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  • Previous Rank531
  • Revenues ($M)$5,036.70
  • Revenue Percent Change5.3%
  • Profits ($M)$175.3
  • Profits Percent Change-38.8%
  • Assets ($M)$4,557.70
  • Employees21,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$4,828.80
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Company Info

Robert C. Tiede
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Packaging, Containers
HQ Location
Hartsville, S.C.
Years on Fortune 500 List-

Sonoco Products Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,036.705.3%
Profits ($M)$175.3-38.8%
Assets ($M)$4,557.70-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,707.10-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$4,828.80-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues3.5%
Profits as % of Assets3.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity10.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.74
EPS % Change (from 2016)-38.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-1.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-1.9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)3.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)15.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.6%