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3. Exxon Mobil
Exxon Mobil
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 3 (Previous rank: 2)
CEO: Rex W. Tillerson
Employees: 102,700
Address: 5959 Las Colinas Blvd.
Irving, Texas  75039
Country: U.S.
Website: www.exxonmobil.com
ExxonMobil may have trailed Royal Dutch Shell on our list, but solid revenue helped it outstep BP. The recession meant the oil and gas company faced the same challenges as its peers, but ExxonMobil still continued to expand its global reach into emerging markets. It completed a $5 billion refining complex in Chinaís Fujian province, which will expand production of diesel and other refined products to meet the regionís growing demands.

Like the rest of the industry, ExxonMobil stands to benefit from increased spending when the global economy recovers; but it will also have to adapt to a new, more volatile marketplace.

-- N.T.

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  $ millions % change from 2008
Revenues 284,650.0 -35.7
Profits 19,280.0 -57.4
Assets 233,323.0 --
Stockholders' equity 110,569.0 --
Profits as % of  
Revenues 6.8
Assets 8.3
From the July 26, 2010 issue
Excise taxes have been deducted.
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Rank # of Global 500 Companies
U.S. 139
Japan 71
China 46
Company 2009 Number of Employees
Wal-Mart Stores 2,100,000
China National Petroleum 1,649,992
State Grid 1,533,800
Company 2009 Profits
($ millions)
Gazprom $24,556
Exxon Mobil $19,280
Industrial & Commercial Bank of China $18,832
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