Forbes 500

Definition

An listing by Forbes magazine of the top 500 public companies in the U.S. ranked by sales, assets, earnings, and capitalization. The list was published annually until 2003, at which point it was replaced by the Forbes Global 2000, which includes both U.S. and non-U.S. companies, and uses generally the same ranking formula.

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You should always try and strive to go up in the business world and be mentioned as a forbes 500 company.

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The Corporation was pleased to announce to their employees that their company was listed in the Forbes 500 for the third year in a row.

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Did you see the Forbes 500 in the latest issue. every single company on that list is worth a lot of money, and they pay their employees well while I'm earning dimes on Amazon Turk.

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