FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Money losers
General Motors is one of more than 40 FORTUNE 500 companies that lost money last year.
UAL 124 21,176.0
General Motors 3 10,600.0
CBS 149 7,089.1
Delphi 77 6,369.0
Owens Corning 341 4,099.0
Delta Air Lines 135 3,818.0
Northwest Airlines 182 2,533.0
Unisys 372 1,731.9
USG 420 1,436.0
Lear 127 1,381.5
Dana 234 1,379.0
Eastman Kodak 155 1,362.0
Mirant 479 1,307.0
Sanmina-SCI 198 1,006.0
Charter Communications 413 967.0
AMR 105 861.0
Calpine 275 841.9
Winn-Dixie Stores 231 832.6
Qwest Communications 160 779.0
Tenet Healthcare 236 724.0
El Paso 455 606.0
Blockbuster 366 588.1
Owens-Illinois 312 558.6
US Airways Group 424 537.0
Crown Holdings 321 362.0
Federal-Mogul 345 334.2
Reliant Energy 220 330.6
Pathmark Stores 497 327.1
Smurfit-Stone Container 274 327.0
Interpublic Group 348 289.2
Toys "R" Us 208 282.0
Visteon 128 270.0
Northeast Utilities 304 253.5
Cox Communications 316 230.7
McKesson 16 156.7
Sun Microsystems 211 107.0
Hexion Specialty Chemicals 462 87.0
CMS Energy 344 84.0
Maytag 435 81.9
Liberty Global 408 80.1
OfficeMax 258 73.8
Continental Airlines 207 68.0
Huntsman 172 34.6
Liberty Media 277 33.0
Big Lots 465 10.1
AK Steel Holding 385 2.3
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
*Also lost money in 2004.
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)