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  • Previous Rank460
  • Revenues ($M)6,265
  • Revenue Percent Change13.2%
  • Profits ($M)1,139
  • Profits Percent Change6%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)13,382

The global media company behind Discovery Channel, TLC, and Animal Planet reaches 3 billion subscribers in 220 countries.

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Company Info

CEO
David M. Zaslav
Industry
Entertainment
Sector
Media
HQ Location
Silver Spring, MD
Websitehttp://www.discoverycommunications.com
Years on List2

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)6,26513.2%
Profits ($M)1,1396%
Total Stockholder Equity5,602-
Employees6,800-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)13,382-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues18.2%
Profits as % of Assets7.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity20.3%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.66
EPS % Change (from 2013)11.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)20.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)-23.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)17.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-