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These are the Bay Area"s 10 largest public companies

The usual suspects topped our annual list of largest public companies in the Bay Area, with Apple Inc. taking the No. 1 spot once again. The Cupertino-based iPhone maker had revenue last year of $215.64 billion. Apple also has the highest profits:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

These are the Bay Area"s 10 largest public companies

The usual suspects topped our annual list of largest public companies in the Bay Area, with Apple Inc. taking the No. 1 spot once again. The Cupertino-based iPhone maker had revenue last year of $215.64 billion. Apple also has the highest profits:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

How Minnesota fares in Forbes" first-ever "America"s Top Public Companies" list

UnitedHealth Group Inc. is one of "America's Top Public Companies" — and the only metro-area public company among the top 20 – on Forbes magazine's inaugural list ranking the nation's 500 largest top publicly traded corporations. Minnetonka-based.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2017

The top 10 best-performing Bay Area stocks in 2016

Of the 200 largest public companies we cover in our region, these stocks had a very good year in 2016. Thanks to the San Francisco-based financial data platform Sentieo (which we profiled in May) and information and market intelligence from its produ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2016

Chinese firm teams with Bay Area developer for majority stake in controversial Oakland tower

One of China's largest trust companies is teaming with a longtime Bay Area developer in a bid to take control of the controversial Oakland tower project on a public site near Lake Merritt. ZhongRong International Trust Co. and Danville-based developer Be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2016

Birmingham attorney named to Medical Properties Trust board

A local attorney has been named to the board of directors for one of Birmingham's largest public companies. Medical Properties Trust (NYSE: MPW), a real estate investment trust specializing in health care real estate, has named Elizabeth N. Pitman to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2018

Commentary: The BlackRock Letter Sets Ambitious Goals. Here’s How CEOs Can Meet Them.

Companies need to fundamentally rethink who they answer to. Should public companies focus on earning profits for their shareholders, or should they serve broader societal needs? Larry Fink, the head of BlackRock, the largest fu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 9th, 2018

See the 10 largest Houston public companies without any women on their boards

Out of the 134 Houston public companies with a market cap above $100 million as of Dec. 31, 45 of them don't have a single woman on their boards, based on data complied by American City Business Journals, HBJ's parent company. Above, click through t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2018

Yuengling vs. Sam Adams: Biggest U.S. craft brewers join Super Bowl bet

Four more Philadelphia- and Boston-area beer makers have made Super Bowl LLI bets. This one brings together the largest craft brewing companies in the United States. Greater Philadelphia's D.G. Yuengling & Son Inc. and Victory Brewing Co. teamed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2018

Year in Review: Houston had most IPOs of any Texas city in 2017

After just a small handful of Houston-area companies went public last year, the Bayou City bounced back with a more robust number of initial public offerings in 2017. In fact, two of Houston's 2017 IPOs were for banks. Before this year, the last Hou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2017

The 8 largest Triad-area bankruptcies in 2017

The Triad's largest bankruptcy cases of 2017 involved companies across many industries — from health care to boat restoring. The debts from the eight largest filings amounted to more than $130 million. After years of financial struggles, Morehead.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2017

Top 15 photos of 2017

St. Louis Business Journal photographer, Dilip Vishwanat, can be seen all over St. Louis taking photos of CEOs, new stores and restaurants, inside St. Louis’ largest private or public companies or our weekly St. Louis Character profiles. Vish.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2017

TOP TECH ANALYST: Only one thing could stop the FANGs from skyrocketing in 2018 (FB, AAPL, NFLX, GOOGL)

Shutterstock Tech has outpaced the broader market by a wide margin in 2017. But it wasn't all smooth sailing, as many of the largest companies faced public and regulatory scrutiny along with company-level issues. Mark Mah.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 15th, 2017

One of Cincinnati’s largest public companies moves its HQ to Dallas

One of the largest public companies in Greater Cincinnati has moved its headquarters to Dallas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2017

11 Biggest Insurance Companies in the US

Insurance Companies are some of the largest financial companies, and the biggest insurance companies in the US are at the top of their game.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyDec 12th, 2017

TOP TECH ANALYST: Almost nothing will stop the FANGs in 2018 (FB, AAPL, NFLX, GOOGL)

Carl Court/Getty Images Tech has outpaced the broader market by a wide margin in 2017. But it wasn't all smooth sailing, as many of the largest companies faced public and regulatory scrutiny along with company-level issues. Mark Mah.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

Chicago startups raised $184 million in venture funding in November

Chicago-area tech and startup companies brought in a significant amount of money in November, making for what should be a strong close to the year. Collectively, area tech and startup companies raised at least $184 million, based on public announcem.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2017

Here"s why stock in one of Cincinnati"s largest public companies fell 33 percent Wednesday

Weak third-quarter earnings took the blame Wednesday as the stock of one of Cincinnati’s largest public companies plummeted more than 33 percent. Shares of CECO Environmental Corp. (Nasdaq: CECE) fell 33.87 percent to 5.70 on Wednesday, down from.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2017

Here’s how the hurricanes affected Waste Management’s and Group 1’s Q3 results

Waste Management Inc. (NYSE: WM) and Group 1 Automotive Inc. (NYSE: GPI) — two of Houston’s largest public companies — on Oct. 26 announced third quarter results that included the impact from hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Both companies exper.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2017

Here are the Greater Philadelphia public companies with ZERO women board members

Out of the largest 100 public companies in Greater Philadelphia, 19 have no women on their boards of directors, according to a new analysis. The Women on Boards 2016 report, a publication of the Forum of Executive Women in collaboration with global accou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2017

PNC Bank takes the long view on infiltrating KC market

PNC Bank's head of corporate and institutional banking made it no secret that he plans to gun for the banking business of the Kansas City area's largest companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 23rd, 2017