Largest U.S. Corporations

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[Table also provides market value on March 17, 2006 in millions, rank by market value, profits as percentage of revenues (percentage and rank), profits as percent of assets (percentage and rank), profits as percent of stockholders' equity (percentage and rank), earnings per share for 2005, percent change in earnings per share from 2004, 1995-2005 annual growth rate in earnings per share (percentage and rank), total return to investors for 2005, rank by total return to investors, 1995-2005 annual rate in total return to investors (percentage and rank), and industry table number for each company in the FORTUNE 500.]