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  • Previous Rank295
  • Revenues ($M)$9,167.50
  • Revenue Percent Change-3.7%
  • Profits ($M)$846.7
  • Profits Percent Change-4.9%
  • Assets ($M)$6,975.90
  • Employees20,200
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$18,173.60

The food company based in Austin, Minn., has a portfolio of brands that includes Spam, Muscle Milk, and Dinty Moore.

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Company Info

CEO
James P. Snee
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Industry
Food Consumer Products
HQ Location
Austin, Minn.
Websitehttp://www.hormelfoods.com
Years on Fortune 500 List24
Employees20,200
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2017.

Hormel Foods Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,167.50-3.7%
Profits ($M)$846.7-4.9%
Assets ($M)$6,975.90-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,935.90-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$18,173.60-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues9.2%
Profits as % of Assets12.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.2%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.57
EPS % Change (from 2016)-4.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)11%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)11.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)6.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)20.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)15.7%