Ameren Corporation

Industry: Electric Utilities

Fortune Rank: 320

AEE is a public utility holding company engaged in the generation, transmission & distribution of electricity, as well as the distribution of natural gas. For the 6 months ended 6/30/05, revenues rose 36% to $3.22B. Net income rose 42% to $306M. Revenues reflect higher electric, gas and other income. Net income also reflects improved gross profit margins and an increase in miscellaneous income.

Ameren Corporation is a public utility holding company. Ameren's asset is the common stock of its subsidiaries, including Union Electric Company (UE), Central Illinois Public Service Company (CIPS), Ameren Energy Generating Company (Genco), CILCORP Inc. and Illinois Power Company (IP). Ameren's subsidiaries operate rate-regulated electric generation, transmission and distribution businesses, rate-regulated natural gas distribution businesses, and non-rate-regulated electric generation businesses in Missouri and Illinois.

Ameren Corporation

Ameren Corporation is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Ameren Corporation was ranked number 320 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 320th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Ameren Corporation achieved revenue of $7,090.00 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $612.00 million.

Ameren Corporation' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 320th compared to 327th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $7,839 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $605 million (a change of $7 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 Ameren Corporation would be ranked 195th rather than 320th due to its profits of $612 in 2010.

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