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Earnings Per Share Total Return to Investors Employees
Rank Company 2000-2010 Annual growth (%) 2000-2010 Annual rate (%) 2010 (%) Number % change from 2009
495 NYSE Euronext N.A. N.A. 23 2,968 -12
1 Wal-Mart Stores 12 1 3 2,100,000 0
2 Exxon Mobil 9 8 10 103,700 1
3 Chevron 9 12 23 62,196 -3
4 ConocoPhillips 8 12 39 29,700 -1
5 Fannie Mae N.A. -42 -75 7,300 22
6 General Electric -2 -6 24 287,000 -6
7 Berkshire Hathaway 14 5 21 260,519 17
8 General Motors N.A. N.A. N.A. 202,000 -7
9 Bank of America Corp. N.A. -2 -11 288,122 2
10 Ford Motor -3 -1 68 164,000 -17
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