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  • Previous Rank789
  • Revenues ($M)$3,291
  • Revenue Percent Change21.6%
  • Profits ($M)$290.8
  • Profits Percent Change30.9%
  • Assets ($M)$2,948
  • Employees11,800
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$8,995
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Company Info

Vernon J. Nagel
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Electronics, Electrical Equipment
HQ Location
Atlanta, GA
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2016.

Acuity Brands Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$3,29121.6%
Profits ($M)$290.830.9%
Assets ($M)$2,948-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,660-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$8,995-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues8.8%
Profits as % of Assets9.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)6.63
EPS % Change (from 2015)30.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)22.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)11%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)-1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)34.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)19.3%