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  • Previous Rank760
  • Revenues ($M)2,991
  • Revenue Percent Change5%
  • Profits ($M)659
  • Profits Percent Change11.5%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)19,026
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Company Info

CEO
Paul C. Varga
Industry
Beverages
Sector
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
HQ Location
Louisville, KY
Websitehttp://www.brown-forman.com
Years on List-

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)2,9915%
Profits ($M)65911.5%
Total Stockholder Equity2,032-
Employees4,100-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)19,026-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues22%
Profits as % of Assets16.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity32.4%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.06
EPS % Change (from 2013)11.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)9.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)10.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)17.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)23.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)16.1%