World's Most Admired Companies List, Rankings
Fortune magazine's World's most admired companies list is done with the help of management consulting firm Hay Group.
- Apple has topped Fortune magazine’s list of the world’s most admired companies for the fourth yearin a row
- Apple's tech rival Google remained 2nd this year.
- Berkshire Hathaway remained at the third place on the list,
- Southwest Airlines, Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, Amazon.com, FedEx, Microsoft and McDonald’s were the other companies among the top 10 most admirable companies in world.
- International companies in the top 50 include Singapore Airlines (18), BMW (19), Toyota (33) and Sony (46).
- Of the full list of 350 companies the USA dominated with 238, followed by Germany with 21, Japan with 15 and Switzerland and Britain, which both had 11