The names that come to our minds, when we talk about some of the richest companies of the world, are Apple, IBM, Microsoft, and Intel. But, do you actually know their exact worth? Here, we have presented a list of “Top 20 Richest Companies”. Take a look at them and get more information about their net worth.
Net Worth: $486.429 Billion
Market Capital: $348.95 Billion
ExxonMobil is an American oil and gas corporation, with a net worth of $486.429 billion. It was formed on November 30, 1999, by the merger of Exxon and Mobil. It deals with the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, and manufacture of petrochemicals, such as polyethylene, olefins, and plastics. It is also involved in production and marketing of petroleum products, as well as power generation. Its headquarters are located in Irving, Texas. In terms of revenue generation, ExxonMobil is the largest company of the world. In 2013, it is declared as the world’s largest publicly traded corporation by market capitalization. ExxonMobil has several operating divisions around the globe, including ExxonMobil Exploration Company, ExxonMobil Gas and Power Marketing Company, ExxonMobil Information Technology, ExxonMobil Chemical Company and many more.
Net Worth: $446.95 Billion
Market Capital: $248.16 Billion
Walmart Stores, Inc. is an American retail corporation and the largest retailer in the world, with a net worth of $446.95 billion. It was formed on October 31, 1969, and its headquarters are situated in Bentonville, Arkansas. The company runs a number of discount department stores. Wal-Mart is divided into a number of ventures, like Wal-Mart Discount Stores, Wal-Mart Market, Wal-Mart Discount Stores, Supermercado de Wal-Mart, and Wal-Mart Express. It also owns the Sam’s Club chain of membership warehouse stores. In 2010, Sam’s Club generated 11.5% of Walmart’s total sales. Around 8,500 Wal-Mart stores are operating in 15 countries. According to the Fortune Global 500 list of 2012, Wal-Mart is the third largest public corporation of the world.