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  • Previous Rank748
  • Revenues ($M)$2,996.60
  • Revenue Percent Change3.1%
  • Profits ($M)$90.7
  • Profits Percent Change2.3%
  • Assets ($M)$1,177.50
  • Employees7,903
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$2,540.20
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Company Info

Jose Luis Laparte
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
General Merchandisers
HQ Location
San Diego
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2017.

PriceSmart Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,996.603.1%
Profits ($M)$90.72.3%
Assets ($M)$1,177.50-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$708.8-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$2,540.20-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues3%
Profits as % of Assets7.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity12.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.98
EPS % Change (from 2016)2.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)5.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)21.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)12.5%