Sears Holdings Corporation

Industry: Discount Stores

Fortune Rank: 48

Sears Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. It offers home appliances, tools, lawn and garden products, home electronics, and automotive repair and maintenance products. The company offers its products through a portfolio of brands, including Kenmore, Craftsman and DieHard, Lands' End, Jaclyn Smith, Martha Stewart Everyday, and Joe Boxer, as well as the Apostrophe and Covington. As of March 28, 2005, the company operated 3,800 full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada. Sears Holdings is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.

Sears Holdings Corporation

Sears Holdings Corporation is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Sears Holdings Corporation was ranked number 48 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 48th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Sears Holdings Corporation achieved revenue of $44,043.00 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $235.00 million.

Sears Holdings Corporation' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 48th compared to 49th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $46,770 million (a change of -2 million compared to 2010) and profits of $53 million (a change of $182 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Sears Holdings Corporation would be ranked 301st rather than 48th due to its profits of $235 in 2010.

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