Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations

Industries
Revenues Profits
Rank Company Fortune 500 rank $ millions % change from 2010 $ millions % change from 2010
1 Amazon.com 56 48,077.0 40.6 631.0 -45.2
2 Google 73 37,905.0 29.3 9,737.0 14.5
3 eBay 228 11,651.7 27.3 3,229.4 79.3
4 Liberty Interactive 230 11,624.0 5.8 912.0 -51.8
5 Yahoo 483 4,984.2 -21.2 1,048.8 -14.8
Rank Company Revenues % Assets % Stockholders'
Equity %
1 Amazon.com 1.3 2.5 8.1
2 Google 25.7 13.4 16.7
3 eBay 27.7 11.8 18.0
4 Liberty Interactive 7.8 5.3 14.0
5 Yahoo 21.0 7.1 8.4
Earnings Per Share Total Return to Investors Employees
Rank Company 2001-2011 Annual growth (%) 2001-2011 Annual rate (%) 2011 (%) Number % change from 2010
1 Amazon.com N.A. 31.9 -3.8 56,200 66.8
2 Google N.A. N.A. 8.7 32,467 33.1
3 eBay 40.9 6.1 9.0 27,770 56.9
4 Liberty Interactive N.A. N.A. 2.8 20,077 -16.6
5 Yahoo N.A. 6.2 -3.0 14,100 3.7
Issue date: May 21, 2012
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Rank # of Fortune 500 Companies
California 53
Texas 52
New York 50
Company Rank
Google 73
NetApp 474
NuStar Energy 377
Company 2011 $ (millions)
Exxon $41,060.0
Chevron $26,895.0
Apple $25,922.0
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