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  • Previous Rank510
  • Revenues ($M)$5,238.1
  • Revenue Percent Change-0.6%
  • Profits ($M)$156.9
  • Profits Percent Change-17.4%
  • Assets ($M)$2,023.3
  • Employees23,250
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Company Info

Bruce K. Thorn
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Specialty Retailers: Other
HQ Location
Columbus, Ohio
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2019.

Big Lots Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,238.1-0.6%
Profits ($M)$156.9-17.4%
Assets ($M)$2,023.3-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$693.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues3.0%
Profits as % of Assets7.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity22.6%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.83
EPS % Change (from 2017)-12.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)12.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)7.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-46.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-0.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.2%