363 Most Admired companies
An alphabetical index of all Most Admired companies from the top 50 survey and industry rankings this year.
Company Industry Overall score
3M Medical and Other Precision Equipment 6.96
Abbott Laboratories Pharmaceuticals 6.78
Accenture Infotech Services 7.46
Adecco Temporary Help 5.20
Adobe Systems Computer Software 7.32
Aetna Health Care: Insurance, Managed Care 7.39
Aflac Insurance: Life and Health 6.68
Air France-KLM Group Airlines 7.15
Air Products & Chemicals Chemicals 5.66
Airgas Wholesalers: Diversified 6.08
Aisin Seiki Motor Vehicle Parts 5.50
Alcoa Metals 7.05
Allianz Insurance: Property and Casualty 6.20
Altria Group Tobacco 8.01
Amazon.com Internet Services and Retailing 7.00
American Electric Power Energy 6.03
American Express Consumer Credit Card and Related Services 6.79
Amgen Pharmaceuticals 6.47
Anadarko Petroleum Mining, Crude-Oil Production 5.29
Anheuser-Busch Beverages 7.50
Apple Computers 7.07
Applied Materials Semiconductors 6.77
Aramark Diversified Outsourcing Services 6.62
ArcelorMittal Metals 6.89
Archer Daniels Midland Food Production 7.06
Arkansas Best Trucking 6.17
Arrow Electronics Wholesalers: Electronics 6.58
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals 6.18
AT&T Telecommunications 7.05
Autodesk Computer Software 6.63
Automatic Data Processing Financial Data Services 6.77
AutoNation Automotive, Retailing 6.37
Avis Budget Group Automotive, Retailing 5.36
Avnet Wholesalers: Electronics 6.97
AXA Insurance: Life and Health 5.48
From the March 16, 2009 issue
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