FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Industry: Homebuilders
REVENUES PROFITS
1 Pulte Homes 147 14,896 27 1,492 51
2 Lennar 161 13,870 32 1,355 43
3 D.R. Horton 162 13,864 28 1,471 51
4 Centex 175 12,860 19 1,011 22
5 KB Home 254 9,442 34 842 75
6 Toll Brothers 370 5,793 49 806 97
7 Hovnanian Enterprises 403 5,348 29 472 35
8 NVR 410 5,275 22 698 33
9 Beazer Homes USA 429 4,995 28 263 11
10 MDC Holdings 437 4,884 22 506 29
11 Ryland Group 444 4,818 22 447 40
12 Standard Pacific 493 4,011 20 441 40
13 Meritage Homes 615 3,001 47 256 84
14 WCI Communities 668 2,602 44 186 55
15 William Lyon Homes 850 1,856 2 191 11
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Due to slight differences in rounding, industry data online may not exactly match the FORTUNE 500 magazine version.
How the states stack up
Texas 56
New York 55
California 52
Best employers
These companies appear on both the FORTUNE 500 and our 2006 ranking of the Best Companies to Work For.
FedEx 212,241
Intel 48,655
Starbucks 91,056
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 36,130.0
Citigroup 24,589.0
Bank of America Corp. 16,465.0
Best investments
Best Investments By Industry: Total Return to Shareholders (1 Year)
Petroleum Refining 60.7%
Mining, Crude-Oil Production 53.6%
Oil and Gas Equipment, Services 51.6%
Women CEOs of FORTUNE 500 companies
Andrea JungThere are more women running FORTUNE 500 companies this year than there were last year. Currently, 10 FORTUNE 500 companies are run by women (up from 9 last year), and a total of 20 FORTUNE 1000 companies have women in the top job (up from 19). (more)