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Business Rankings on the Internet

American Banker’s “Ranking the Banks”
http://www.americanbanker.com/tools/ranking-the-banks.html
A compilation of statistical rankings from American Banker magazine.

Boston Globe’s “Globe 100″  
http://www.boston.com/business/globe/globe100/
The Globe’s annual survey of Massachusetts’ top public companies. Rankings include top 100 in sales, top 50 employers, top 50 growth companies, top 10 most profitable, and others.

Financial Times “FT500″
http://www.ft.com/intl/reports/ft-500-2011
“..an annual snapshot of the world’s largest companies, ranked by market capitalization and grouped by region.”

Forbes.com Lists
http://www.forbes.com/lists/
Rankings of companies, people and places.

Fortune 500  
http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/fortune500/2011/index.html
Fortune’s annual list of the largest U.S. corporations. Also available is Fortune’s Global 500 list of top companies throughout the world.

Inc. 500
http://www.inc.com/inc5000/welcome
Inc.’s ranking of the fastest-growing companies in America. Also available is the European counterpart, Europe’s 500, and the Inner City 100– a ranking of America’s fastest-growing urban businessess.