Table: How Corporations Hand It Out

  Most Generous Companies (cash gifts)
Rank Ticker Company Monetary 2003 (Millions) % change from 2002* Gifts as a % of Rev.
1 FCX Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold 21.7 29 % 0.980
2 GLW Corning 29.0 16 % 0.938
3 AVP Avon Products 49.3 NA 0.717
4 NEM Newmont Mining 22.8 NA 0.709
5 CA Computer Associates 15.3 -23 % 0.493
6 GIS General Mills 49.3 16 % 0.469
7 FITB Fifth Third Ban 30.0 13 % 0.463
8 MTB M&T Bank 13.7 NA 0.463
9 LLY Eli Lilly & Co 51.1 10 % 0.406
10 MDT Medtronic 31.0 15 % 0.404
11 NTRS Northern Trust 9.5 -1 % 0.368
12 JNS Janus Capital Group 3.3 -11 % 0.335
13 GDT Guidant 12.1 15 % 0.327
14 KEY KeyCorp 18.6 9 % 0.325
15 SLM SLM Corporation 14.1 57 % 0.324
16 PBI Pitney-Bowes 14.0 NA 0.306
17 ASO AmSouth Bancorporation 8.4 NA 0.285
18 WB Wachovia 66.7 43 % 0.273
19 KO Coca-Cola 55.6 NA 0.264
20 INTC Intel 79.6 8% 0.264
21 WFC Wells Fargo 83.0 1% 0.261
22 FHN First Horizon National 6.9 NA 0.258
23 STT State Street 13.0 25 % 0.254
24 TROW T.Rowe Price 2.5 NA NA
25 FD Federated Department Stores 39.4 146 % 0.250
26 ADCT ADC Telecommunications 1.9 -7 % 0.241
27 MRK Merck 54.0 -7 % 0.240
28 JNJ Johnson & Johnson 99.0 NA 0.236
29 ADBE Adobe Systems 2.8 3 % 0.215
30 GCI Gannett Co 14.4 NA 0.215
31 GENZ Genzyme 3.7 585 % 0.214
32 NCC National City 19.8 -1 % 0.207
33 NYT New York Times 6.5 -18 % 0.203
34 MON Monsanto 10.0 NA 0.203
35 CSCO Cisco Systems 38.2 -17 % 0.202
36 JPM J.P.Morgan Chase 86.0 NA 0.194
37 SBC SBC Communications 78.0 -22 % 0.191
38 MO Altria Group 114.9 1 % 0.189
39 TRB Tribune 10.3 -26 % 0.185
40 PFE Pfizer 83.3 13 % 0.184
41 DLX Deluxe 2.3 0 % 0.181
42 MCO Moody's 2.2 21 % 0.175
43 BAC Bank of America 85.4 18 % 0.174
44 IGT International Game Technology 3.5 NA 0.164
45 PGN Progress Energy 13.9 1% 0.159
46 HCA HCA 33.6 NA 0.154
47 MAT Mattel 7.6 -5 % 0.153
48 SBUX Starbucks 6.0 -28 % 0.147
49 BR Burlington Resources 6.2 32 % 0.144
50 ABT Abbott Laboratories 28.0 NA 0.142
51 RKY Adolph Coors 5.6 NA 0.139
52 MDP Meredith 1.5 25 % 0.139
53 USB U.S. Ban 20.0 NA 0.137
54 CTXS Citrix Systems 0.8 60 % 0.136
55 NKE NIKE 14.4 -51 % 0.135
56 FRE Federal Home Loan Mortgage 51.4 NA 0.133
57 MU Micron Technology 4.0 NA 0.129
58 STJ St. Jude Medical 2.5 39 % 0.129
59 RF Regions Financial 4.6 NA 0.127
60 MSFT Microsoft 40.0 0 % 0.124
61 AA Alcoa 26.5 -24 % 0.123
62 NSM National Semiconductor 2.0 0 % 0.120
63 MAY May Department Stores 16.1 0 % 0.119
64 UPS United Parcel Service 39.8 4 % 0.119
65 DRI Darden Restaurants 5.5 62 % 0.118
66 XEL Xcel Energy 9.2 22 % 0.116
67 MMM 3M Company 21.0 1 % 0.115
68 AXP American Express 30.0 -3 % 0.113
69 KMB Kimberly-Clark 15.8 NA 0.110
70 ETR Entergy 10.1 NA 0.110
71 UNP Union Pacific 12.5 14 % 0.108
72 SRE Sempra Energy 8.4 5 % 0.106
73 LU Lucent Technologies 9.0 -65 % 0.106
74 HAS Hasbro 3.3 3 % 0.105
75 SFA Scientific-Atlanta 1.5 7 % 0.104
76 VZ Verizon Communications 70.0 -7 % 0.103
77 BMS Bemis Company 2.7 8 % 0.103
78 THC Tenet Healthcare 13.4 23 % 0.102
79 ITW Illinois Tool Works 10.0 25 % 0.100
80 BCR C.R. Bard 1.4 46 % 0.098
81 BAX Baxter International 8.6 139 % 0.096
82 PVN Providian Financial 2.7 -12 % 0.095
83 TWX Time Warner 37.4 NA 0.095
84 DD Du Pont 25.0 NA 0.092
85 AET Aetna 16.5 10 % 0.092
86 ECL Ecolab 3.4 26 % 0.091
87 MHP McGraw-Hill 4.4 22 % 0.091
88 DTE DTE Energy 6.4 NA 0.091
89 MWD Morgan Stanley 31.6 NA 0.091
90 MBI MBIA 1.6 65 % 0.090
91 ORCL Oracle 8.5 -8 % 0.090
92 C Citigroup 81.4 5 % 0.086
93 COL Rockwell Collins 2.2 -8 % 0.085
94 BDX Becton Dickinson 3.8 -5 % 0.084
95 BMC BMC Software 1.1 -27 % 0.083
96 CLX Clorox 3.4 5 % 0.082
97 EFX Equifax 1.0 NA 0.082
98 AEE Ameren 3.7 16 % 0.081
99 NI NiSource 5.0 0 % 0.080
100 CIN CINergy 3.5 -12 % 0.079
101 BLS BellSouth 17.6 NA 0.078
102 DUK Duke Energy 16.6 2 % 0.075
103 K Kellogg 6.5 NA 0.074
104 WY Weyerhaeuser 14.6 14 % 0.073
105 JP Jefferson-Pilot 2.6 8 % 0.073
106 F Ford Motors 120.0 -8 % 0.073
107 T AT&T 25.0 -47 % 0.072
108 ADSK Autodesk 0.6 38 % 0.072
109 WMT Wal-Mart Stores 176.0 13 % 0.072
110 STA St. Paul Travelers 10.8 NA 0.071
111 SLE Sara Lee 12.9 -2 % 0.071
112 XRX Xerox 11.0 -13 % 0.070
113 ED Consolidated Edison 6.9 NA 0.070
114 MWV MeadWestvaco Corporation 5.1 NA 0.068
115 YUM Yum! Brands 5.6 NA 0.067
116 APD Air Products and Chemicals 4.2 -16 % 0.067
117 D Dominion Resources 8.0 0 % 0.066
118 BBY Best Buy 13.8 -13 % 0.066
119 GS Goldman Sachs 15.3 NA 0.065
120 GWW W.W. Grainger 3.0 0 % 0.064
121 ROH Rohm & Haas 4.1 3 % 0.064
122 ATH Anthem 10.6 112 % 0.063
123 LMT Lockheed Martin 20.0 11 % 0.063
124 FII Federated Investors 0.5 NA 0.061
125 GR Goodrich 2.6 -15 % 0.058
126 HOT Starwood Hotels & Resorts 2.6 119 % 0.057
127 ABK Ambac Financial Group 0.7 9 % 0.056
128 ETN Eaton 4.5 9 % 0.056
129 GE General Electric 73.9 3 % 0.055
130 A Agilent Technologies 3.4 -58 % 0.055
131 SWK Stanley Works 1.5 NA 0.055
132 SAFC SAFECO 4.1 3 % 0.055
133 HON Honeywell International 12.5 16 % 0.054
134 UTX United Technologies 16.8 20 % 0.054
135 TXT Textron 5.3 -6 % 0.053
136 BNI Burlington Northern Santa Fe 5.0 43 % 0.053
137 SVU Supervalu 10.0 NA 0.052
138 LIZ Liz Claiborne 2.2 -8 % 0.052
139 FDC First Data 4.2 -16 % 0.050
140 NSC Norfolk Southern 3.2 -11 % 0.049
141 HUM Humana 6.0 NA 0.049
142 IP International Paper 12.2 -39 % 0.048
143 Q Qwest Communications International 6.6 NA 0.046
144 XOM Exxon Mobil 97.1 0 % 0.046
145 GAS NICOR 1.2 9 % 0.045
146 NTAP Network Appliance 0.4 14 % 0.045
147 GPS The Gap 6.2 32 % 0.043
148 HD Home Depot 25.0 NA 0.043
149 CMI Cummins 2.7 76 % 0.043
150 HAL Halliburton 6.9 -24 % 0.042
151 CD Cendant Corporation 7.5 NA 0.041
152 CI CIGNA 7.6 -7 % 0.040
153 HLT Hilton Hotels 1.5 -25 % 0.039
154 COP ConocoPhillips 34.1 NA 0.038
155 IFF International Flavors and Fragrances 0.7 17 % 0.037
156 FON Sprint 5.2 -48 % 0.037
157 PCG PG&E 3.6 -9 % 0.034
158 MOT Motorola 9.0 NA 0.033
159 UNM UnumProvident 3.3 65 % 0.033
160 ODP Office Depot 4.0 30 % 0.033
161 HIG Hartford Financial Services Group 5.9 21 % 0.032
162 HPQ Hewlett-Packard 21.9 -12 % 0.030
163 TYC Tyco International 11.0 NA 0.030
164 LSI LSI Logic 0.5 NA 0.030
165 IBM International Business Machines 25.7 NA 0.029
166 SBL Symbol Technologies 0.4 37 % 0.027
167 S Sears 10.4 NA 0.025
168 SLB Schlumberger 3.5 0 % 0.025
169 SCH Charles Schwab 1.0 -75 % 0.024
170 ACE ACE Limited 2.5 NA 0.023
171 LXK Lexmark International 1.1 26 % 0.023
172 PMTC Parametric Technology 0.2 0 % 0.022
173 CNP CenterPoint Energy 2.0 NA 0.020
174 DAL Delta Air Lines 2.4 -63 % 0.018
175 EDS Electronic Data Systems 3.7 NA 0.017
176 PBG Pepsi Bottling Group 1.6 -16 % 0.016
177 QLGC QLogic 0.1 20 % 0.014
178 TLAB Tellabs 0.1 -92 % 0.013
179 ESRX Express Scripts 1.1 NA 0.008
180 MCK McKesson 4.0 -5 % 0.007
181 MHS MedCo Health Solutions 1.6 7 % 0.005
182 NVDA NVIDIA 0.1 NA 0.003
183 CPN Calpine 0.1 -74 % 0.001

* Cash gifts as reported to BusinessWeek; this % is only available for companies that participated in our survey last year

DATA: Company Reports

  Most Generous Companies (in-kind giving)
Rank Ticker Company In-Kind 2003* (million) % change from 2002* Gifts as a & of Rev.
1 HCA HCA 821.3 NA 3.77
2 GENZ Genzyme 63.0 NA 3.68
3 MRK Merck 789.0 37 % 3.51
4 PMTC Parametric Technology 13.7 43 % 2.04
5 LLY Eli Lilly & Co 222.3 9 % 1.77
6 HAL Halliburton 251.9 NA 1.55
7 PFE Pfizer 602.9 14 % 1.33
8 MHP McGraw-Hill*** 54.9 12 % 1.14
9 ABT Abbott Laboratories 200.0 NA 1.02
10 ORCL Oracle 91.0 -4 % 0.96
11 MSFT Microsoft 224.0 8 % 0.70
12 JNJ Johnson & Johnson 285.5 NA 0.68
13 GCI Gannett 37.1 NA 0.55
14 TRB Tribune 29.1 -14 % 0.52
15 K Kellogg 34.2 NA 0.39
16 YUM Yum! Brands 30.4 NA 0.36
17 NEM Newmont Mining 10.8 NA 0.34
18 GIS General Mills 22.0 -3 % 0.21
19 ADBE Adobe Systems 2.5 -45 % 0.19
20 TWX Time Warner 74.5 NA 0.19
21 ODP Office Depot 21.8 -10 % 0.18
22 GWW W.W. Grainger 8.0 14 % 0.17
23 AVP Avon Products 11.4 NA 0.17
24 MMM 3M 29.4 28 % 0.16
25 MAT Mattel 8.0 1500 % 0.16
26 NKE NIKE 16.3 -16 % 0.15
27 SBUX Starbucks 5.4 93 % 0.13
28 NTRS Northern Trust 3.4 13 % 0.13
29 IBM IBM 117.1 8 % 0.13
30 MO Altria Group 79.3 218 % 0.13
31 UNP Union Pacific 15.0 67 % 0.13
32 MDT Medtronic 9.2 53 % 0.12
33 CLX Clorox 4.6 -31 % 0.11
34 Q Qwest Communications International 14.7 NA 0.10
35 FD Federated Department Stores 15.8 427 % 0.10
36 CSCO Cisco Systems 18.8 -11 % 0.10
37 NYT New York Times 3.2 NA 0.10
38 PBG Pepsi Bottling Group 10.0 -34 % 0.10
39 GPS The Gap 13.2 61 % 0.09
40 SLE Sara Lee 16.5 -25 % 0.09
41 S Sears, Roebuck & Co. 33.6 NA 0.08
42 SVU Supervalu 15.0 NA 0.08
43 DAL Delta Air Lines 9.0 0 % 0.07
44 BAX Baxter International 5.7 159 % 0.06
45 HAS Hasbro 1.9 -68 % 0.06
46 HPQ Hewlett-Packard 40.5 8 % 0.06
47 NSC Norfolk Southern 3.6 2178 % 0.06
48 DRI Darden Restaurants 2.5 -70 % 0.05
49 INTC Intel 15.5 -39 % 0.05
50 A Agilent Technologies 3.0 71% 0.05
51 WB Wachovia 10.6 163 % 0.04
52 ADSK Autodesk 0.4 12 % 0.04
53 CA Computer Associates 1.3 14 % 0.04
54 LXK Lexmark International 1.7 121 % 0.04
55 HD Home Depot 20.0 NA 0.03
56 FHN First Horizon National 0.9 NA 0.03
57 BDX Becton Dickinson 1.4 -53 % 0.03
58 COL Rockwell Collins 0.8 7600 % 0.03
59 LSI LSI Logic 0.5 NA 0.03
60 STJ St. Jude Medical 0.5 0 % 0.03
61 ED Consolidated Edison 2.3 NA 0.02
62 ETR Entergy 2.1 NA 0.02
63 HOT Starwood Hotels & Resorts 1.0 NA 0.02
64 BCR C.R. Bard 0.3 NA 0.02
65 DD E.I. Du Pont 5.0 NA 0.02
66 GE General Electric 24.6 3836 % 0.02
67 STT State Street 0.9 151 % 0.02
68 CTXS Citrix Systems 0.1 -60 % 0.02
69 BMC BMC Software 0.2 NA 0.02
70 HLT Hilton Hotels 0.5 0 % 0.01
71 XRX Xerox 2.0 NA 0.01
72 SLB Schlumberger Ltd. 1.7 NA 0.01
73 IGT International Game Technology 0.3 NA 0.01
74 KMB Kimberly-Clark 1.7 NA 0.01
75 CPN Calpine 0.9 17900 % 0.01
76 KEY KeyCorp 0.6 NA 0.01
77 LIZ Liz Claiborne 0.4 NA 0.01
78 MWV MeadWestvaco 0.6 NA 0.01
79 SFA Scientific-Atlanta 0.1 -60 % 0.01
80 ASO AmSouth Bancorporation 0.2 NA 0.01
81 TYC Tyco International 2.3 NA 0.01
82 T AT&T 2.0 -92 % 0.01
83 HIG Hartford Financial Services Group 1.0 0 % 0.01
84 BNI Burlington Northern Santa Fe 0.5 0 % 0.01
85 UNM UnumProvident 0.5 NA 0.01
86 ITW Illinois Tool Works 0.5 0 % 0.00
87 WMT Wal-Mart Stores 12.0 71 % 0.00
88 PVN Providian Financial 0.1 150 % 0.00
89 ROH Rohm & Haas 0.3 96 % 0.00
90 NVDA NVIDIA 0.1 NA 0.00
91 XEL Xcel Energy 0.3 9 % 0.00
92 BBY Best Buy 0.8 107 % 0.00
93 DTE DTE Energy 0.2 NA 0.00
94 CNP CenterPoint Energy 0.3 NA 0.00
95 FCX Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold 0.1 NA 0.00
96 MDP Meredith 0.0 233 % 0.00
97 UTX United Technologies 0.7 NA 0.00
98 BLS BellSouth 0.5 -83 % 0.00
99 HON Honeywell International 0.5 NA 0.00
100 KO Coca-Cola 0.4 NA 0.00
101 SAFC SAFECO 0.1 NA 0.00
102 UPS United Parcel Service 0.6 202 % 0.00
103 PCG PG&E 0.2 14 % 0.00
104 EDS Electronic Data Systems 0.3 NA 0.00
105 AEE Ameren Corporation 0.1 -22 % 0.00
106 AA Alcoa 0.3 NA 0.00
107 DUK Duke Energy 0.3 10 % 0.00
108 ABK Ambac Financial Group 0.0 40 % 0.00
109 ECL Ecolab 0.0 -90 % 0.00
110 F Ford Motors 1.4 17 % 0.00
111 SWK Stanley Works 0.0 NA 0.00
112 SCH Charles Schwab 0.0 NA 0.00
113 PGN Progress Energy 0.1 NA 0.00
114 VZ Verizon Communications 0.3 -29 % 0.00
115 MCK McKesson 0.2 0 % 0.00
116 ETN Eaton 0.0 NA 0.00
117 FITB Fifth Third Bancorp 0.0 NA 0.00
118 D Dominion Resources 0.0 NA 0.00
119 CIN CINergy 0.0 NA 0.00
120 STA St. Paul Travelers 0.0 NA 0.00
121 TLAB Tellabs 0.0 -89 % 0.00
122 GAS NICOR 0.0 -95 % 0.00
123 ADCT ADC Telecommunications 0.0 NA 0.00
124 AET Aetna 0.0 NA 0.00
125 ATH Anthem 0.0 NA 0.00
126 BMS Bemis Company 0.0 NA 0.00
127 C Citigroup 0.0 NA 0.00
128 GLW Corning 0.0 NA 0.00
129 XOM Exxon Mobil 0.0   0.00
130 GS Goldman Sachs Group 0.0 NA 0.00
131 JPM J.P.Morgan Chase 0.0 NA 0.00
132 LU Lucent Technologies 0.0 NA 0.00
133 MAY May Department Stores 0.0 NA 0.00
134 MON Monsanto Corporation 0.0 NA 0.00
135 MCO Moody's 0.0 NA 0.00
136 THC Tenet Healthcare 0.0 NA 0.00
137 TXT Textron 0.0 NA 0.00

*This % is only available for companies that filled out our survey last year

**in-kind gifts as reported to BusinessWeek

*** McGraw_Hill is BusinessWeek's parent company

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