Fortune 500

Apple Climbs to 6th Spot on Fortune’s Annual Global 500 List

Apple has just climbed to 6th place on Fortune's list of the world's top 500 companies by revenue, as noted by iMore. Walmart was once again at the top of Fortune's Global 500 list for the  eighth  consecutive year, with Amazon coming in at 3rd spot. Fortune Global 500 companies generated revenues totaling more than...

Apple Declared Most Profitable Fortune 500 Company in the World

Fortune has released its 63rd annual ranking of its Fortune 500 companies, and Apple has for the second consecutive year been declared the most profitable company in the world. The Fortune Global 500 rankings utilize the same data collected in earlier rankings, however the magazine has expanded the ranking by adding companies on an international level, which...

Apple Ranks No. 3 in Annual Fortune 500 List

Apple has jumped two spots this year and taken the No. 3 spot in the Fortune 500 list of US companies, just behind Walmart and Exxon Mobil. Apple previously ranked No. 5 in 2015, and No. 6 in 2014. As explained by Fortune, the annual list is based on companies' total reported revenue for the...

Apple Maintains the #5 Spot in Annual Fortune 500 Rankings

Apple has maintained the 5th spot in the annual Fortune 500 rankings for the second consecutive year, trailing behind Berkshire Hathaway at #4, Chevron at #3, Exxon Mobil at #2 and Wal-Mart Stores at the #1 spot. Fortune’s latest rankings however highlight that Apple boasts both the biggest profits of any company on the list i.e $39.5...

Wal-Mart Tops Fortune Global 500 List, Apple Ranks 15th

US retail giant Wal-Mart has toppled Royal Dutch Shell to grab the top spot on the Fortune 500 list for 2014. Royal Dutch Shell of the Netherlands, which reigned for the prior two years, slipped to second place in Fortune’s list of the world's biggest companies. While Samsung took the 13th spot on the list, Apple climbed to...