FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
States
Florida
1 Publix Super Markets 104 20,744.8 Lakeland
2 Tech Data 107 20,542.1 Clearwater
3 AutoNation 115 19,468.0 Fort Lauderdale
4 Office Depot 154 14,278.9 Delray Beach
5 Lennar 161 13,870.3 Miami
6 FPL Group 195 11,846.0 Juno Beach
7 Winn-Dixie Stores 231 10,209.8 Jacksonville
8 Fidelity National Financial 248 9,668.9 Jacksonville
9 World Fuel Services 264 8,733.9 Miami
10 CSX 266 8,632.0 Jacksonville
11 Jabil Circuit 303 7,524.4 St. Petersburg
12 Ryder System 375 5,740.8 Miami
13 Hughes Supply 400 5,437.7 Orlando
14 Darden Restaurants 409 5,278.1 Orlando
15 Health Management Associates 527 3,624.2 Naples
16 Outback Steakhouse 529 3,601.7 Tampa
17 TECO Energy 593 3,129.8 Tampa
18 Harris 616 3,000.6 Melbourne
19 Republic Services 635 2,863.9 Fort Lauderdale
20 WCI Communities 668 2,601.8 Bonita Springs
21 Landstar System 686 2,517.8 Jacksonville
22 Raymond James Financial 769 2,157.0 St. Petersburg
23 Walter Industries 792 2,054.1 Tampa
24 Spherion 813 1,992.1 Fort Lauderdale
25 WellCare Health Plans 842 1,879.5 Tampa
26 MPS Group 902 1,684.7 Jacksonville
27 Watsco 903 1,682.7 Coconut Grove
28 Armor Holdings 919 1,636.9 Jacksonville
29 Stein Mart 977 1,481.6 Jacksonville
30 PSS World Medical 980 1,473.8 Jacksonville
31 Airtran Holdings 989 1,450.5 Orlando
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
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)