Avon Products
1997 rank: 293
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FORTUNE 500 appearances:
Revenues 4,814.2 7.2 293 291
Profits 317.9 23.9 N.A. 255
Assets 2,222.4 ó N.A. 420
Stockholders' Equity 241.7 ó 471 470
Market Value 7,704.9 ó N.A. ó
Employees* 33,700 ó N.A. ó
Revenues 6.6 N.A. 214
Assets 14.3 N.A. ó
Stockholders' equity 131.5 N.A. ó
1996 ($) 2.38
1995 ($) 3.76
% change 26.6
10-year growth rate (%) 7.9
1996 55.4 N.A.
10-year annual rate 20.7 N.A.
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*Employee data is total number, not in $ millions.
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