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  • Previous Rank412
  • Revenues ($M)$6,873.00
  • Revenue Percent Change5.8%
  • Profits ($M)$-337
  • Profits Percent Change-128.2%
  • Assets ($M)$22,555.00
  • Employees7,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$11,155.60

The entertainment company delivers more than 8,000 hours of original programming each year with a portfolio that includes Investigation Discovery, Food Network, TLC, OWN, HGTV and Discovery Channel.

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Company Info

David M. Zaslav
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
HQ Location
Silver Spring, Md.
Years on Fortune 500 List5
Acquired Scripps Networks Interactive (2017 rank: 655) and changed name from Discovery Communications, March 6, 2018.

Discovery Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$6,873.005.8%
Profits ($M)$-337-128.2%
Assets ($M)$22,555.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,610.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$11,155.60-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues-4.9%
Profits as % of Assets-1.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-7.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)-0.59
EPS % Change (from 2016)-130.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-18.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-6.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)6.9%