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  • Revenues ($M)$4,296
  • Revenue Percent Change1.3%
  • Profits ($M)$402
  • Profits Percent Change-8.3%
  • Assets ($M)$4,508
  • Employees10,600
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$12,627
  • Previous Rank598
  • Morning Consult Brand Index-
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Company Info

Lawrence E. Kurzius
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Food Consumer Products
HQ Location
Sparks, MD
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Nov. 30, 2015.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$4,2961.3%
Profits ($M)$402-8.3%
Assets ($M)$4,508-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,670-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$12,627-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues9.3%
Profits as % of Assets8.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity24%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.11
EPS % Change (from 2014)-6.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)2.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)7.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)17.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)15.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13.3%