equity: US $1.4 billion, Number of employees: 9,700


Our Description: Given the reorganization of the company, the business we’re in has changed a bit relative to what’s currently in the article. For instance, we’re now organized around Industrial Process, Motion Technologies, Interconnect Solutions and Control Technologies.


Primary sources, yes, but ones that are audited/checked/verified, etc.

Let me know if this is enough to go on. UPDATE: Made some refinements since I first posted 30 minutes ago. -- Kathleen Bark (talk) 20:54, 8 November 2016 (UTC)

hello Kathleen, I don't see a problem with the proposed content. However, the sources are not sufficient as they fall under WP:PRIMARY , certainly for the name change. May I suggest you use :

instead. This will lead to changing the article for company name, as well as a proposal for renaming the article page. The rest changes are straight forward and can be done anytime. Devopam (talk) 07:45, 26 December 2016 (UTC)

Thanks for this. Am I correct in understanding that it would be okay if I made these changes? If so, I’ll do so and report back here. -- Kathleen Bark (talk) 20:11, 3 February 2017 (UTC)
I’ve updated based on the EDGAR filings. Please someone without COI check my work? -- Kathleen Bark (talk) 17:50, 15 March 2017 (UTC)