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64. New York Life Insurance
Rank: 64 (Previous rank: 76)
CEO: Theodore A. Mathas
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 34,014.3 8.3
Profits 682.7 N.A.
Assets 187,772.1
Stockholders' equity 13,686.3
Market value (3/26/2010) N.A.
Profits as % of  
Revenues 2.0
Assets 0.4
Stockholders' equity 5.0
Earnings per share  
2009 $ N.A.
% change from 2008 N.A.
1999-2009 annual growth rate % N.A.
Total return to investors %
2009 N.A.
1999-2009 annual rate N.A.
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 New York Life Insurance 64 34,014.3
2 TIAA-CREF 90 26,278.0
3 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance 93 25,423.6
4 Northwestern Mutual 115 21,602.6
5 Guardian Life Ins. Co. of America 237 10,040.9
6 Thrivent Financial for Lutherans 342 6,514.8
7 Mutual of Omaha Insurance 408 5,149.6
8 Western & Southern Financial Group 420 5,014.4
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
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New York Life Insurance
51 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10010
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