Top 100 Most Profitable Companies in The World

This is a list of the top 100 most profitable companies in the world as of 2018 according to the latest ranking by Fortune; American business magazine which published and owned by Time. The list is published annually and features global corporations by total revenue for their respective fiscal years.  American multinational technology company Apple still remains the most profitable company in the world with an income of $45,687 while China banks; Industrial  Commercial Bank of China and China Construction Bank take the second and third spots respectively.

Without further ado, here are the top 100 most profitable companies in the world as of 2018

Rank

Company

Profits

Country

1

Apple

$45,687.0

United States

2

Industrial & Commercial Bank of China

$41,883.9

China

3

China Construction Bank

$34,840.9

China

4

Agricultural Bank of China

$27,687.8

China

5

Bank of China

$24,773.4

China

6

J.P. Morgan Chase

$24,733.0

United States

7

Berkshire Hathaway

$24,074.0

United States

8

Wells Fargo

$21,938.0

United States

9

Alphabet

$19,478.0

United States

10

Samsung Electronics

$19,316.5

South Korea

11

Bank of America Corp

$17,906.0

United States

12

Toyota Motor

$16,899.3

Japan

13

Microsoft

$16,798.0

United States

14

Johnson & Johnson

$16,540.0

United States

15

Citigroup

$14,912.0

United States

16

Gazprom

$14,222.6

Russia

17

Walmart

$13,643.0

United States

18

Gilead Sciences

$13,501.0

United States

19

SoftBank Group

$13,163.4

Japan

20

Verizon

$13,127.0

United States

21

AT&T

$12,976.0

United States

22

Fannie Mae

$12,313.0

United States

23

IBM

$11,872.0

United States

24

Cisco Systems

$10,739.0

United States

25

Procter & Gamble

$10,508.0

United States

26

Intel

$10,316.0

United States

27

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

$10,283.7

Taiwan

28

Facebook

$10,217.0

United States

29

National Grid

$10,150.6

United Kingdom

30

Bank of Communications

$10,116.9

China

31

Roche Group

$9,719.9

Switzerland​​

32

China Mobile Communications

$9,614.3

China

33

State Grid

$9,571.3

China

34

Daimler

$9,428.4

Germany

35

General Motors

$9,427.0

United States

36

Ping An Insurance

$9,392.0

China

37

Disney

$9,391.0

United States

38

China Merchants Bank

$9,344.8

China

39

Oracle

$8,901.0

United States

40

General Electric

$8,831.0

United States

41

Comcast

$8,695.0

United States

42

Nestle

$8,659.2

Switzerland

43

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

$8,550.1

Japan

44

BNP Paribas

$8,517.2

France

45

Industrial Bank

$8,105.9

China

46

Sberbank

$8,078.0

Russia

47

Shanghai Pudong Development Bank

$7,992.8

China

48

Home Depot

$7,957.0

United States

49

Exxon Mobil

$7,840.0

United States

50

Royal Bank of Canada

$7,839.6

Canada

51

Freddie Mac

$7,815.0

United States

52

Amgen

$7,722.0

United States

53

Allianz

$7,611.5

Germany

54

BMW Group

$7,589.4

Germany

55

Goldman Sachs Group

$7,398.0

United States

56

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone

$7,384.4

Japan

57

Pfizer

$7,215.0

United States

58

China Minsheng Banking

$7,201.6

China

59

UnitedHealth Group

$7,017.0

United States

60

Philip Morris International

$6,967.0

United States

61

Banco Santander

$6,860.7

Spain

62

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

$6,712.9

Australia​​

63

Novartis

$6,712.0

Switzerland​​

64

Itau Unibanco Holding

$6,666.4

Brazil

65

Toronto-Dominion Bank

$6,646.1

Canada

66

Coca-Cola

$6,527.0

United States

67

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group

$6,520.5

Japan

68

Alibaba Group Holding

$6,489.5

China

69

AXA

$6,446.0

France

70

Pepsi

$6,329.0

United States

71

Total

$6,196.0

France​​

72

Tencent Holdings

$6,185.9

China

73

Nissan Motor

$6,123.4

Japan

74

Korea Electric Power

$6,074.1

South Korea

75

Siemens

$6,050.5

Germany

76

Morgan Stanley

$5,979.0

United States

77

AbbVie

$5,953.0

United States

78

Volkswagen

$5,937.3

Germany

79

U.S. Bancorp

$5,888.0

United States

80

Unilever

$5,732.7

Netherlands​​

81

Qualcomm

$5,705.0

United States

82

Honda Motor

$5,690.3

Japan

83

Huawei Investment & Holding

$5,579.4

China

84

Mizuho Financial Group

$5,570.1

Japan

85

ING Group

$5,501.6

Netherlands

86

Westpac Banking

$5,477.0

Australia

87

American Express

$5,408.0

United States

88

Bank of Nova Scotia

$5,362.2

Canada

89

CVS Health

$5,317.0

United States

90

Lockheed Martin

$5,302.0

United States

91

Sanofi

$5,207.4

France​​

92

Banco Bradesco

$5,127.9

Brazil

93

McKesson

$5,070.0

United States

94

United Technologies

$5,055.0

United States

95

3M

$5,050.0

United States

96

KDDI

$5,045.1

Japan

97

Bayer

$5,010.6

Germany

98

China Post Group

$4,980.3

China

99

Boeing

$4,895.0

United States

100

SAIC Motor

$4,818.2

China

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