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John A. Purdy


Dean Foods


Dallas-based Dean Foods is a food and beverage company specializing in milk and dairy products that are distributed to all 50 states.

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Ralph P. Scozzafava

CEO Title

Chief Executive Officer & Director


Food, Beverages & Tobacco


Food Consumer Products

HQ Location

Dallas, TX

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,710-5.1%
Profits ($M)$119.9
Assets ($M)$2,606
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$610.6
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$1,786
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues1.6%
Profits as % of Assets4.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity19.6%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)1.31
EPS % Change (from 2015)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-8.6%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2016)29.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-1.9%
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