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  • Revenues ($M)$2,910
  • Revenue Percent Change4.4%
  • Profits ($M)$231
  • Profits Percent Change-2%
  • Assets ($M)$2,101
  • Employees6,588
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$4,694
  • Previous Rank798
  • Morning Consult Brand Index-
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Company Info

Erik Gershwind
Wholesalers: Diversified
HQ Location
Melville, NY
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2015.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,9104.4%
Profits ($M)$231-2%
Assets ($M)$2,101-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,333-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$4,694-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7.9%
Profits as % of Assets11%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.4%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.74
EPS % Change (from 2014)-0.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)9.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)8.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-29.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-0.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)5.7%