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  • Previous Rank400
  • Revenues ($M)$5,568
  • Revenue Percent Change-14.4%
  • Profits ($M)$2,488
  • Profits Percent Change183.4%
  • Assets ($M)$11,767
  • Employees11,000
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$18,986

Symantec provides security, storage, and systems management products to help its customers protect their information and data.

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Company Info

Gregory S. Clark
CEO Title
Chief Executive Officer & Director
Computer Software
HQ Location
Mountain View, CA
Years on Fortune 500 List10
Figures are for fiscal year ended March 31, 2016.

Symantec Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,568-14.4%
Profits ($M)$2,488183.4%
Assets ($M)$11,767-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,676-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$18,986-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues44.7%
Profits as % of Assets21.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity67.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.71
EPS % Change (from 2015)194.4%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)37.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)37.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)40.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)15.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.3%