Fortune 500 rank: 17 (Previous rank: 14)
2006 Revenues (millions): $90,837
Headquarters: Atlanta, GA
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A sagging housing market hit close to Home Depot, and CEO Bob Nardelli couldn't make the repairs that the home improvement retailer needed. He left in January with a $210 million pay package, and was succeeded by Frank Blake. Though revenues were up 11% over last year, profits slipped 1%.
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