Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations

States
State
Rank ▾
Company Fortune 500 rank City Revenues
($ millions)
1 General Motors 5 Detroit 150,276.0
2 Ford Motor 9 Dearborn 136,264.0
3 Dow Chemical 47 Midland 59,985.0
4 Whirlpool 147 Benton Harbor 18,666.0
5 TRW Automotive Holdings 161 Livonia 16,244.0
6 Lear 189 Southfield 14,156.5
7 Ally Financial 201 Detroit 13,642.0
8 Kellogg 205 Battle Creek 13,198.0
9 Penske Automotive Group 222 Bloomfield Hills 11,869.5
10 DTE Energy 287 Detroit 8,897.0
11 Stryker 308 Kalamazoo 8,307.0
12 Autoliv 313 Auburn Hills 8,232.4
13 Visteon 321 Van Buren Township 8,047.0
14 Masco 338 Taylor 7,560.0
15 BorgWarner 355 Auburn Hills 7,114.7
16 CMS Energy 380 Jackson 6,503.0
17 Auto-Owners Insurance 429 Lansing 5,709.5
18 Kelly Services 441 Troy 5,551.0
19 Con-way 459 Ann Arbor 5,290.0
20 Meritor 481 Troy 4,990.0
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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