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Hormel Foods

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  • Previous Rank323
  • Revenues ($M)$9,545.7
  • Revenue Percent Change4.1%
  • Profits ($M)$1,012.1
  • Profits Percent Change19.5%
  • Assets ($M)$8,142.3
  • Employees20,100

The food company based in Austin, Minn., has a portfolio of brands that includes Spam, Skippy, and Dinty Moore.

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Company Info

James P. Snee
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Food Consumer Products
HQ Location
Austin, Minn.
Years on Fortune 500 List65
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2018.

Hormel Foods Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,545.74.1%
Profits ($M)$1,012.119.5%
Assets ($M)$8,142.3-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$5,600.8-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues10.6%
Profits as % of Assets12.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity18.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.86
EPS % Change (from 2017)18.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)13.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)13.6%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)19.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)15.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)20.7%