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Rank Company Fortune 1000 rank $ millions % change from 2007 $ millions % change from 2007
1 Exelon 134 18,859.0 -0.3 2,737.0 0.0
2 Southern 149 17,127.0 11.6 1,742.0 0.5
3 FPL Group 154 16,410.0 7.5 1,639.0 24.9
4 Dominion Resources 157 16,290.0 3.2 1,834.0 -27.8
5 PG&E Corp. 176 14,628.0 10.5 1,338.0 33.0
6 Edison International 184 14,112.0 7.6 1,215.0 10.7
7 Public Service Enterprise Group 190 13,741.0 3.0 1,188.0 -11.0
8 Consolidated Edison 191 13,725.9 2.5 1,195.7 28.7
9 FirstEnergy 194 13,627.0 6.4 1,342.0 2.5
10 Duke Energy 204 13,212.0 0.6 1,362.0 -9.2
11 Entergy 205 13,093.8 14.0 1,220.6 7.6
12 CenterPoint Energy 238 11,322.0 17.7 447.0 12.0
13 Xcel Energy 242 11,203.2 11.6 645.6 11.8
14 Sempra Energy 252 10,758.0 -6.0 1,113.0 1.3
15 Pepco Holdings 254 10,700.0 14.2 300.0 -10.2
16 DTE Energy 285 9,336.0 -2.5 546.0 -43.8
17 Progress Energy 288 9,186.0 -14.3 830.0 64.7
18 NiSource 289 9,069.5 14.2 79.0 -75.4
19 PPL 314 8,206.0 13.3 930.0 -27.8
20 Ameren 327 7,839.0 3.9 605.0 -2.1
21 Atmos Energy 343 7,221.3 22.4 180.3 7.0
22 CMS Energy 369 6,821.0 1.8 300.0 N.A.
23 Northeast Utilities 424 5,800.1 -0.4 260.8 5.8
24 Scana 445 5,319.0 15.1 346.0 8.1
25 Wisconsin Energy 515 4,431.0 4.6 359.1 7.0
26 Nicor 577 3,776.6 18.9 119.5 -11.6
27 Alliant Energy 588 3,681.7 7.1 288.0 -32.3
28 NV Energy 608 3,528.1 -2.0 208.9 5.9
29 Pinnacle West Capital 621 3,435.1 -2.6 242.1 -21.2
30 Allegheny Energy 630 3,385.9 2.4 395.4 -4.1
31 TECO Energy 632 3,375.3 -4.5 162.4 -60.7
32 Puget Energy 638 3,357.8 4.3 154.9 -16.0
33 NSTAR 641 3,345.4 2.6 237.5 7.2
34 Hawaiian Electric Industries 655 3,218.9 26.9 90.3 6.5
35 Southern Union 679 3,070.2 17.3 295.2 29.0
36 AGL Resources 717 2,800.0 12.3 217.0 2.8
37 WGL Holdings 748 2,628.2 -0.7 116.5 8.0
38 Vectren 782 2,484.7 8.9 129.0 -9.9
39 PNM Resources 789 2,466.5 1.8 -270.6 -461.5
40 National Fuel Gas 803 2,400.4 14.8 268.7 -20.4
41 Great Plains Energy 816 2,337.5 -28.5 154.5 -3.0
42 Laclede Group 829 2,274.4 12.5 77.9 56.6
43 Southwest Gas 867 2,144.7 -0.3 61.0 -26.8
44 Piedmont Natural Gas 881 2,089.1 22.1 110.0 5.4
45 Westar Energy 952 1,839.0 6.5 178.1 5.8
46 Portland General Electric 987 1,745.0 0.1 87.0 -40.0
Rank Company Revenues % Assets % Stockholders'
Equity %
1 Exelon 14.5 5.7 24.8
2 Southern 10.2 3.6 13.1
3 FPL Group 10.0 3.7 14.0
4 Dominion Resources 11.3 4.4 18.2
5 PG&E Corp. 9.1 3.3 14.3
6 Edison International 8.6 2.7 12.8
7 Public Service Enterprise Group 8.6 4.1 15.3
8 Consolidated Edison 8.7 3.6 12.3
9 FirstEnergy 9.8 4.0 16.2
10 Duke Energy 10.3 2.6 6.5
11 Entergy 9.3 3.3 15.3
12 CenterPoint Energy 3.9 2.3 21.9
13 Xcel Energy 5.8 2.6 9.1
14 Sempra Energy 10.3 4.2 14.0
15 Pepco Holdings 2.8 1.8 7.2
16 DTE Energy 5.8 2.2 9.1
17 Progress Energy 9.0 2.8 9.6
18 NiSource 0.9 0.4 1.7
19 PPL 11.3 4.3 18.3
20 Ameren 7.7 2.7 8.7
21 Atmos Energy 2.5 2.8 8.8
22 CMS Energy 4.4 2.0 11.1
23 Northeast Utilities 4.5 1.9 8.6
24 Scana 6.5 3.0 11.0
25 Wisconsin Energy 8.1 2.8 10.8
26 Nicor 3.2 2.5 12.3
27 Alliant Energy 7.8 3.5 10.2
28 NV Energy 5.9 1.8 6.7
29 Pinnacle West Capital 7.0 2.1 7.0
30 Allegheny Energy 11.7 3.7 13.9
31 TECO Energy 4.8 2.3 8.1
32 Puget Energy 4.6 1.9 6.8
33 NSTAR 7.1 2.9 13.3
34 Hawaiian Electric Industries 2.8 1.0 6.5
35 Southern Union 9.6 3.7 12.5
36 AGL Resources 7.8 3.2 13.1
37 WGL Holdings 4.4 3.6 11.1
38 Vectren 5.2 2.8 9.5
39 PNM Resources -11.0 -4.4 -16.4
40 National Fuel Gas 11.2 6.5 16.8
41 Great Plains Energy 6.6 2.0 6.0
42 Laclede Group 3.4 4.4 16.0
43 Southwest Gas 2.8 1.6 5.9
44 Piedmont Natural Gas 5.3 3.6 12.4
45 Westar Energy 9.7 2.4 8.1
46 Portland General Electric 5.0 1.7 6.4
EARNINGS PER SHARE TOTAL RETURN TO INVESTORS EMPLOYEES
Rank Company 1998-2008 Annual growth (%) 1998-2008 Annual rate (%) 2008 (%) Number % change from 2007
1 Exelon 14.0 13.5 -29.9 19,610 10.2
2 Southern 4.9 12.8 0.0 27,282 2.0
3 FPL Group 7.8 8.9 -23.3 15,300 4.8
4 Dominion Resources 8.7 8.9 -21.5 18,000 5.9
5 PG&E Corp. 6.8 4.3 -6.4 21,667 8.1
6 Edison International 7.2 3.7 -38.2 18,291 5.9
7 Public Service Enterprise Group 5.3 8.7 -38.5 9,849 -0.6
8 Consolidated Edison 3.7 2.4 -15.6 15,628 2.7
9 FirstEnergy 9.2 8.6 -30.6 14,698 1.1
10 Duke Energy -4.5 2.2 -21.6 18,250 2.5
11 Entergy 7.5 13.9 -28.3 14,669 2.9
12 CenterPoint Energy N.A. -2.6 -22.6 8,801 2.7
13 Xcel Energy -2.3 1.2 -13.9 11,223 2.8
14 Sempra Energy 13.6 9.5 -29.3 13,673 -4.5
15 Pepco Holdings -1.6 1.1 -36.5 5,474 6.7
16 DTE Energy 1.0 3.3 -14.4 10,471 2.0
17 Progress Energy 1.5 3.7 -12.8 11,000 0.0
18 NiSource -15.6 -5.2 -38.3 7,981 4.9
19 PPL N.A. 11.9 -39.4 10,554 -5.3
20 Ameren 0.2 3.4 -34.6 9,524 5.0
21 Atmos Energy 0.8 1.9 -11.0 4,558 -2.0
22 CMS Energy -7.3 -12.2 -40.2 7,970 0.9
23 Northeast Utilities N.A. 7.0 -20.6 9,278 6.3
24 Scana 3.4 5.5 -11.5 5,786 1.5
25 Wisconsin Energy 6.3 6.5 -11.7 4,935 -1.0
26 Nicor 0.8 2.8 -14.2 3,900 0.0
27 Alliant Energy 7.6 4.4 -25.3 5,318 2.7
28 NV Energy -9.8 -10.9 -39.9 3,330 1.8
29 Pinnacle West Capital -1.7 1.7 -19.3 7,500 -1.3
30 Allegheny Energy N.A. 2.1 -46.0 4,455 2.3
31 TECO Energy -6.9 -2.7 -24.6 4,400 2.3
32 Puget Energy -4.3 5.4 3.1 2,800 7.7
33 NSTAR 4.9 10.7 5.1 3,250 3.2
34 Hawaiian Electric Industries -2.1 6.9 2.3 3,560 1.1
35 Southern Union 22.7 -2.3 -54.3 2,413 3.3
36 AGL Resources 7.3 8.0 -12.3 2,389 2.4
37 WGL Holdings 4.2 6.6 4.0 1,448 -11.6
38 Vectren 2.1 4.8 -9.6 3,700 3.4
39 PNM Resources N.A. 0.7 -50.3 2,864 -8.3
40 National Fuel Gas 26.6 7.3 -30.9 1,943 -1.6
41 Great Plains Energy -2.2 1.9 -29.2 3,259 -30.2
42 Laclede Group 8.5 11.2 42.1 1,801 -53.0
43 Southwest Gas -1.7 2.7 -12.5 4,732 -6.7
44 Piedmont Natural Gas 4.3 10.4 25.8 1,833 -2.3
45 Westar Energy 9.8 1.1 -17.0 2,415 4.0
46 Portland General Electric N.A. N.A. -26.9 2,753 1.8
Issue date: May 4, 2009
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