Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations

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Company Fortune 500 rank City Revenues
($ millions)
1 Express Scripts Holding 60 St. Louis 46,128.3
2 Emerson Electric 120 St. Louis 24,234.0
3 Monsanto 224 St. Louis 11,822.0
4 Reinsurance Group of America 289 Chesterfield 8,829.5
5 Peabody Energy 316 St. Louis 8,096.0
6 Ameren 340 St. Louis 7,531.0
7 Charter Communications 351 St. Louis 7,204.0
8 O'Reilly Automotive 424 Springfield 5,788.8
9 Graybar Electric 451 St. Louis 5,374.8
10 Centene 453 St. Louis 5,340.6
Issue date: May 21, 2012
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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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