For 13 years, Forbes Global has listed the world’s 2,000 largest, most powerful public companies using a composite score that weighs the following four metrics equally:
- Market Value
This year’s Global 2000 companies came from 61 different countries and accounted for a combined revenue of $39 trillion, profits of $3 trillion, assets worth $162 trillion and a market value of $48 trillion.
Once again, Berkshire Hathaway stays in 5th place, making Warren Buffett’s conglomerate the largest U.S. company this year!
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