Northeast Utilities

Industry: Utilities

Fortune Rank: 385

Northeast Utilities

Northeast Utilities is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Northeast Utilities was ranked number 385 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 385th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Northeast Utilities achieved revenue of $5,439.40 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $330.00 million.

Northeast Utilities' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 385th compared to 424th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $5,800 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $261 million (a change of $69 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 Northeast Utilities would be ranked 269th rather than 385th due to its profits of $330 in 2010.

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