FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Industry: Utilities: Gas & Electric
1 Duke Energy 10 3 11
2 Dominion Resources 6 2 10
3 Exelon 6 2 10
4 Southern 12 4 15
5 Public Service Enterprise Group 5 2 11
6 FirstEnergy 7 3 9
7 Edison International 10 3 17
8 FPL Group 8 3 10
9 Sempra Energy 8 3 15
10 Consolidated Edison 6 3 10
11 PG&E Corp. 8 3 13
12 Entergy 9 3 12
13 AES 5 2 40
14 Progress Energy 7 3 9
15 CenterPoint Energy 3 2 19
16 Xcel Energy 5 2 9
17 DTE Energy 6 2 9
18 Pepco Holdings 5 3 10
19 NiSource 4 2 6
20 KeySpan 5 3 9
21 Northeast Utilities -3 -2 -10
22 Ameren 9 3 10
23 CMS Energy -1 -1 -3
24 PPL 11 4 15
25 OGE Energy 4 4 15
26 Cinergy 9 3 11
27 Energy East 5 2 9
28 Atmos Energy 3 2 0
29 SCANA 7 3 12
30 Wisconsin Energy 8 3 12
31 Alliant Energy 0 0 0
32 Nicor 4 3 17
33 Allegheny Energy 2 1 4
34 NSTAR 6 3 13
35 New Jersey Resources 2 4 0
36 TECO Energy 9 4 17
37 Pinnacle West Capital 6 2 5
38 Sierra Pacific Resources 3 1 4
39 Puget Energy 5 2 8
40 AGL Resources 7 3 13
41 Great Plains Energy 6 4 13
42 Peoples Energy 3 2 10
43 Hawaiian Electric Inds. 6 1 10
44 Aquila -11 -5 -18
45 WGL Holdings 5 4 0
46 PNM Resources 3 1 5
47 National Fuel Gas 9 5 0
48 Vectren 7 4 12
49 Southern Union 1 0 1
50 Piedmont Natural Gas 6 4 12
51 Southwest Gas 3 1 6
52 Laclede Group 3 3 0
53 Westar Energy 9 3 9
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)