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  • Previous Rank523
  • Revenues ($M)$6,995
  • Revenue Percent Change45.6%
  • Profits ($M)$-11.9
  • Profits Percent Change-
  • Assets ($M)$5,506
  • Employees41,000
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$830

The American retailer of women’s clothing running under the name Dressbarn also owns Maurices, Justice, Lane Bryant, and Catherines stores and is also the parent company of Ann, Inc. which operates Ann Taylor and Loft stores. The company first started to provide women with wear-to-work clothes in 1962, at a time when women in the U.S. were first entering the workforce.

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Company Info

CEO
David R. Jaffe
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Retailing
Industry
Specialty Retailers: Apparel
HQ Location
Mahwah, NJ
Websitehttp://www.ascenaretail.com
Years on Fortune 500 List1
Employees41,000
Figures are for fiscal year ended July 31, 2016.

Ascena Retail Group Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$6,99545.6%
Profits ($M)$-11.9-
Assets ($M)$5,506-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,863-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$830-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues-0.2%
Profits as % of Assets-0.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-0.6%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)-0.06
EPS % Change (from 2015)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)-37.2%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-16.1%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-6.1%