FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Pilgrim's Pride
Rank: 382 (Previous rank: 364)
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CEO: O. B. Goolsby Jr.
Address: 4845 U.S. Highway 271 N., Pittsburg, TX 75686
Phone: 903-434-1000
Website: http://www.pilgrimspride.com
Revenues 5,666.3 5.6
Profits 265.0 106.5
Assets 2,511.9
Stockholders' Equity 1,223.6
Market Value 3/17/2006 1,474.9
Revenues 4.7
Assets 10.5
Stockholders' equity 0.0
2005 $ 3.98
% change from 2004 94.1
1995-2005 annual growth rate % N.A.
2005 8.3
1995-2005 annual rate 22.5
Industry: Food Production
1 Archer Daniels Midland 56 35,943.8
2 Tyson Foods 80 26,014.0
3 Smithfield Foods 205 11,354.2
4 Pilgrim's Pride 382 5,666.3
5 Chiquita Brands Intl. 505 3,904.4
6 Seaboard 652 2,688.9
7 Corn Products Intl. 721 2,360.4
8 Gold Kist 738 2,304.3
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2005.
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