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FORBES Global 2000 Ranking – 2019

It’s been a rollercoaster of a year for global markets: Stocks saw both major gains and losses as volatility ticked upwards, trade tensions between the United States and China heated up, and many companies got a boost from new American corporate tax legislation. Forbes’ 17th annual ranking of the world’s largest public companies is a reflection …
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2019 Fortune 500 List: Largest US Companies

This year’s Fortune 500 marks the 65th running of the list. In total, Fortune500 companies represent two-thirds of the U.S. GDP with $13.7 trillion in revenues, $1.1 trillion in profits, $22.6 trillion in market value, and employ 28.7 million people worldwide. Walmart once again leads Fortune’s list of the 500 biggest US companies by revenue ($514,450 million). The world’s …
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FORBES Global 2000 Ranking – 2017

FORBES Global 2000 is a comprehensive annual ranking of the world’s largest public companies. The 2017 Global 2000 is bigger and more valuable in the aggregate than last year’s list, with higher sales, profits, assets and market values. The list as a whole is significantly more valuable from the year prior, with aggregate market capitalization …
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FORBES Global 2000 ranking

FORBES Global 2000 is a comprehensive annual ranking of the world’s largest public companies. The 2016 list features public companies from 63 countries that together account for $35 trillion in revenue, $2.4 trillion in profit, $162 trillion of assets, and have a combined market value of $44 trillion. In this 2016 ranking, U.S. and China-based companies …
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500 Largest US Companies 2013

Walmart once again leads Fortune’s list of the 500 biggest US companies by revenue. The world’s biggest retailer succeeded in posting strong growth despite a challenging economy for its shoppers. Exxon Mobil, which dropped to second spot with total revenue of $449.9-billion, was still the most profitable.of the Fortune 500 companies. Two other oil companies – California-based Chevron …
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500 Largest US Companies 2012

Exxon Mobil has reclaimed the top spot from Wall-Mart, now sitting in 2nd, on the Fortune 500 and is once again the United States’ top-earning company. Two other oil companies – San Ramon, Calif.-based Chevron (No. 3) and Houston-based ConocoPhillips (No. 4) – and General Motors rounded out the top five. According to Fortune, rising oil prices, especially …
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Latin America’s Top 500 Companies

Brazilian petrol giant Petrobras is the largest company in Latin America, with total sales of $104,933m, according to Latin Business Chronicle’s latest ranking of the 500 largest companies in Latin America. The Top 5 of the list is rounded out by the Mexican petrol company Pemex ($83.4m) in second, followed by the Spanish telecom firm …
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500 Largest US Companies 2010

Wal-Mart Stores, the world’s largest retailer, has reclaimed the top spot from Exxon Mobil in the Fortune 500 ranking of biggest US companies. Chevron remains in third spot. The firms surveyed suffered an average fall in sales in 2009 of 8.7 percent, largely due to the severe recession. The banks JPMorgan Chase & Co and …
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Green Rankings of America's Largest 500 Companies 2009

Leading IT company Hewlett-Packard took top spot in Newsweek‘s inaugural Green Rankings of the 500 largest U.S. companies. They were followed by Dell and Johnson & Johnson in second and third place, respectively. Companies were ranked based on their actual environmental performance, policies, and reputation as measured by leading environmental researchers KLD Research & Analytics, …
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