Skip to Content
  • Previous Rank
    54
  • Revenues ($M)
    $58,727.3
  • Revenue Percent Change
    6.1%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,430.8
  • Profits Percent Change
    25.2%
  • Assets ($M)
    $18,070.4
  • Employees
    67,000

Sysco ended its 2018 fiscal year with more than $1.4 billion in profits, up a whopping 25.2% last year, despite rising national operational costs. Although the food distributor only jumped one spot on the Fortune 500, the Houston, Texas-based company is anticipating further growth in 2019. In April, Sysco announced that it acquired California-based sister companies J&M Wholesale Meats and Imperio Foods, both of which focus on the Hispanic customer segment and had a combined $44 million in sales last year. Sysco had $58.7 billion in sales across 600,000 customer locations in 2018.

Created with sketchtool.Created with sketchtool.Looking for leads, investment insights, or competitive intelligence?Buy Now

Company Info

CEO
Kevin P. Hourican
CEO Title
President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Wholesalers
Industry
Wholesalers: Food and Grocery
HQ Location
Houston, Texas
Websitehttp://www.sysco.com
Years on Fortune 500 List25
Employees67,000
Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2018.

Sysco Rank History

placeholder

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$58,727.36.1%
Profits ($M)$1,430.825.2%
Assets ($M)$18,070.4-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$2,507.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues2.4%
Profits as % of Assets7.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity57.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.7
EPS % Change (from 2017)29.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)10.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)4.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)5.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)14.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)14.1%