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  • Previous Rank277
  • Revenues ($M)$11,545.00
  • Revenue Percent Change10%
  • Profits ($M)$2,099.00
  • Profits Percent Change-12.3%
  • Assets ($M)$100,087.00
  • Employees16,500
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$25,430.90

The parent of the Discover and Diners Club cards is a direct bank and payment services company that offers consumer banking and lending.

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Company Info

David W. Nelms
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Commercial Banks
HQ Location
Riverwoods, Ill.
Years on Fortune 500 List10

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$11,545.0010%
Profits ($M)$2,099.00-12.3%
Assets ($M)$100,087.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$10,892.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$25,430.90-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues18.2%
Profits as % of Assets2.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity19.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.42
EPS % Change (from 2016)-6.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)16%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)8.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)19.4%