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20 biggest firms in the United States

Last updated on: May 14, 2013 06:18 IST

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Wal-Mart Stores has topped Fortune's list of the 500 biggest US companies by revenue.

With robust sales, the company bounced back to the top spot in the Fortune 500 list after slipping to No. 2 last year. 

The 500 largest US companies made a stellar performance with the combined earnings at $820 billion in 2012.

Take a look at the biggest companies in the US...

Wal-Mart Stores

Rank: 1

Revenues
: $469.2 billion

Profit
: $16,999 million

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Photographs: Eric Thayer/Reuters

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Exxon Mobil

Rank: 2

Revenues: $449.9 billion

Profit: $44,880 million

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Photographs: Jason Reed/Reuters

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Chevron

Rank: 3

Revenues: $233.9 billion

Profit: $26,179 million

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Photographs: Mike Blake/Reuters

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Phillips 66

Rank: 4

Revenues: $169.6 billion

Profit: $4,124 million

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Photographs: Rick Wilking/Reuters

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Berkshire Hathaway

Rank: 5

Revenues: $162.5 billion

Profit: $14,824 million

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Image: Warren Buffett, chairman, Berkshire Hathaway.
Photographs: Rick Wilking/Reuters

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Apple Inc

Rank: 6

Revenues: $156.5 billion

Profit: $41,733 million

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Photographs: Eduardo Munoz/Reuters

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General Motors

Rank: 7

Revenues: $152.3 billion

Profit: $6,188 million

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Photographs: Carlos Barria/Reuters

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General Electric

Rank: 8

Revenues: $146.9 billion

Profit: $13,641 million

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Image: Jeff Immelt, Chairman, General Electric.
Photographs: Gary Cameron/Reuters

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Valero Energy

Rank: 9

Revenues: $138.3 billion

Profit: $2,083 million

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Photographs: Reuters

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Ford Motor

Rank: 10

Revenues: $134.3 billion

Profit: $5,665 million

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Photographs: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

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AT&T

Rank: 11

Revenues: $127.4 billion

Profit: $7,264 million

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Photographs: Rick Wilking/Reuters

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Fannie Mae

Rank: 12

Revenues: $127.2 billion

Profit: $17,220 million

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Photographs: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

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CVS Caremark

Rank: 13

Revenues: $123.1 billion

Profit: $3,876.9 million

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Photographs: Mike Segar/Reuters

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McKesson

Rank: 14

Revenues: $122.7 billion

Profit: $1,403 million

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Photographs: Courtesy, McKesson

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Hewlett-Packard

Rank: 15

Revenues: $120.4 billion

Loss: $12,650 million

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Photographs: Thierry Roge/Reuters

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Verizon Communications

Rank: 16

Revenues: $115.8 billion

Profit: $875 million

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Photographs: Joe Skipper/Reuters

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United Health Group

Rank: 17

Revenues: $110.6 billion

Profit: $5,526 million

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Photographs: Courtesy, United Health Group.

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J P Morgan Chase & Co

Rank: 18

Revenues: $108.2 billion

Profit: $21,284 million

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Photographs: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

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Cardinal Health

Rank: 19

Revenues: $107.6 billion

Profit: $1,069 million

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Photographs: Courtesy, Cardinal Health.

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IBM

Rank: 20

Revenues: $104.5 billion

Profit: $16,604 million


Photographs: Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

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