Company rankings - 2001

CEOs - companies that create the most value for their shareholders

Rank 2001 Name Company Sector
1 General Electric US Electrical/Electronics
2 Microsoft US IT
3 Berkshire Hathaway US Financial
4 IBM US IT
5 Sony Japan Consumer Goods
6 Coca-Cola US Food/Beverages
7 Cisco Systems US IT
8 Citigroup US Financial
9 General Motors US Engineering
10 Toyota Japan Engineering
11 Merck US Healthcare
12 BP UK Energy/Chemicals
13 Exxon Mobil US Energy/Chemicals
14 Wal-Mart US Retail
15 Nokia Finland Electrical/Electronics
16 Johnson & Johnson US Healthcare
17 Royal Dutch/Shell Netherlands/UK Energy/Chemicals
18 Dell US IT
19 Intel US IT
20 3M US Consumer Goods
21 L'Oreal France Consumer Goods
22 HSBC UK/Hong Kong Financial
23 Procter & Gamble US Food/Beverages
24 Oracle US IT
25 AIG US Financial
26 GlaxoSmithKline UK Healthcare
27 AOL Time Warner US Media/Leisure
28 SAP Germany IT
29 Nestlé Switzerland Food/Beverages
=30 Cheung Kong Holdings Hong Kong Property/Construction
=30 McDonald's US Media/Leisure

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