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55. Sysco
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Rank: 55 (Previous rank: 62)
CEO: William J. DeLaney III
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 36,853.3 -1.8
Profits 1,055.9 -4.5
Assets 10,216.6
Stockholders' equity 3,449.7
Market value (3/26/2010) 17,284.6
Profits as % of  
Revenues 2.9
Assets 10.3
Stockholders' equity 30.6
Earnings per share  
2009 $ 1.77
% change from 2008 -2.2
1999-2009 annual growth rate % 12.6
Total return to investors %
2009 26.7
1999-2009 annual rate 5.6
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 Sysco 55 36,853.3
2 CHS 91 25,729.9
3 Nash-Finch 400 5,212.7
4 Core-Mark Holding 419 5,015.6
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2009.
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