Table: How the Giants Stack Up

MARKET VALUE

Billions of U.S. Dollars

1 GENERAL ELECTRIC $486.67 2 MICROSOFT 369.10 3 EXXON MOBIL 306.67 4 PFIZER 270.80 5 CITIGROUP 260.80 6 WAL-MART STORES 231.15 7 AOL TIME WARNER 230.48 8 ROYAL DUTCH/SHELL GROUP 216.50 9 BP 199.79 10 IBM 196.86

SALES

Billions of U.S. Dollars

1 EXXON MOBIL $232.75 2 WAL-MART STORES 191.33 3 GENERAL MOTORS CORP 178.76 4 FORD MOTOR 170.06 5 DAIMLERCHRYSLER 152.45 6 ROYAL DUTCH/SHELL GROUP 149.15 7 BP 148.06 8 GENERAL ELECTRIC 129.85 9 TOYOTA MOTOR 112.94 10 MITSUBISHI CORP 110.33

PROFITS

Billions of U.S. Dollars

1 EXXON MOBIL $15.99 2 CITIGROUP 13.52 3 GENERAL ELECTRIC 12.74 4 ROYAL DUTCH/SHELL GROUP 12.72 5 BP 11.21 6 VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS 10.81 7 INTEL 10.54 8 MICROSOFT 9.42 9 PHILIP MORRIS 8.51 10 ROYAL PHILIPS ELECTRONICS 8.14

SHARE-PRICE GAIN % Change from 2000 in U.S. Dollars

1 PEOPLESOFT 192% 2 IDEC PHARMACEUTICALS 190 3 CONSECO 179 4 PPL 153 5 H. LUNDBECK 129 6 INTL. GAME TECHNOLOGY 127 7 CIT GROUP * 117 8 RJ REYNOLDS TOBACCO 114 9 McKESSON HBOC 110 10 LOEWS 109

* Acquired after 5/31/01

Data: Morgan Stanley Capital International

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