Applied Materials
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Semiconductors: 3
(Previous rank: 4)
Overall score: 6.78

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Applied Materials stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 2
People management 5
Use of corporate assets 4
Social responsibility 2
Quality of management 5
Financial soundness 4
Long-term investment 5
Quality of products/services 2
Global competitiveness 2
Industry: Semiconductors
Most Admired
1 Intel 7.15
2 Texas Instruments 7.13
3 Applied Materials 6.78
4 Broadcom 6.76
5 Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 6.58
6 STMicroelectronics 5.66
7 Micron Technology 5.58
8 Flextronics International 5.57
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Advanced Micro Devices 5.31
10 Infineon Technologies 5.22
11 Jabil Circuit 5.07
12 Hon Hai Precision Industry 5.03
13 Hynix Semiconductor 4.98
14 Sanmina-SCI 4.76
15 Celestica 4.67
From the March 21, 2011 issue
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Headquarters
3050 Bowers Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95054
www.appliedmaterials.com
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