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Wal-Mart named most influential

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(New York, NY) Fortune Magazine has released its influential list of American companies, with Wal-Mart remaining at the top of the pile.

The Fortune 500 was first published in 1955 and ranks the world’s most powerful companies by total revenue.

Rounding out the top five this year are Exxon Mobil, Chevron, Berkshire Hathaway and Apple.


  • Dr. JohnS

    Influential is used very loosely by Forbes. It is totally distasteful that a company with that much profit and they treat the employees the way they do. Even worse let us taxpayers pick up the tab for health insurance and food stamps.

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