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  • Previous Rank227
  • Revenues ($M)$14,093.20
  • Revenue Percent Change13.7%
  • Profits ($M)$2,310.40
  • Profits Percent Change75.5%
  • Assets ($M)$253,941.20
  • Employees15,378
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$17,643.00

The financial services company offers retirement plans, insurance, and asset management.

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Company Info

Daniel J. Houston
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Insurance: Life, Health (stock)
HQ Location
Des Moines, Iowa
Years on Fortune 500 List24

Principal Financial Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$14,093.2013.7%
Profits ($M)$2,310.4075.5%
Assets ($M)$253,941.20-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$12,849.30-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$17,643.00-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues16.4%
Profits as % of Assets0.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity18%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.88
EPS % Change (from 2016)75.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)25.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)9.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)25.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)23.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)2.9%