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  • Previous Rank938
  • Revenues ($M)$2,033.9
  • Revenue Percent Change-1.8%
  • Profits ($M)$105.7
  • Profits Percent Change-0.6%
  • Assets ($M)$2,168.6
  • Employees24,000
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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, 2018.

Universal Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,033.9-1.8%
Profits ($M)$105.7-0.6%
Assets ($M)$2,168.6-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,342.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.2%
Profits as % of Assets4.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity7.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4.14
EPS % Change (from 2017)370.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-2.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)1.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)7.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)3.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)10.6%