Avery Dennison
2001 rank: 428
PREVIOUS  FULL LIST  NEXT
FORTUNE 500 appearances:
Revenues 3,893.5 3.3 428 429
Profits 283.5 31.6 283 327
Assets 2,699.1 ó 437 433
Stockholders' Equity 828.1 ó 416 419
Market Value 5,807.0 ó 258 ó
Employees* 17,900 ó 319 ó
Revenues 7.3 160 220
Assets 10.5 64 ó
Stockholders' equity 34.2 32 ó
2000 ($) 2.84
1999 ($) 2.13
% change 33.3
10-year growth rate (%) 49.8
2000 -23.1 357
10-year annual rate 20.6 107
Since 1955, when the first FORTUNE 500 was created, more than 1,800 companies have appeared on the list. Many of these companies have changed names over this period, owing to mergers, acquisitions, and bankruptcies. Other companies have gone private, or simply changed their names.

Companies are listed by the name with which they were associated in 2005, or at the time of their most recent list appearance before that. FORTUNE 500 companies that have been acquired by other FORTUNE 500 companies are listed under the name of the acquiring company. Rankings have been revised to reflect corrections in data.

*Employee data is total number, not in $ millions.
Fortune 500 Company Search