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  • Previous Rank904
  • Revenues ($M)$2,071.20
  • Revenue Percent Change-2.3%
  • Profits ($M)$106.3
  • Profits Percent Change-2.5%
  • Assets ($M)$2,123.40
  • Employees24,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$1,214.70
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Company Info

George C. Freeman III
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
HQ Location
Richmond, Va.
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended March 31, 2017.

Universal Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,071.20-2.3%
Profits ($M)$106.3-2.5%
Assets ($M)$2,123.40-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,286.50-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$1,214.70-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.1%
Profits as % of Assets5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity8.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)0.88
EPS % Change (from 2016)-77.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-23%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-2.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-14.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)4.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.4%