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351. Fortune Brands
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Rank: 351 (Previous rank: 351)
CEO: Bruce A. Carbonari
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 6,205.4 -12.7
Profits 242.8 -22.0
Assets 12,370.6
Stockholders' equity 5,092.4
Market value (3/26/2010) 7,456.0
Profits as % of  
Revenues 3.9
Assets 2.0
Stockholders' equity 4.8
Earnings per share  
2009 $ 1.60
% change from 2008 -20.8
1999-2009 annual growth rate % N.A.
Total return to investors %
2009 8.3
1999-2009 annual rate 5.8
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 Masco 291 7,858.0
2 Fortune Brands 351 6,205.4
3 Newell Rubbermaid 373 5,577.6
4 Jarden 406 5,152.6
5 Black & Decker 435 4,775.1
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
Revenues: Excise taxes have been deducted.
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Fortune Brands
520 Lake Cook Rd.
Deerfield, IL 60015
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