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  • Revenues ($M)
    $2,272
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -10.6%
  • Profits ($M)
    $115
  • Profits Percent Change
    -23.1%
  • Assets ($M)
    $2,199
  • Employees
    27,000
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $1,291
  • Previous Rank
    854
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    -

Company Info

Figures are for fiscal year ended March 31, 2015.
CEO
George C. Freeman III
Sector
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Industry
Tobacco
HQ Location
Richmond, VA
Websitehttp://www.universalcorp.com
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Employees27,000
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Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,272-10.6%
Profits ($M)$115-23.1%
Assets ($M)$2,199-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,363-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$1,291-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5%
Profits as % of Assets5.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity8.4%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4.06
EPS % Change (from 2014)-22.7%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-6.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)0.9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)33%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)11.1%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)6.9%