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  • Revenues ($M)$28,111
  • Revenue Percent Change2.4%
  • Profits ($M)$815
  • Profits Percent Change20%
  • Assets ($M)$238,472
  • Employees5,530
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)-
  • Previous Rank109
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    B-

It was a banner year for the Milwaukee-based life insurer, which logged 20% profit growth and record revenues in 2015. The firm’s assets reached $239 billion, another record. Northwestern Mutual, which distributes a dividend to policyholders each year, also continued to expand its financial planning business with the acquisition of LearnVest, a Millennial-friendly start-up offering financial advice online.

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Company Info

CEO
John E. Schlifske
Sector
Financials
Industry
Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual)
HQ Location
Milwaukee, WI
Websitehttp://www.northwesternmutual.com
Years on Fortune 500 List22
Employees5,530

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$28,1112.4%
Profits ($M)$81520%
Assets ($M)$238,472-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$19,656-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)--

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues2.9%
Profits as % of Assets0.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity4.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

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

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-