Global Most Admired Companies
Industry: Specialty Retailers
1 Home Depot 7.72
2 Best Buy 7.38
3 Costco Wholesale 7.01
4 Lowe's 6.82
5 Limited Brands 6.51
6 Staples 6.45
7 Gap 6.23
8 Dixons Group 5.97
9 GUS 5.83
10 Office Depot 5.64
11 Kingfisher 5.57
12 TJX 5.49
13 Otto Group 5.47
14 Circuit City Stores 5.46
15 OfficeMax 4.84
Most admired for managing talent
Procter & Gamble 1
General Electric 1
Walgreen 1
Most admired for innovation
Apple Computer 1
Procter & Gamble 1
Walt Disney 1
Industry champions
Home Depot Specialty retailers
IBM Computers
Toyota Motor vehicles
How we pick the Most Admired companies
FORTUNE created a list of 351 companies in 30 industries with revenues greater than $8 billion... (more)