Ross Stores

Meet a fast-growing retail leader. Over the past 30+ years, Ross Stores has grown from a six-store chain into an $11 billion, Fortune 500 Company. We operate our off price businesses in a way that keeps costs low so we can pass the savings to our customers. We continue to open new stores and our sales growth has outpaced traditional retailers for the past three years. Ross Dress for Less has 1,250+ stores in 33 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. dd’s DISCOUNTS has 165+ stores in 15 states.
Company Growth (employees)
Dublin, US
Size (employees)
77,800 (est)
Ross Stores was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Dublin, US

Key People at Ross Stores

Barbara Rentler

Barbara Rentler

Chief Executive Officer
Michael Balmuth

Michael Balmuth

Executive Chairman of the Board
Brian Morrow

Brian Morrow

President and Chief Merchandising Officer
Michael O'Sullivan

Michael O'Sullivan

President and Chief Operating Officer
Michael Hartshorn

Michael Hartshorn

Group Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Ross Stores Office Locations

Ross Stores has offices in Dublin, Carlisle, Moreno Valley, Perris and in 2 other locations
Dublin, US (HQ)
5130 Hacienda Dr
Los Angeles, US
979 110 E 9th St
New York, US
1372 Broadway
Perris, US
3404 Indian Ave
Moreno Valley, US
17800 Perris Blvd
Carlisle, US
1707 Shearer Dr

Ross Stores Metrics

Ross Stores Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$12.9 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

$3.7 b

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

$1.1 b

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$25.7 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)

Ross Stores's current market capitalization is $25.7 b.
Ross Stores's revenue was reported to be $12.9 b in FY, 2016 which is a 7.8% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$10.2 b$11 b$11.9 b$12.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$7.4 b$7.9 b$8.6 b$9.2 b

Gross profit

$2.9 b$3.1 b$3.4 b$3.7 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

$8.9 b$9.6 b$10.3 b$11.1 b


$1.3 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

($247 k)$3 m$12.6 m$16.5 m

Pre tax profit

$1.3 b$1.5 b$1.6 b$1.8 b

Income tax expense

$506 m$560.6 m$591.1 m$668.5 m

Net Income

$837.3 m$924.7 m$1 b$1.1 b
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$423.2 m$696.6 m$761.6 m

Accounts Receivable

$62.6 m$73.3 m$73.6 m$75.2 m

Current Assets

$1.9 b$2.3 b$2.4 b


$1.9 b$2.3 b$2.3 b

Total Assets

$3.9 b$4.7 b$4.9 b

Accounts Payable

$779.5 m$1 b$945.6 m$1 b

Total Debt

$150 m$398.4 m$396 m

Current Liabilities

$1.4 b$1.7 b$1.6 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

$935.6 m$1 b$1.1 b

Retained Earnings

$1.2 b$1.4 b$1.6 b

Total Equity

$2.5 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.2 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0 x0.1 x0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$837.3 m$924.7 m$1 b$1.1 b

Accounts Payable

($4.1 m)$204.2 m($41.5 m)$83.1 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$1 b$1.4 b$1.3 b

Purchases of PP&E

($550.5 m)($646.7 m)($367 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

($563.8 m)($639 m)($362.5 m)

Dividends Paid

($147.9 m)($168.5 m)($192.3 m)

Interest Paid

$9.7 m$9.7 m$18 m

Income Taxes Paid

$506.2 m$510.1 m$523.6 m

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