Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations

States
State
Rank ▾
Company Fortune 500 rank City Revenues
($ millions)
1 FedEx 70 Memphis 39,304.0
2 HCA Holdings 94 Nashville 32,506.0
3 International Paper 111 Memphis 26,034.0
4 Dollar General 183 Goodlettsville 14,807.2
5 Community Health Systems 198 Franklin 13,817.0
6 Unum Group 260 Chattanooga 10,278.0
7 AutoZone 320 Memphis 8,073.0
8 Eastman Chemical 346 Kingsport 7,283.0
9 Vanguard Health Systems 484 Nashville 4,895.9
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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