ABB
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Industrial and Farm Equipment: 6
(Previous rank: 9)
Overall score: 6.18

Should these companies be admired, or what?
ABB stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 6
People management 7
Use of corporate assets 11
Social responsibility 4
Quality of management 11
Financial soundness 6
Long-term investment 11
Quality of products/services 4
Global competitiveness 2
Most Admired
1 Caterpillar 7.06
2 Deere 6.92
3 Illinois Tool Works 6.35
4 Eaton 6.34
5 Cummins 6.25
6 ABB 6.18
7 MAN 6.02
8 Parker Hannifin 6.00
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Komatsu 5.93
10 ITT 5.92
11 Ingersoll-Rand 5.84
12 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries 5.82
13 Hyundai Heavy Industries 5.74
14 Kawasaki Heavy Industries 5.73
15 Alstom 5.51
From the March 22, 2010 issue
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