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Abbott Laboratories – American pharmaceutical manufacturing company. Provides some of the world’s best selling drugs, such as Brufen (branded ibuprofen) and Klacid (a macrolide antibiotic).

2016 net sales: $20.853 billion USD – 2016 net earnings: $1.400 billion USD

ABB Group – a Swiss multinational robotics company, based in Zurich.

2016 revenue: $33.828 billion USD – 2016 net income: $2.034 billion USD

Adobe Systems Incorporated – computer software company based in San Jose, California, USA. Introduced the Portable Document Format (PDF), and Adobe Acrobat and Reader software.

2016 revenue: $5.854 billion USD – 2016 net income: $1.168 billion USD

ADT Corporation, The – provider of electronic security and alarm monitoring services. It is based in Boca Raton, Florida.

2014 revenue: $3.408 billion USD – 2014 net income: $304 million USD

The AES Corporation – electricity and natural gas company, based in Arlington, Virginia, USA. It provides oil and gas to customers in more than 21 countries.

2014 revenue: $17.146 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,147 million USD

Aetna, Inc. – an American health care company. It provides a vast range range of traditional, voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance products.

2014 revenue: $58.003 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2.040 billion USD

Aflac Incorporated – a supplemental insurance provider, based in Columbus, Georgia, USA.

2014 revenue: $22.728 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,951 million USD

Agilent Technologies – produces a wide range of measurement solutions, including: gas chromatographs and liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry tests.

2014 revenue: $6.981 billion USD – 2014 net income: $504 million USD

AGL Resources, Inc. – a leading natural gas distribution company in the US, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

2014 revenue: $5.385 billion USD – 2014 net income: $500 million USD

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. – an American supplier of industrial gases, performance materials, equipment and technology.

2014 revenue: $10.439 billion USD – 2014 net income: $993 million USD

Air France-KLM S.A. – an aviation holding company, headquartered in France at the Paris–Charles de Gaulle Airport.

2014 revenue: €24.930 billion EUR – 2014 net (loss): (189) billion EUR

Airgas, Inc. – supplies industrial, medical and specialty gases, in addition to producing and selling hard-goods, such as welding equipment and related products.

2014 revenue: $5.072 billion USD – 2014 net income: $350.784 million USD

Akamai Technologies, Inc. – an internet content delivery network company that focuses on providing cloud services for online content and business applications.

2014 revenue: $1.963 billion USD – 2014 net income: $333.948 million USD

Alcoa Inc. – a leading aluminum producer, with operations in more than 31 countries. It is based in New York City, USA.

2014 revenue: $23.906 billion USD – 2014 net income: $177 million USD

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – a US biopharmaceutical company well known for developing ‘Soliris’ the world’s first and only approved terminal complement inhibitor.

2014 revenue: $2.233 billion USD – 2014 net income: $656.912 million USD

Alibaba Group – an e-commerce company, based in Hangzhou, China.

2014 revenue: $8.446 billion USD – 2014 net income: $3,764 million USD

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) – an American company that produces speciality materials and components, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

2014 net sales: $4.223 billion USD – 2014 net income: $9.6 million USD

Allegion plc – a multinational security products and solutions company, based in Dublin, Ireland. Its products include: commercial and residential locks, exit devices, steel frames and doors, and access control systems.

2014 revenue: $2.118 billion USD – 2014 net income: $172.6 million USD

Allergan, Inc. – a pharmaceutical company that develops and markets medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and over-the-counter consumer products. Its leading products include: Botox® and Restasis®. 

2014 revenue: $7.237 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,528 million USD

Alliance Data Systems Corporation – a global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions, based in Plano, Texas, USA.

2014 revenue: $5.302 billion USD – 2014 net income: $506.293 million USD

Allstate Corporation, The – provides automotive, home, life, and business insurance. In addition to banking services, retirement, and investment products.

2014 revenue: $35.239 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2.850 million USD

Altera Corporation – a US global semiconductor company. It manufactures complex programmable logic devices (CPLDs), field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), and other high-value programmable solutions.

2014 revenue: $1.932 billion USD – 2014 net income: $472.658 million USD

Altria Group, Inc. – one of the world’s largest tobacco corporations. It is the parent company of Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, and John Middleton, Inc. 

2014 revenue: $24.522 billion USD – 2014 net income: $5.070 million USD

Ameren Corporation – a holding company for several power companies and energy companies, based in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. It is the leading electric power provider in Missouri and the third largest natural gas provider in Illinois.

2014 revenue: $6.053 billion USD – 2014 net income: $592 million USD

American Electric Power (AEP) – an American electric power company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, with the nation’s largest electricity transmission system.

2014 revenue: $17.020 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,638 million USD

American Tower Corporation – operator and developer of wireless and broadcast communication real estate, with more than 67,000 owned or managed sites across the world. 

2014 revenue: $4.100 billion USD – 2014 net income: $803.199 million USD

Ameriprise Financial, Inc. – a US financial services company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Its products include: financial planning, asset management, wealth management, and insurance services.

2014 revenue: $12.268 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,000 million USD

AmerisourceBergen Corporation – a multinational pharmaceutical services company, based in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, USA.

2014 revenue: $119.569 billion USD – 2014 net income: $276.484 million USD

América Móvil – a leading multinational wireless communications services provider, based in Mexico City, Mexico.

2014 revenue: $57.635 billion USD – 2014 net income: $3,227 million USD

Ametek, Inc. – a global manufacturer of electromechanical devices and electronic instruments, based in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, USA.

2014 revenue: $4.021 billion USD – 2014 net income: $584.460 million USD

Amgen Inc. – a multinational biotech company that focuses on developing a range of medications against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, bone disease and other serious illnesses.

2014 revenue: $20.063 billion USD – 2014 net income: $5,158 million USD

Amphenol Corporation – an electronics products manufacturer, based in Connecticut, USA. The company produces electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, coaxial and flat-ribbon cable, and interconnect systems.

2014 revenue: $5.345 billion USD – 2014 net income: $715.2 million USD

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation – a multinational American oil and gas company, based in The Woodlands, Texas, USA.

2014 revenue: $18,470 billion USD – 2014 net income: $(1,563) million USD

Analog Devices, Inc. – focuses on data conversion and signal conditioning technology. It is based in Norwood, Massachusetts, USA.

2014 revenue: $2.864 billion USD – 2014 net income: $629,320 million USD

Aon plc – a multinational financial services company, based in London, England. Its main services include insurance and reinsurance brokerage, outsourcing solutions, risk management, and human resource solutions, retail brokerage, retirement, compensation, and investment consulting.

2014 revenue: $12.045 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,431 million USD

Apache Corporation – an independent oil and gas corporation, based in Houston, Texas, USA. The company produced 277.7 million barrels of oil equivalent in 2013.

2014 revenue: $13.851 billion USD – 2014 net income: $(5,403) million USD

Aimco – also known as the Apartment Investment and Management Company, Aimco is a US operator of apartment communities.

2014 revenue: $984.363 million USD – 2014 net income: $356.111 million USD

Applied Materials, Inc. – provides services and software to enable the production of advanced semiconductors, flat panel displays and solar photovoltaic products.

2014 net sales: $9.072 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,072 million USD

Archer Daniels Midland Company, The (ADM) – a food-processing and commodities-trading corporation, based in Illinois, USA.

2014 revenue: $81.201 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,253 million USD

Assurant, Inc. – an American insurance provider, based in New York City. 

2014 revenue: $10.381 billion USD – 2014 net income: $470,907 million USD

AT&T Inc. – a multinational telecommunications company, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, USA. It is the largest provider of fixed telephony in the US and one of the largest mobile telecom operators worldwide.

2014 revenue: $132.447 billion USD – 2014 net income: $6,518 million USD

Autodesk, Inc. – a multinational American software corporation. Its flagship products include: AutoCAD® , 3ds Max®, and Maya®.

2015 revenue: $2.512 billion USD – 2015 net income: $81.8 million USD

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP) – provides business outsourcing, payroll, tax, benefits, administration solutions, and integrated computing solutions.

2014 revenue: $12.206 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,515 million USD

AbbVie – a multinational research-based biopharmaceutical company. Its flagship product is HUMIRA – used to treat autoimmune diseases.

2014 revenue: $19.960 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,774 million USD

ACE Limited – the parent company of the ACE Group, which is one of the world’s leading property and casualty insurers.

2014 revenue: $19.171 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,853 million USD

Actavis plc – a multinational pharmaceutical company, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. It is one of the world’s leading generics prescription drug manufacturers.

2014 revenue: $13.062 billion USD – 2014 net loss: $(1,630) million USD

AutoNation Inc – one of America’s leading retailers of new and pre-owned cars, SUVs, and trucks. It owns and operates over 267 dealerships across 15 states.

2014 revenue: $19.108 billion USD – 2014 net income: $418.7 million USD

AutoZone Inc. – a US based retailer of automotive parts and accessories, headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.

2014 revenue: $9.475 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,069.7 million USD

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. – a real estate investment trust (a “REIT”) that focuses on the development, acquisition and management of high-quality apartment communities across the US.

2014 revenue: $1.685 billion USD – 2014 net income: $697.327 million USD

Avery Dennison Corporation – a US labeling and packaging materials company, based in East Pasadena, California.

2014 revenue: $6.330 billion USD – 2014 net income: $248.9 million USD

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) – a multinational insurance company, based in New York City, USA. It is at the forefront of providing property casualty insurance, life insurance and retirement solutions.

2014 revenue: $64.406 billion USD – 2014 net income: $7,524 million USD

Avon Products, Inc. – sells beauty, fashion and home products, with a portfolio of well known brand names, such as: Avon Color, ANEW, Skin-So-Soft, Advance Techniques, Avon Naturals and mark.

2014 revenue: $8.851 billion USD – 2014 net loss: $(384.9) million USD

Aeon Co., Ltd. – one of Japan’s leading retailers, with more than 16,300 stores across 14 countries.

2014 revenue: $55.090 billion USD – 2014 net income: $447.061 million USD

Airbus SAS – a subsidiary of Airbus Group that focuses on aircraft manufacturing.

2014 revenue: €60.713 billion EUR – 2014 profit for the period: €2,350 million EUR

Aktiebolaget (AB) Volvo – Swedish manufacturer of automobiles, engines, and aerospace power systems.

2014 revenue: SEK 282.948 billion – 2014 income: SEK 2,235 million

Amazon.com – the world’s largest online retailer. The company is based in Seattle, Washington, USA.

2014 revenue: $88.988 billion USD – 2014 net income: $(241) million USD

American Express Company – a multinational banking and financial services company based in New York City, USA. It is the world’s largest card issuer by purchase volume.

2014 revenue: $34.292 billion USD – 2014 net income: $5,885 million USD

Anheuser-Busch InBev – a Belgian-Brazilian beverage company, with headquarters in Leuven, Belgium, and Sao Paolo, Brazil.

2014 revenue: $47.063 billion USD – 2014 net income: $11,320 million USD

Apple Inc. – often considered to be the most successful startup of all time. The company focuses on producing personal computers, portable media devices, cellular phones, and software.

2014 revenue: $182.795 billion USD – 2014 net income: $39,510 million USD

AstraZeneca – British and Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biologics company.

2014 revenue: $26.095 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,235 million USD

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BAE Systems plc – a multinational aerospace and defense company based in London, England. It is one of the leading defense contractors in the world.

2014 revenue: £15.430 billion GBP – 2014 net income: £1,300 million GBP

Baker Hughes – a US oilfield services company that focuses on evaluating geologic formations to place wells in the most productive zones within a reservoir. It is a leader in tricone and PDC drill bit, ream-while-drilling and casing drilling technology. 

2014 revenue: $24.551 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,731 million USD

Ball Corporation – an American provider of metal packaging for foods, drinks and household products, based in Broomfield, Colorado.

2014 revenue: $8.570 billion USD – 2014 net income: $498 million USD

Bank of America Corporation – a multinational banking and financial services company based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

2014 revenue: $84.247 billion USD – 2014 net income: $4,833 million USD

Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, The – an investment management and investment services company, headquartered in New York City, USA. It is a leading asset servicer. 

2014 revenue: $15.692 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,651 million USD

Barclays PLC – one of the world’s major banks and financial services provider, headquartered in London, England.

2014 net income: £25.768 million GBP – 2014 profit after tax: £845 million GBP

Bayer AG – German chemical and pharmaceutical company well known for inventing aspirin.

2014 revenue: €42.239 billion EUR – 2014 net income: €3,426 million EUR

Baxter International, Inc. –  an American health care company, based in Deerfield, Illinois, known for producing the first functioning artificial kidney in 1956.

2014 net sales: $16.671 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,497 million USD

BB&T Corporation – a financial services holding company, based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The company has 1,820 financial centers across 12 states and Washington D.C.

2014 net interest income: $5.374 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,226 million USD

Becton Dickinson and Company – a medical technology company that manufactures medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products. It is headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, USA.

2014 revenue: $8.446 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,185 million USD

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. – a US company that runs domestics merchandise and home furnishings retail stores in North America.

2015 revenue: $11,881 billion USD – 2015 net income: $957,474 million USD

Bemis Company – a multinational packaging company, headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, USA. It focuses on manufacturing packaging pressure sensitive materials used for labels.

2014 revenue: $4.343 billion USD – 2014 net income: $191.1 million USD

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. –  a US based holding company that owns a range of subsidiaries. It wholly owns GEICO, NetJets, Dairy Queen, BNSF, Lubrizol, Fruit of the Loom, and Helzberg Diamonds.

2014 revenue: $194.673 billion USD – 2014 net income: $19,872 million USD

BHP Billiton – an Australian multinational global resources company, based in Melbourne. It is one of the world’s largest mining companies.

2014 revenue: $67.206 billion USD – 2014 net income: $15,224 million USD

Biogen Idec Inc. – a biotechnology company, based in Cambridge Massachusetts, USA. It develops a range of treatment options for neurodegenerative diseases.

2014 revenue: $9.703 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,934 million USD

Blackberry Ltd. – a Canadian multinational mobile communications company, based in Waterloo, Ontario.

2015 revenue: $3.335 billion USD – 2015 net (loss): $(304) million USD

BlackRock, Inc. –  an investment management company and one of the world’s leading asset managers, based in New York City.

2014 revenue: $11,081 billion USD – 2014 net income: $3,264 million USD

BorgWarner Inc. – provides powertrain solutions, including: engine timing systems, boosting systems, ignition systems, air and noise management, cooling and controls.

2014 revenue: $8.305 billion USD – 2014 net income: $687.5 million USD

Boston Properties, Inc. – an real estate investment trust (REIT), based in Boston, Massachusetts that owns and operates income-producing real estate.

2014 revenue: $2.396 billion USD – 2014 net income: $526.057 million USD

Boston Scientific Corporation – an American multinational manufacturer of medical devices.

2014 revenue$7.380 billion USD – 2014 net loss: $(119) million USD

Bristol-Myers Squibb – multinational biopharmaceuticals company, based in New York City, USA. Its flagship drugs are: Abilify® (2013 sales of $2.3 billion), and the Sustiva® franchise (2013 sales of $1.6 billion).

2014 revenue: $15.879 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,029 million USD

Broadcom Corporation – focuses on semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. It is based in Irvine, California.

2014 revenue: $8.428 billion USD – 2014 net income: $652 million USD

Best Buy Co., Inc. – a multinational electronics retailer based in Richfield, Minnesota, USA.

2015 revenue: $40.339 billion USD – 2015 net income: $1,233 million USD

BNP Paribas – a French multinational bank and financial services company based in Paris.

2014 revenue: €39.168 billion EUR – 2014 net income: €507 million EUR

BMW AG – German manufacturer of motorcycles, engines, and automobiles

2014 revenue: €80.401 billion EUR – 2014 net income: €5,817 million EUR

Boeing Company, The – American manufacturer and provider of aircrafts, rockets, satellites, launch systems.

2014 revenue: $90.762 billion USD – 2014 net income: $5,446 billion USD

Bombardier Inc. – Canadian multinational aerospace company that produces both planes and trains.

2014 revenue: $20.111 billion USD – 2014 net income: $(1,246) million USD

BP plc – frequently referred to by its former name, “British Petroleum”, BP is one of the six “supermajor” oil companies. The company is based in London, England.

2014 revenue: $358.568 billion USD – 2014 net income: $4,003 million USD

Brinker International, Inc. –  one of the world’s largest casual dining restaurant companies. It operates and owns the Chili’s Grill & Bar and Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant chains.

2014 revenue:  $2.823 billion USD – 2014 net income: $154.039 million USD

Brown-Forman Corporation  one of America’s largest spirits and wine companies, based in Louisville, Kentucky.

2015 revenue: $4.096 billion USD – 2015 net income: $684 million USD

Burger King Worldwide, Inc. – franchising and operating fast food hamburger restaurants, mainly under the Burger King® brand.

2013 revenue: $1.1463 billion USD – 2013 net income: $233.7 million USD

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C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. – a multinational third party logistics provider, based in Minnesota, USA.

2014 revenue: $13.470 billion USD – 2014 net income: $449.711 million USD

CA Technologies, Inc. – an independent software corporation, headquartered in Islandia, New York, that focuses on providing enterprise information technology (IT) management software and solutions. 

2015 revenue: $4.262 billion USD – 2015 net income: $846 million USD

Cablevision Systems Corporation – one of the largest cable providers in the US, with most of the its customers living in New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.

2014 revenue: $6.460 billion USD – 2014 net income: $311.439 million USD

Cabot Oil & Gas – an independent corporation that focuses on the exploitation, exploration, and production of petroleum and natural gas. The company is based in Houston, Texas.

2014 revenue: $2.173 billion USD – 2014 net income: $104.468 million USD

Cameron International Corporation – an American company that focuses on providing flow equipment products, systems, and services.

2014 revenue: $10.381 billion USD – 2014 net income: $848 million USD

Campbell Soup Company –  a multinational producer and marketer of soup and canned food products, based in Camden, New Jersey, USA.

2014 revenue: $8.268 billion USD – 2014 net income: $807 million USD

Capital One Financial Corporation – a financial services holding company with a broad range of banking and non-banking subsidiaries. It specializes in credit cards, mortgages, car loans, banking and investment products.

2014 interest income: $19.397 billion USD – 2014 net income: $4,428 million USD

Cardinal Health, Inc. – a health care services company that specializes in drug development services for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry.

2015 revenue: $102.531 billion USD – 2015 net income: $1,215 million USD

CareFusion – a multinational medical technology corporation headquartered in San Diego, California, USA.

2013 revenue: $3.550 billion USD – 2013 net income: $385 million USD

CarMax, Inc. – a US retailer of used vehicles based in Richmond, Virginia.

2015 revenue: $14.268 billion USD – 2015 net income: $597.358 million USD

Carnival Corporation & plc – a leading cruise ship operator and one of the largest vacation corporations worldwide.

2014 revenue: $15.884 billion USD – 2014 net income: $1,236 million USD

Caterpillar Inc. – a US corporation that focuses on the development, production and marketing of mining and construction equipment, diesel-electric locomotives, industrial turbines, and natural gas and diesel engines.

2014 revenue: $55.184 billion USD – 2014 net income: $3,695 million USD

CBRE Group, Inc. – an American real estate services and investment firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

2014 revenue: $9.049 billion USD – 2014 net income: $348 million USD

CBS Corporation – a US mass media company,  active in every aspect of media and entertainment. It is headquartered in Manhattan, New York City.

2014 revenue: $13.806 billion USD – 2014 net income: $2,959 million USD

Celgene Corporation – a US biotechnology company that focuses on developing, manufacturing, and marketing drug therapies for the treatment of cancer and immune-inflammatory related diseases.

2013 revenue: $6.493 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.449 billion USD

CenterPoint Energy – an American energy delivery company headquartered in Houston, Texas.

2013 revenue: $8.106 billion USD – 2013 net income: $311 million USD

CenturyLink, Inc. – an American multinational network services company based in Monroe, Louisiana. It is currently the third largest communications company in the US (after AT&T and Verizon).

2013 revenue: $18.095 billion USD – 2013 net loss: $(239) million USD

21st Century Fox –  a multinational mass media corporation, based in New York City, United States.

2013 revenue: $27.675 billion USD – 2013 net income: $7.097 billion USD

Cerner Corporation – a US multinational health care company based in Kansas City, Missouri.

2013 revenue: $2.910 billion USD – 2013 net income: $398 million USD

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. – a US company that focuses on nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer manufacturing and distribution.

2013 revenue: $5.474 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.532 billion USD

Charles Schwab Corporation, The – an American financial services corporation based in San Francisco, California.

2013 revenue: $5.435 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.071 billion USD

Chesapeake Energy Corporation – an American oil and natural gas company based in Oklahoma City.

2013 revenue: $17.506 billion USD – 2013 net income: $894 million USD

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. – a US multinational company that owns and operates the “Chipotle Mexican Grill” chain of restaurants.

2013 revenue: $3.214 billion USD – 2013 net income: $327 million USD

Chubb Corporation, The – an American company, based in New Jersey, that focuses on selling property and casualty insurance products and services.

2013 revenue: $13.947 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.345 billion USD

Cigna – a global health service company, headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA.

2013 revenue: $32.380 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.478 billion USD

Cincinnati Financial Corporation – an American property casualty insurer group.

2013 revenue: $4.531 billion USD – 2013 net income: $517 million USD

Cintas Corporation, The – one of the largest US companies in the service industry, based in Mason, Ohio.

2013 revenue: $4.316 billion USD – 2013 net income: $315 million USD

Cisco Systems, Inc. – a US multinational company, based in California, that provides a range of networking services/solutions. 

2013 revenue: $48.607 billion USD – 2013 net income: $9.983 billion USD

Citrix Systems, Inc. – a leader in providing clients with virtualization services, mobility management, networking, and cloud services.

2013 revenue: $2.918 billion USD – 2013 net income: $339 million USD

Clorox Company, The – an American multinational manufacturer of consumer and professional products, based in Oakland, California.

2013 revenue: $5.623 billion USD – 2013 net profit: $572 million USD

CME Group, Inc. – offers risk management and investment services.

2013 revenue: $2.936 billion USD – 2013 net income: $978 million USD

CMS Energy – focuses on providing electric, natural gas, and independent power generation.

2013 revenue: $6.6 billion USD – 2013 net income: $454 million USD

Coach, Inc. –  designs, develops, manufactures and and markets “fine accessories and gifts”.

2013 revenue: $5.075 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.034 billion USD

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation – offers information technology (IT), consulting and business process services.

2013 revenue: $8.843 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.228 billion USD

Colgate-Palmolive Company – an American producer and distributor of household, health care and personal products.

2013 revenue: $17.420 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.241 billion USD

Comcast Corporation – a communications and media company, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

2013 revenue: $64.657 billion USD – 2013 net income: $7.135 billion USD

Comerica Incorporated – a financial services company, based in Dallas, Texas.

2013 revenue: $2.610 billion USD – 2013 net income: $541 million USD

Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) –  a US multinational that provides information technology  and professional services.

2013 revenue: $12.998 billion USD – 2013 net income: $690 million USD

ConAgra Foods, Inc. – a packaged food company, based in Omaha, Nebraska. It claims to be one of the largest private brand packaged food businesses in North America.

2013 revenue: $15.491 billion USD – 2013 net income: $786 million USD

CONSOL Energy – an American energy company based in Cecil Township, Pennsylvania. It is considered to be the leading producer of high-BTU bituminous coal in the US.

2013 revenue: $3.299 billion USD – 2013 net income: $659 million USD

Consolidated Edison, Inc. – operates regulated electric, gas and steam delivery businesses in the Northeast regions of the US.

2013 revenue: $12.354 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.062 billion USD

Constellation Brands, Inc. – one of America’s leading beer companies and the country’s leading multi-category beverage alcohol company.

2013 revenue: $2.796 billion USD – 2013 net income: $387 million USD

Corning Incorporated – a company based in New York, that focuses on manufacturing specialty glass and ceramics.

2013 revenue: $7.819 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.961 billion USD

Covidien – a multinational healthcare products company that focuses on the development, production and marketing of medical devices and medical/surgical supplies.

2013 revenue: $10.235 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.700 billion USD

Crown Castle International Corp. – operates and provides wireless infrastructure, including towers and other structures and distributed antenna systems (“DAS”).

2013 revenue: $3.002 billion USD – 2013 net income: $93 million USD

CSX Corporation – an American transportation company, based in Jacksonville, Florida, that focuses on providing rail-based transportation services.

2013 revenue: $12.026 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.864 billion USD

Cummins Inc. – an American corporation, based in Columbus, Indiana, that designs, manufactures, distributes and services diesel and natural gas engines and engine-related component products.

2013 revenue: $17.301 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.588 billion USD

Carrefour S.A. –  a French multinational retail company based in Greater Paris.

2013 revenue: €76.675 billion EUR – 2013 net income: €1.364 billion EUR

Chevron Corporation – one of the six major global oil companies, the Chevron Corporation has operations in over 150 countries and it is active in nearly every aspect of the oil and gas industry.

2013 revenue: $228.848 billion USD – 2013 net income: $21.597 billion USD

China Construction Bank – one of the world’s largest banks in terms of market capitalization. It is based in Beijing, China.

2013 net profit: 462.533 billion RMB – 2013 assets: 13,972.828 billion RMB

C. R. Bard Inc. – an American multinational developer, manufacturer, and marketer of medical equipment. It is based in Murray Hill, New Jersey.

2013 net sales: $3.049 billion USD – 2013 net income: $689 million USD

Chrysler Group LLC – American automobile manufacturer. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fiat SpA.

2013 revenue: $72 billion USD – 2013 operating profit: $3.2 billion USD

Citigroup Inc. – a banking and financial services company based in Manhattan, New York, USA.

2013 revenue: $76.366 billion USD – 2013 net income: $13.673 billion USD

Coca-Cola Company, The – a multinational beverage manufacturer, retailer, and marketer, based in Atlanta, USA.

2013 revenue: $46.854 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $1.90 USD

ConocoPhillips Co. –  a multinational energy corporation based in Houston, Texas, USA. The company focuses on upstream operations (exploration and production activities).

2013 revenue: $62.004 billion USD – 2013 net income: $8.428 billion USD

Costco Wholesale Corporation – the second largest retailer in the US and one of the largest retailers in the world. Costco is mainly marketed for large families and small businesses.

2013 revenue: $105.156 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.039 billion USD

Credit Suisse Group AG – a multinational banking and financial services company based in Zurich, Switzerland.

2013 revenue: 25.856 billion CHF – 2013 assets: 872.806 billion CHF

Crédit Agricole S.A. – a French multinational banking and financial services company, based in Paris.

2013 revenue: €16.015 billion EUR – 2013 assets: €1,536.9 billion EUR

CVS Caremark Corporation – CVS is currently the largest pharmacy health care provider in the United States with over 7,458 stores in 45 states.

2013 revenue: $126.761 billion USD – 2013 net income: $4.592 billion USD

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D. R. Horton – an American construction company, based in Forth Worth, Texas, that focuses on building residential houses.

2013 revenue: $6.259 billion USD – 2013 net income: $462.7 million USD

Danaher Corporation – focuses on the development, manufacturing and marketing of professional, industrial, medical and commercial products.

2013 revenue: $19.118 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.695 billion USD

Daimler AG – German multinational automotive company.

2013 revenue: €117.982 billion EUR – 2013 net profit: €8.720 billion EUR

Darden Restaurants, Inc. – one of the world’s leading restaurant operators. Its subsidiaries include Olive Garden, Red Lobster, LongHorn Steakhouse, Seasons 52, Eddie V’s, Yard House, and The Capital Grille.

2013 sales: $8.5519 billion USD – 2013 net earnings: $411.9 million USD

Deere & Company – develops agricultural machinery, construction equipment and forestry equipment.

2013 revenue: $37.795 billion USD – 2013 net income: $3.537 billion USD

De La Rue plc – the world’s leading printer and manufacturer of commercial banknotes and passports.

2014 revenue: £513.3 million GBP – 2013 operating income: £53.9 million GBP

Delta Air Lines, Inc. – an American airline, based in Atlanta, Georgia, that focuses on providing domestic and international air transportation for passengers and cargo.

2013 revenue: $37.773 billion USD – 2013 net income: $3.537 billion USD

Denbury Resources Inc. –  an American oil and gas exploration and production company, based in Plano, Texas.

2013 revenue: $2.517 billion USD – 2013 net income: $409 million USD

Dentsply International – develops, manufactures and markets consumable dental products for the professional dental market.

2013 revenue: $2.950 billion USD – 2013 net income: $318 million USD

Devon Energy Corporation – an American energy company, based in Oklahoma City.

2013 revenue: $10.397 billion USD – 2013 net (loss): $(20) million USD

Deutsche Bank AG – one of the world’s leading banks and financial services company. It is based in Frankfurt, Germany.

2013 net income: €681 million EUR – 2013 total assets: €1,611,400 EUR

Deutsche Telekom AG – an integrated telecommunications company, based in Bonn, Germany. 

2013 revenue: €60.1 billion EUR – 2013 net income: €0.9 billion EUR

Dean Foods – one of America’s leading food and beverage companies, headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

2013 net sales: $9.0 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $8.67 USD

Destination Maternity Corporation – an American designer and retailer of maternity apparel, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2013 revenue: $540.259 million USD – 2013 net income: $23.943 million USD

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. – an American deepwater drilling contractor, based in Houston, Texas, that provides drilling services to the energy industry.

2013 revenue: $2.920 billion USD – 2013 net income: $548 million USD

DirecTV – a multinational provider of digital television entertainment services, based in California. 

2013 revenue: $31.754 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.885 billion USD

Discover Financial Services – an American banking and payment services company, based in Riverwoods, Illinois.

2013 revenue: $8.2 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.470 billion USD

Discovery Communications, Inc. – an American mass media and entertainment company, based in Silver Spring, Maryland.

2013 revenue: $5.535 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.077 billion USD

DineEquity, Inc. – a leading American restaurant industry corporation that operates and franchises the IHOP® and Applebee’s® restaurant chains.

2013 revenue: $640.467 million USD – 2013 net income: $72.037 million USD

Dollar General Corporation – an American small-box discount retailer, based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

2013 revenue: $17.504 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.025 billion USD

Dollar Tree, Inc. – one of America’s largest retailers primarily competing in the dollar store and low-end retail markets, based in Chesapeake, Virginia.

2014 revenue: $7.840 billion USD – 2014 net income: $596.7 million USD

Dominion Resources, Inc. – an American energy and power company based in Richmond, Virginia. It is one of the country’s largest producers and transporters of energy.

2013 revenue: $13.120 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.720 billion USD

Dover Corporation, The – a multinational manufacturer that focuses on equipment and components, speciality systems, and support services.

2013 revenue: $8.729 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.003 billion USD

Dow Chemical C0., The – one of the world’s largest chemical manufacturers in terms of revenue and market capitalization (along with DuPont and BASF).

2013 revenue: $57.080 billion USD – 2013 net income: $4.816 billion USD

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. – a leading American manufacturer and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada and Mexico, based in Plano, Texas.

2013 revenue: $5.997 billion USD – 2013 net income: $634 million USD

DTE Energy Co. – an American energy company, based in Detroit, Michigan, that focuses on the development and management of electric and gas businesses and services in the United States.

2013 revenue: $9.661 billion USD – 2013 net income: $668 million USD

Duke Energy –  one of America’s leading electric power holding companies, based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

2013 revenue: $24.598 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.676 billion USD

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. – an American company, based in New York City, that provides commercial information and insight on businesses for use in business-to-business marketing, credit decisions and supply chain management.

2013 revenue: $1.655 billion USD – 2013 net income: $262.1 million USD

Dole Food Company, Inc. – one of the world’s leading producers and marketers of fresh fruit and vegetables.

2012 revenue: $4.247 billion USD

DuPont – an American chemical company, based in Wilmington, Delaware. It is one of the world’s largest chemical companies (in terms of market capitalization).

2013 revenue: $36.144 billion USD – 2013 net income: $4.862 billion USD

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E*Trade Financial Corporation – offers online discount stock brokerage services for self-directed investors.

2013 revenue: $1.723 billion USD – 2013 net income: $86.012 million USD

Eastman Chemical Company – one of America’s leading manufacturers of chemicals, fibers and plastics materials.

2013 revenue: $9.350 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.172 billion USD

Eaton Corporation – an American multinational provider of power management solutions, based in Dublin, Ireland.

2013 revenue: $22.046 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.873 billion USD

eBay, Inc. – an American multinational Internet corporation, based in San Jose, California, that owns and operates one of the world’s leading online marketplaces (eBay.com) and payment services (PayPal).

2013 revenue: $16.047 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.856 billion USD

Ecolab, Inc. – an American multinational provider of energy, water, and hygiene technologies, based in St. Paul, Minnesota.

2013 revenue: $13.253 billion USD – 2013 net income: $973.6 million USD

Edison International – an American utility holding company that generates and distributes electric power through its subsidiaries, based in Rosemead, California. 

2013 revenue: $12.581 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.015 billion USD

Edwards Lifesciences – a multinational American company that focuses on heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring. It mainly produces technologies in the areas of structural heart disease and critical care monitoring.

2013 revenue: $2.045 billion USD – 2013 net income: $391.7 million USD

Electronic Arts, Inc. (EA) – a multinational American corporation that develops, markets, publishes and distributes game software content and services.

2013 revenue: $3.757 billion USD – 2013 net income: $8 million USD

EMC Corporation – an American multinational information technology corporation, based in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.

2013 revenue: $23.222 billion USD – 2013 net income: $3.093 billion USD

Emerson Electric – a multinational American corporation that designs, produce and delivers products, systems and solutions in commercial, consumer, and industrial markets.

2013 revenue: $24.222 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.530 billion USD

Ensco plc – a multinational offshore drilling services provider, headquartered in London, England. The company has drilled wells for super majors, national oil companies and independent operators in nearly every major offshore basin.

2013 revenue: $4.919 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.427 billion USD

Entergy Corporation – an energy company, based in New Orleans, Louisiana, that focuses on electric power production and retail distribution operations.

2013 revenue: $11.390 billion USD – 2013 net income: $711.902 million USD

EOG Resources, Inc. –  one of the world’s leading independent natural gas and crude oil companies in the US, based in Houston, Texas.

2013 revenue: $14.487 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.197 billion USD

Eli Lilly – pharmaceutical company based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. It is famous for introducing the first commercially available insulin product.

2013 revenue: $23.1131 billion USD – 2013 net income: $4.6848 billion USD

EQT Corporation – one of America’s major natural gas producers, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

2013 revenue: $1.862 billion USD – 2013 net income: $437 million USD

Equifax, Inc. –  an American multinational consumer credit reporting agency, based in Atlanta, Georgia. It is a leading provider of informational solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services.

2013 revenue: $2.303 billion USD – 2013 net income: $359.9 million USD

Equity Residential (EQR) – an American company that focuses on developing, managing, and acquiring apartment complexes across the US.

2013 revenue: $2.387 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.905 billion USD

Essex Property Trust Inc. – a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (“REIT”). The company focuses on acquiring, developing, and managing apartment complexes in the West Coast.

2013 revenue: $613.703 million USD – 2013 net income: $172.055 million USD

Estée Lauder Companies, Inc. – a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality hair care, skin care, fragrance, and makeup products.

2013 revenue: $10.181 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.023 billion USD

Exelon Corporation – a leading American energy provider, based in Chicago, Illinois. It is a utility services holding company that operates in the energy generation business.

2013 revenue: $24.8 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.729 billion USD

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.  an American multinational logistics and freight forwarding company.

2013 revenue: $6.080 billion USD – 2013 net income: $350 million USD

Express Scripts Holding Company – the leading American pharmacy benefit management (PBM) organization, based in St. Louis, Missouri.

2013 revenue: $104.098 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.872 billion USD

Emirates Group, The – an aviation holding company, based in Garhoud, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

2013 revenue: AED 80.717 billion – 2013 net income: AED 3.417 billion

Eni SpA – Italy’s largest industrial company with over 76,000 employees and operations in over 70 countries.

2013 net sales: €115.022 billion EUR – 2013 net profit: €5.196 billion EUR

Etihad Airways – the national airline of the United Arab Emirates.

2013 revenue: $6.1 billion USD – 2013 net income: $62 million USD

ExxonMobil – the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, producing 2,202 thousand barrels of crude oil, natural gas liquids, bitumen, and synthetic oil every day. The company is based in Texas, USA.

2013 revenue: $438.255 billion USD – 2013 net income: $32.580 billion USD

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F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. – research-focused Swiss pharmaceutical and diagnostics company.

2013 revenue: 46.780 billion CHF – 2013 core operating profit: 17.904 billion CHF

Facebook – the world’s leading social networking website, with over 1.28 billion active monthly users (as of March 2014). The company generates most of its revenue from advertising. 

2013 revenue: $7.82 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.50 billion USD

Fastenal Co – an American industrial supply company, headquartered in Winona, Minnesota. It is publicly listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbol ‘FAST’.

2013 revenue: $3.326 billion USD – 2013 net income: $448.636 million USD

FedEx Corporation, The – an American multinational courier delivery services company, based in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.

2013 revenue: $44.287 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.561 billion USD

Fiat SpA – the parent company of the Fiat Group and majority shareholder of Chrysler.

2013 revenue: €86.82 billion EUR  – 2013 profit: €1.951 billion EUR

Fidelity National Information Services (FIS™) – a multinational provider of banking and payments technologies. It is based in Jacksonville, Florida.

2013 revenue: $6.070 billion USD – 2013 net income: $517 million USD

Fifth Third Bancorp – an American diversified financial services company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio. It is publicly listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbol ‘FITB’.

2013 revenue: $7.218 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.826 billion USD

First Solar, Inc. – a multinational leader in manufacturing photovoltaic (PV) solar energy solutions. The company has been at the forefront of developing, financing, engineering, and constructing.

2013 revenue: $3.308 billion USD – 2013 net income: $353 million USD

FirstEnergy Corporation – a US energy company, based in Akron, Ohio. The company is publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol ‘FE’.

2013 revenue: $14.917 billion USD – 2013 net income: $392 million USD

Fiserv, Inc. – an American multinational provider of financial services technology. The company, based in Brookfield, Wisconsin, is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market

2013 revenue: $4.814 billion USD (2013)

FLIR Systems – a leading multinational company that designs, manufactures, produces and markets thermal imaging cameras, components and other related equipment.

2013 revenue: $1.496 billion USD – 2013 net income: $177 million USD

Ford Motor Company, The – American multinational automaker based in Detroit.

2015 revenue: $149.558 billion USD – 2015 net income: $7.371 billion USD

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Gazprom – the world’s leading extractor of natural gas – with the largest natural gas reserves. The company is based in Moscow, Russia.

2012 net sales: 4,764,411 million RR – 2012 net profit: 1,210,566 million RR

General Dynamics Corporation – American aerospace industry leader and defense contractor that produces business aviation, weapon systems, marine systems, and weapons systems.

2013 revenue: $31,218 USD – 2013 net income: $2.357 billion USD

General Electric (GE) – one of the world’s largest and most diversified providers of infrastructure and financial services, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA. 

2013 revenue: $146.045 billion USD – 2013 net income: $13.355 billion USD

General Motors Company – American multinational corporation that develops and manufactures automobiles.

2013 revenue: $155.427.0 billion USD – 2013 operating income: $4,919.00 million USD

General Mills, Inc. – an American multinational food processing company headquartered in Minneapolis.

2013 net sales: $17.7741 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $2.86 USD

GlaxoSmithKline plc. – British multinational healthcare company that produces pharmaceuticals and vaccines.

2013 revenue: £26.505 billion GBP – 2013 operating profit: £7.028 billion GBP

Google – a multinational corporation based in California, USA. Its search engine is the most visited website in the world.

2013 revenue: $59.825 billion USD – 2013 net income: $12.920 billion USD

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., The – an American multinational banking and financial services firm headquartered in Manhattan, New York City.

2013 revenue: $32.974 billion USD – 2013 total assets: $911.507 billion USD

Grupo Bimbo, S.A.B. de C.V. – one of the world’s largest baking companies, headquartered in Santa Fe, Mexico City, Mexico.

2013 net sales: $13.8 billion USD

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H&R Block – provides consumer tax services and financial products, primarily focusing on tax preparation. It is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

2013 revenue: $2.905 billion USD – 2013 net income: $433.9 million USD

Hershey Company, The – an American multinational chocolate and chocolate-related grocery products manufacturer headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

2013 net sales: $7.1 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $3.76 USD

Hillshire Brands – one of America’s leading food companies, with a focus on providing food solutions for the retail and foodservice markets.

2013 net sales: $3.92 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $1.50 USD

Hitachi, Ltd. – a Japanese conglomerate engineering and power systems company with a range of different business segments (from the automotive industry to producing medical devices).

2013 revenue: ¥9,041,071 million YEN – 2013 net income: ¥175,326 million YEN

Home Depot, Inc., The –  the world’s largest home improvement retailer and the fourth largest retailer in the US.

2013 net sales: $78.812 billion USD – 2013 net earnings: $5.385 billion USD

Hon Hai / Foxxconn Technology Group – a Taiwanese multinational electronics contract manufacturing company with over one million employees.

2012 revenue: NT$3.218928395 trillion TWD – 2012 net income: NT$81.934633 trillion TWD

Honda Motor Company – Japanese public multinational corporation that manufactures a range of motor vehicles (from scooters to SUVs).

2016 Sales revenue: ¥14,601.151 billion YEN – 2016 profit: ¥406.358 billion YEN

HSBC Holdings plc – a multinational banking and financial services company based in London, UK.

2013 profit: $17.800 billion USD – 2013 total assets: $2,671,318 million USD

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Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd.one of the largest banks in the world in terms of total assets, based in Beijing, China.

2013 profit: ¥262,965 million RMB – 2013 total assets: ¥18,917,752 million RMB

ING Group, The – a Dutch company that provides insurance services , retail banking, commercial banking, asset management, and investment banking.

2013 income: €26.301 billion EUR – 2013 total assets: €1,080.624 billion EUR

Intel Corporation – a multinational information technology company based in Santa Clara, California. Intel is the largest semiconductor chip maker in the world.

2013 revenue: $52.7 billion USD – 2013 net income: $9.6 billion USD

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) – one of the largest technology companies in the world. It has generated more patents than any other company for 20 consecutive years.

2013 revenue: $99.751 billion USD – 2013 net income: $16.483 billion USD

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J.M. Smucker Company, The – a multinational American manufacturer of beverages, fruit spreads, peanut butter, ice cream toppings, and other food products.

2013 net sales: $5.897 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $5.00 USD

Johnson & Johnson – American multinational manufacturer of pharmaceuticals, medical devices and personal consumer health products.

2013 revenue: $71.312 billion USD – 2013 net earnings: $13.831 billion USD

JPMorgan Chase & Co. – the largest bank in the US and one of the world’s leading banks and financial services company.

2013 net revenue: $96.606 billion USD – 2013 net income: $17.923 billion USD

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Kellogg’s –  a food manufacturing company based in Michigan, USA.

2013 net sales: $14.792 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $4.98 USD

Kraft Food Company –  a multinational food and beverage company based in Illinois, USA.

2013 revenue: $18.218 billion USD – 2013 earnings per share: $4.55 USD

Kroger Company, The – an American supermarket chain based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

2013 revenue: $98.375 billion USD – 2013 net earnings: $1.519 billion USD

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Lidl Stiftung & Co. KG – a privately owned German supermarket chain based in Neckarsulm, Baden-Württemberg.

As a privately held company Lidl has chosen not to disclose full year financial results.

Lloyds Banking Group plc – a British financial services group that focuses on retail and commercial financial services.

2013 income: £37.985 billion GBP – 2013 total assets: £847.030 billion GBP

Lockheed Martin – American multinational aerospace, defense, and security company based in Bethesda Maryland.

2013 net sales: $45.358 billion USD – 2013 net earnings: $2.981 billion USD

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Macy’s Inc. – America’s leading department store chain. Macy’s is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

2013 net sales: $27.931 billion USD – 2013 net income: $1.486 billion USD

Markit Ltd. – a multinational provider of financial information services, headquartered in London, England, and registered in Bermuda.

2013 revenue: $947.9 million USD – 2013 net profit: $147.00 million USD

McDonald’s Corporation, The – one of the world’s leading restaurant chains, with more than 34,000 locations and operations in 119 countries.

2014 revenue: $36.188 billion USD – 2014 net income (loss): ($1.365 billion USD)

Medtronic, Inc. – one of the world’s largest medical technology corporations, based in Fridley, Minnesota, USA.

2013 revenue: $16.590 billion USD – 2013 net income: $3.467 billion USD

Metro AG – one of the leading retailers in the world, based in Düsseldorf, Germany.

2013 net sales: €46.321 billion EUR – 2013 net profit: – €71 million EUR

Merck & Co., Inc. – American multinational manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceuticals.

2013 revenue: $44.033 billion USD – 2013 net income: $4.404 billion USD

Microsoft Corporation – a company that ended up dominating the personal computer operating system now a worldwide leader in software.

2013 revenue: $77.849 billion USD – 2013 net income: $21.863 billion USD

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. – a multinational and financial services company based in Tokyo, Japan.

2013 net income: ¥1,069.124 billion YEN  2013 total assets: ¥230,559.276 billion YEN

Morgan Stanley – one of the most prominent investment banks in the world, with operations in more than 42 countries.

2013 revenue: $32.417 billion USD – 2013 total assets: $832.702 billion USD

Mothercare plc – a British designer and retailer of maternity apparel, based in Hertfordshire.

2014 revenue: £724.9 million GBP – 2014 net loss: £(27.5) million GBP

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Nestlé S.A. – the largest food and drink company in the world (in terms of revenue).

2013 net sales: 92,158 million CHF– 2013 earnings per share: 3.14 CHF

Netflix, Inc. – an Internet television network that provides its customers with on-demand streaming media.

2013 revenue: $4.374 billion USD – 2013 net income: $112 million USD

News Corp – a multinational American mass media company, based in New York City. The company operates a wide network of companies in the media, news, education, and information services industries. 

2013 revenue: $8.574 billion USD – 2013 net assets: $16.489 billion USD

Nike, Inc. – an American multinational corporation that focuses on designing, manufacturing, and marketing athletic footwear, apparel, accessories, equipment and services.

2013 revenue: $25.3 billion USD – 2013 net income: $2.485 billion USD

Northrop Grumman Corporation –  an American aerospace corporation and one of the world’s largest defense contractors. The company is based in Falls Church, Virginia.

2013 net sales: $24.661 billion USD – 2013 net earnings: $1.952 billion USD

Novartis International AG – Swiss based multinational pharmaceutical company with core businesses in healthcare, consumer health, and agribusiness.

2013 net sales: $57.920 billion USD – 2013 operating income: $10.910 billion USD

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Oracle Corporation – the second largest software company in the world and a leader in database development tools. Oracle is based in California, USA.

2016 revenue: $37.047 billion USD – 2016 net earnings: $8.901 billion USD

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Panasonic Corporation – Panasonic is one of the leading producers of electronics in Japan (after Sony) and one of the largest manufacturer of televisions.

2015 net sales: ¥7,715.037 billion YEN – 2015 net income: ¥196.366 billion YEN

Pemex (Petróleos Mexicanos) – a Mexican state owned oil and gas company – the second largest company in Latin America by annual revenue.

2015 total sales: $1,166,362.469 billion MXN – 2015 operating loss: $(154,387.081) billion MXN

PepsiCo Inc. – the second largest food and beverage business in the world, based in New York, USA.

2015 revenue: $63.056 billion USD – 2015 operating profit: $8.353 billion USD

Petrobras – the largest oil company in Brazil and the largest company in Latin America. Petrobras produces more than 2 million barrels of oil products per day.

2015 revenue: $97.314 billion USD – 2015 net loss: $(8,611) billion USD

Pfizer, Inc. – one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, based in New York, USA.

2015 revenue: $48.851 billion USD – 2015 net income: $6.960 billion USD

Procter and Gamble (P&G) – a multinational consumer goods company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

2015 revenue: $76.279 billion USD – 2015 net earnings: $7.144 billion USD

PSA Group – French multinational, currently the second largest car manufacturer in Europe.

2015 sales and revenue: €54.676 billion EUR – 2015 operating income: – €1.976 billion EUR

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Raytheon Company – an American defense and aerospace systems corporation based in Waltham, Massachusetts.

2015 net sales: $23.247 billion USD – 2015 net income: $2.067 billion USD

Groupe Renault – a French multinational that focuses on the production of automobiles, based in Boulogne-Billancourt.

2015 revenue: €45.327 billion EUR – 2015 net income: €2.960 billion EUR

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, The –  a British multinational banking and financial services company, headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland.

2015 income: £12.923 billion GBP – 2015 loss: £(1,185) billion GBP

Royal Dutch Shell plc – one of the biggest oil companies in the world with operations in over 90 countries.

2015 revenue: $264.960 billion USD – 2015 income for the period: $2.200 billion USD

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Safeway Inc. – one of the largest supermarket chains in North America. Safeway is based in Pleasanton, California.

2014 revenue: $36.330 billion USD – 2014 net income: $112.5 million USD

Samsung Group – the world’s largest phone maker and a global leader in electronics. The company is based in South Korea.

2015 net sales: ₩200.65 trillion KRW – 2015 net profit: ₩19.06 trillion KRW

Sanofi S.A. – French multinational pharmaceutical company, based in Paris.

2015 net sales: €34.542 billion EUR – 2015 net income: €4.388 billion EUR

Santander Group, The – one of the largest banks in Europe in terms of market capitalization.

2015 net interest income: €32.189 billion EUR – 2015 profit: €5.966 billion EUR

SAP SE  – one of the world’s leading software companies that focuses on enterprise resource planning application systems. The company is based in Walldorf, Germany.

2015 revenue: €20.793 billion EUR – 2015 profit after tax: €3.056 billion EUR

Sears Holdings Corporation –  an American retailer that operates stores under the retail chains Sears and Kmart.

2015 revenue: $25.146 billion USD – 2015 net loss: – $(1.128) billion USD

Shire plc – a specialty biopharmaceutical company, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

2015 revenue: $6.416 billion USD – 2016 net income: $1.303 billion USD

Sinopec Limited – also known as China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, Sinopec is China’s largest integrated energy and chemical company.

2015 turnover: ¥2.018 billion RMB – 2015 profit for the year: ¥43.664 billion RMB

Smithfield Foods, Inc. – America’s number one pork producer.

2015 sales: $14.438 billion USD – 2015 net income: 452.3 million USD

Sony Corporation – one of the world’s largest producers of electronic products. Sony is based in Tokyo, Japan.

2015 net sales: ¥7.035 billion YEN – 2015 net loss: ¥(49.006) billion YEN

Standard Chartered PLC – a financial services company based in London, England.

2015 net interest income: $9.407 billion USD – 2015 loss for the year: $(2.196) billion USD

Starbucks Corporation – the largest coffee shop chain in the world, with over 20,000 coffee shops in more than 60 countries.

2015 revenue: $19.162 billion USD – 2015 net earnings: $2.757 billion USD

Symantec Corporation – a software company, based in California, that focuses on providing security, storage and systems management solutions.

2015 revenue: $6.508 billion USD – 2015 net income: $878 million USD

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T-Mobile US, Inc. – an American provider of mobile communications services, based in Bellevue, Washington.

2015 revenue: $32.053 billion USD – 2015 net income: $733 million USD

Target Corporation, The – an American retailer headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

2015 net sales: $73.785 billion USD – 2015 net earnings: $3.363 billion USD

Tesco PLC – the UK’s number one supermarket in terms of market share.

2015 revenue: £62.284 billion GBP – 2015 gross loss: £(2.112) billion GBP

Telefónica – a multinational telecommunications provider, based in Madrid, Spain. The company has a presence in Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America

2015 revenue: €47.219 billion 2015 profit: €2.880 billion

Tesla Motors, Inc. – American company that designs and manufactures electric vehicles.

2015 revenue: $4.046 billion USD – 2015 net loss: $(888.663) million USD

Total S.A. – a French multinational oil company with operations in: refining, exploration, power generation, transportation, distribution, product marketing, and product trading.

2015 sales: $165.357 billion USD – 2015 net income: $4.786 billion USD

Toshiba Corporation – a leading electrical machinery manufacturer based in Tokyo, Japan.

2015 net sales: ¥6,655.894 billion YEN – 2015 net loss: ¥37.825 billion YEN

Toyota Motor Corporation – Japanese automotive manufacturer based in Tokyo.

2015 revenue: ¥27,234.521 billion YEN – 2015 net income: ¥2,173.338 billion YEN

TUI AG – (Touristik Union International) is a German travel group, based in Hannover.

2015 revenue: €20.011 billion EUR – 2015 profit for the year: €379.6 million EUR

Tyson Foods Inc. – the second-largest food production company in the world and America’s number one meat processor.

2015 net sales: $41.373 billion USD – 2015 net income: $1.224 billion USD

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UBS Group AG – a multinational bank and financial services company based in Switzerland.

2015 operating income: 30.605 billion CHF – 2015 net profit: 6.386 billion CHF

United Technologies Corporation (UTC) – an American conglomerate with several different business areas, well known for its aerospace and defense operations.

2015 net sales: $56.098 billion USD – 2015 net income: $7.966 billion USD

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. – a multinational pharmaceutical and medical devices company, based in Laval, Québec, Canada.

2014 revenue: $8.263 billion USD – 2014 net income: $912.2 million USD

Verizon Communications, Inc. – an American broadband and telecommunications company based in New York City.

2015 operating revenue: $131.620 billion USD – 2015 net income: $18.375 billion USD

Vivendi SA – a French multinational mass media and telecom conglomerate that focuses on grouping together leaders in content and media.

2015 revenue: €10.762 billion EUR – 2015 net earnings: €1.978 billion EUR

Volkswagen Group – One of the world’s largest automotive companies, based in Germany.

2014 revenue: €202.458 billion EUR – 2014 profit: €11.068 billion EUR

VMware, Inc. – VMware specializes in providing its clients with cloud and virtualization software. The company is based in Palo Alto, California.

2015 revenue: $6.571 billion USD – 2015 net income: $997 million USD

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Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. –  America’s largest drugstore chain. Walgreens is based in Chicago, Illinois.

2015 net sales: $103.444 billion USD – 2015 net earnings: $4.220 billion USD

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. – Wal-Mart is the largest retailer and second largest public corporation in the world.

2015 revenue: $485.651 billion USD – 2015 operating income: $27.147 billion USD

Wells Fargo & Company – an American multinational banking and financial services company and one of the world’s biggest banks by market capitalization.

2015 revenue: $86.057 billion USD – 2015 net income: $22.894 billion USD

Woolworths Limited – the largest retailer in Australia. The company is based in Bella Vista, New South Wales.

2015 revenue: $60.868 billion AUD – 2015 profit: $2.137 billion AUD

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Yum! Brands, Inc. – Yum! currently operates the KFC®, Taco Bell®, Pizza Hut®, and WingStreet® restaurant chains.

2015 revenue: $13.105 billion USD – 2015 net income: $1.293 billion USD


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