FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Industry: Medical Products & Equipment
REVENUES PROFITS
1 Medtronic 235 10,055 11 1,804 -8
2 Baxter International 240 9,849 4 956 146
3 Boston Scientific 346 6,283 12 628 -41
4 Becton Dickinson 397 5,464 9 722 55
5 Stryker 439 4,872 14 675 45
6 Guidant 535 3,551 -6 414 -21
7 Zimmer Holdings 568 3,286 10 733 35
8 St. Jude Medical 628 2,915 27 394 -4
9 Beckman Coulter 700 2,444 2 151 -29
10 Hillenbrand Industries 823 1,942 -11 -94 -166
11 Biomet 841 1,880 16 352 8
12 Applera 852 1,845 1 160 27
13 C.R. Bard 866 1,771 7 337 11
14 Dentsply International 890 1,715 0 45 -82
15 Dade Behring Holdings 915 1,658 6 125 56
16 Invacare 955 1,530 9 49 -35
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Due to slight differences in rounding, industry data online may not exactly match the FORTUNE 500 magazine version.
How the states stack up
Texas 56
New York 55
California 52
Best employers
These companies appear on both the FORTUNE 500 and our 2006 ranking of the Best Companies to Work For.
FedEx 212,241
Intel 48,655
Starbucks 91,056
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 36,130.0
Citigroup 24,589.0
Bank of America Corp. 16,465.0
Best investments
Best Investments By Industry: Total Return to Shareholders (1 Year)
Petroleum Refining 60.7%
Mining, Crude-Oil Production 53.6%
Oil and Gas Equipment, Services 51.6%
Women CEOs of FORTUNE 500 companies
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