The Most Profitable Businesses In The World

The most profitable companies in the world. It's not surprising that the most profitable business this year was an oil and gas corporation. These are the world's biggest and successful public companies. They implement an overly successful business model, which is evident by their large monetary earnings.

  • Exxon Mobil
    1
    Petroleum industry, Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction, Natural gas
    $30,460 million
  • Chevron Corporation
    2
    Mining, Petroleum industry, Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction
    $19,024 million
  • Microsoft Corporation
    3
    Consumer electronics, Software, Publishing
    $18,760 million
  • J.P. Morgan & Co.
    4
    Investment banking
    $17,370 million
  • Walmart
    5
    Department store, Retail, Variety Stores
    $16,389 million
  • $14,013 million