FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Industry: Utilities: Gas & Electric
 
EARNINGS PER SHARE TOTAL RETURN TO INVESTORS EMPLOYEES
1 Duke Energy 2 6 13 20,400 -5
2 Dominion Resources 2 12 18 17,400 5
3 Exelon 0 18 24 17,200 -1
4 Southern 3 14 8 25,554 0
5 Public Service Enterprise Group 0 14 30 10,025 -5
6 FirstEnergy 2 13 29 14,586 -4
7 Edison International 8 13 40 15,838 4
8 FPL Group 4 10 15 12,400 24
9 Sempra Energy 7 12 26 13,420 0
10 Consolidated Edison 0 10 11 14,537 3
11 PG&E Corp. -2 6 14 19,750 -2
12 Entergy 6 14 5 14,136 -2
13 AES 9 10 16 30,000 0
14 Progress Energy 1 8 3 11,600 -26
15 CenterPoint Energy -16 1 17 9,001 -1
16 Xcel Energy -5 3 6 9,781 -8
17 DTE Energy 1 8 5 11,410 2
18 Pepco Holdings 12 4 10 5,481 -2
19 NiSource -2 6 -5 7,822 -9
20 KeySpan 2 8 -5 9,700 -3
21 Northeast Utilities N.A. 1 8 6,879 -3
22 Ameren 0 9 7 9,136 -3
23 CMS Energy N.A. -4 39 8,713 1
24 PPL 6 14 14 12,276 2
25 OGE Energy 4 9 6 3,044 1
26 Cinergy 1 9 7 7,275 -7
27 Energy East 3 11 -11 6,114 0
28 Atmos Energy 4 6 0 4,543 59
29 SCANA 5 8 4 5,628 1
30 Wisconsin Energy 2 7 19 5,445 -4
31 Alliant Energy N.A. 6 2 5,239 -40
32 Nicor 5 9 12 3,700 3
33 Allegheny Energy -15 5 61 4,460 -13
34 NSTAR 6 13 10 3,050 -2
35 New Jersey Resources 11 12 0 770 -2
36 TECO Energy -2 2 17 4,998 -10
37 Pinnacle West Capital -2 8 -3 7,300 1
38 Sierra Pacific Resources -14 -3 24 3,158 0
39 Puget Energy -2 5 -14 5,300 8
40 AGL Resources 17 11 9 2,385 -20
41 Great Plains Energy 1 7 -3 2,382 -1
42 Peoples Energy 1 7 -16 2,182 -8
43 Hawaiian Electric Inds. 2 10 -7 3,383 1
44 Aquila N.A. -12 -2 3,204 0
45 WGL Holdings 4 9 2 1,868 -2
46 PNM Resources -1 11 0 3,382 29
47 National Fuel Gas 8 11 14 2,044 -30
48 Vectren 5 9 6 1,975 6
49 Southern Union -23 12 4 2,888 -4
50 Piedmont Natural Gas 6 13 8 2,124 0
51 Southwest Gas N.A. 8 7 4,940 10
52 Laclede Group 4 9 -2 3,803 11
53 Westar Energy -6 2 -2 2,191 4
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%
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