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37. State Farm Insurance Cos.
State Farm Insurance Cos.
Rank: 37 (Previous rank: 34)
CEO: Edward B. Rust Jr.
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State Farm boosted profits by a billion dollars last year, even as it continues to recover from the hit it took during the financial crisis, when fewer people could afford auto and homeowners policies. Still, the company has a whopping 81 million policies.

And like a good neighbor, State Farm has been doing public awareness work, taking an active stance against texting while driving as part of a campaign tied to its auto insurance division. --S.D.

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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2009
Revenues 63,176.7 2.8
Profits 1,762.8 129.9
Assets 192,794.0
Stockholders' equity 61,164.9
Market value (3/25/2011) N.A.
Profits as % of  
Revenues 2.8
Assets 0.9
Stockholders' equity 2.9
Earnings per share  
2010 $ N.A.
% change from 2009 N.A.
2000-2010 annual growth rate % N.A.
Total return to investors %
2010 N.A.
2000-2010 annual rate N.A.
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 State Farm Insurance Cos. 37 63,176.7
2 Auto-Owners Insurance 425 5,395.8
Issue date: May 23, 2011
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