Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations

States
State
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Company Fortune 500 rank City Revenues
($ millions)
1 Humana 79 Louisville 36,832.0
2 Yum Brands 213 Louisville 12,626.0
3 Ashland 307 Covington 8,370.0
4 Omnicare 389 Covington 6,239.9
5 General Cable 421 Highland Heights 5,866.7
6 Kindred Healthcare 444 Louisville 5,523.3
Issue date: May 21, 2012
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Rank # of Fortune 500 Companies
California 53
Texas 52
New York 50
Company Rank
Google 73
NetApp 474
NuStar Energy 377
Company 2011 $ (millions)
Exxon $41,060.0
Chevron $26,895.0
Apple $25,922.0
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