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  • Previous Rank524
  • Revenues ($M)$5,854
  • Revenue Percent Change22.1%
  • Profits ($M)$1,168.8
  • Profits Percent Change85.7%
  • Assets ($M)$12,707
  • Employees15,706
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$64,375

The American multinational computer software company is focused on the creation of multimedia, creative software products, and internet application software development. The company is most known for Photoshop, the PDF, Adobe Acrobat and Reader, Adobe Premiere, and the Creative Suite.

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Company Info

Shantanu Narayen
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Computer Software
HQ Location
San Jose, CA
Years on Fortune 500 List1
Figures are for fiscal year ended Nov. 30, 2016.

Adobe Systems Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,85422.1%
Profits ($M)$1,168.885.7%
Assets ($M)$12,707-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$7,425-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$64,375-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues20%
Profits as % of Assets9.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity15.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.32
EPS % Change (from 2015)87.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)7.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)10.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)9.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)29.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)9.6%