ConAgra Foods, Inc. and Subsidiaries
Computation of Ratio of Earnings to Fixed Charges
($ in millions)
Thirty-nine weeks ended
February 22, 2015
Loss from continuing operations before income taxes and equity method investment earnings
Distributed income of equity method investees
Earnings available for fixed charges (a)
One third of rental expense (1)
Total fixed charges (b)
Ratio of earnings to fixed charges (a/b) (2)
(1) Considered to be representative of interest factor in rental expense.
(2) The Company has incurred losses from operations, and as a result, our earnings are insufficient to cover our fixed charges by $746.8 million.