Industry: Entertainment Media Television Cable

Fortune Rank: 460


Broadcom is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Broadcom was ranked number 460 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 460th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Broadcom achieved revenue of $4,490.30 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $65.30 million.

Broadcom ' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 460th compared to 495th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $4,658 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $215 million (a change of $-150 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 Broadcom would be ranked 373rd rather than 460th due to its profits of $65 in 2010.

Broadcom Revenue* Profit* Fortune Ranking

* US$ Million

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