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  • Previous Rank457
  • Revenues ($M)5,631
  • Revenue Percent Change1.6%
  • Profits ($M)263
  • Profits Percent Change-68.7%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)8,350

The global packaging and specialty chemicals company works with the food and beverage, home and garden, beauty and tobacco industries.

* Acquired by WestRock (2014 Rank: 293), July 1, 2015.

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Company Info

CEO
John A. Luke Jr.
Industry
Packaging, Containers
Sector
Materials
HQ Location
Richmond, VA
Websitehttp://www.mwv.com
Years on List20

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)5,6311.6%
Profits ($M)263-68.7%
Total Stockholder Equity3,254-
Employees15,000-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)8,350-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues4.7%
Profits as % of Assets2.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity8.1%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.53
EPS % Change (from 2013)-67.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)3.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)26.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)15.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8%