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  • Revenues ($M)
    $9,264
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -0.6%
  • Profits ($M)
    $686
  • Profits Percent Change
    13.8%
  • Assets ($M)
    $6,140
  • Employees
    20,700
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $22,914
  • Previous Rank
    310
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    B+

The food company based in Austin, Minn. has a portfolio of brands that includes Spam, Muscle Milk, and Dinty Moore. For more on Hormel, read Hormel Finds a New Recipe for Success.

Company Info

Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2015.
CEO
James P. Snee
Sector
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Industry
Food Consumer Products
HQ Location
Austin, MN
Websitehttp://www.hormelfoods.com
Years on Fortune 500 List22
Employees20,700

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,264-0.6%
Profits ($M)$68613.8%
Assets ($M)$6,140-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,998-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$22,914-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7.4%
Profits as % of Assets11.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.2%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.27
EPS % Change (from 2014)13.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)11.7%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)10.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)54.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)27.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)19.2%