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Post Holdings

  • Previous Rank512
  • Revenues ($M)$6,257.2
  • Revenue Percent Change19.7%
  • Profits ($M)$467.3
  • Profits Percent Change867.5%
  • Assets ($M)$13,057.5
  • Employees11,550

St. Louis-based Post Holdings is in the business of consumer packaged goods—some of its U.S. consumer brands include Grape Nuts and Great Grains cereals.

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Company Info

CEO
Robert V. Vitale
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Industry
Food Consumer Products
HQ Location
St. Louis, Mo.
Websitehttp://www.postholdings.com
Years on Fortune 500 List1
Employees11,550
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2018.

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$6,257.219.7%
Profits ($M)$467.3867.5%
Assets ($M)$13,057.5-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,050.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7.5%
Profits as % of Assets3.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity15.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)6.16
EPS % Change (from 2017)1132.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)83.0%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)12.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)12.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-