Best & worst: Long-term investment
 
1 Delta Air Lines 11
2 Visteon 15
3 Delphi 14
4 PDVSA 15
5 Solectron 6
6 Northwest Airlines 9
7 Hanwha 15
8 Asahi Kasei 13
9 Sanmina-SCI 5
10 Lyondell Chemical 12
From the March 19, 2007 issue
How the countries stack up
United States 135
Japan 61
Britain 26
France 26
Germany 26
Most admired for people management
Procter & Gamble U.S.
FedEx U.S.
General Electric U.S.
Most admired for innovation
Apple U.S.
FedEx U.S.
Walt Disney U.S.
Industry champions
Tesco Food and Drug Stores
Nestlé Consumer Food Products
Bank of America Mega Banks
How we pick the World's Most Admired companies
Last fall Hay Group surveyed financial analysts and executives and directors at 347 companies... (more)