Full list
To appear below, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey.
Safeway Food and Drug Stores 6.57
Samsung Electronics Electronics 6.47
Schlumberger Oil and Gas Equipment, Services 7.34
Science Applications Intl. Information Technology Services 4.99
Seagate Technology Computer Peripherals 7.65
Sealed Air Packaging, Containers 6.97
Sears Holdings General Merchandisers 5.89
Sempra Energy Electric and Gas Utilities 6.79
Siemens Electronics 6.98
Simon Property Group Real Estate 7.47
Smith International Oil and Gas Equipment, Services 6.67
Smithfield Foods Food Production 6.35
Sonoco Products Packaging, Containers 5.76
Southern Electric and Gas Utilities 6.58
Southwest Airlines Airlines 7.08
St. Jude Medical Medical Products and Equipment 7.83
St. Paul Travelers Insurance: Property and Casualty 6.38
Staples Specialty Retailers 6.45
Starbucks Food Services 8.09
State Street Superregional Banks 6.63
Steelcase Furniture 6.12
Stewart Information Services Mortgage Services 6.62
Stryker Medical Products and Equipment 7.68
Sysco Wholesalers: Food and Grocery 7.42
From the March 19, 2007 issue
How the states stack up
California 39
New York 37
Texas 34
Most admired for people management
FedEx 1
Procter & Gamble 1
Google 2
Most admired for innovation
Apple 2
Google 2
FedEx 1
Industry champions
Nike Apparel
Whole Foods Food and Drug Stores
Cisco Network Communications
How we pick the Most Admired companies
The Most Admired list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. Our survey partners at Hay Group started with the FORTUNE 1,000... (more)