United States Steel
...What Readers Say
They speak out on the Most Admired...
Financials: Latest Results
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Metals: 14 (Previous rank: 12*)
Overall score: 6.16

Address: 600 Grant St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-433-1121
Website: www.ussteel.com
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 13
People management 14
Use of corporate assets 9
Social responsibility 11
Quality of management 9
Financial soundness 12
Long-term investment 15
Quality of products/services 11
Global competitiveness 13
Industry: Metals
Most Admired
1 Alcoa 7.05
2 Baosteel Group 6.94
3 ArcelorMittal 6.89
4 Nippon Steel 6.73
5 POSCO 6.72
6 ThyssenKrupp 6.69
7 JFE Holdings 6.61
8 Nucor 6.54
Rank Company Overall score
9 China Minmetals 6.34
10 Norsk Hydro 6.33
10 Kobe Steel 6.33
12 Tata Steel 6.23
13 Heraeus Holding 6.18
14 United States Steel 6.16
15 Aluminum Corp. of China 5.67
From the March 16, 2009 issue
†Only companies that score in the top half of their industry survey are listed as Most Admired. The rest are listed as contenders.
*Designated as an international industry. Prior yearís ranks, unless otherwise noted, are ranks in the Worldís Most Admired Companies listing.
Top 50 Headquarters
Show: Top 50 | All Most Admired: The Americas | Europe | Asia/Australia
Find companies you most admire
 Innovation  Quality of management
 People management  Financial soundness
 Use of corporate assets  Long-term investment
 Social responsibility  Product/services quality
 Global competitiveness  

  • NEXT
    'Most Admired' banks
    Despite the clouds surrounding the industry, three banks made it to the top 50 of Fortuneís Most Admired Companies list. Watch
  • NEXT
    HP stays lean and mean
    CEO Mark Hurd has transformed HP, No. 30 on Fortuneís Most Admired list, from industry doormat into the largest of the tech titans. Watch
  • BACK
    Least admired companies
    Fortune's Stanley Bing looks at qualities, like repeated layoffs, that could land a company on this, um, prestigious list. Watch
This year Fortune has revamped the Most Admired Survey by combining the former America's Most Admired Company (AMAC) survey and the former World's Most Admired Company (WMAC) survey into one... More