Special Report

The Biggest US Company the Year You Were Born

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1985
1. Exxon: $90.85 billion
2. General Motors: $83.89 billion
3. Mobil: $56.05 billion
4. Ford: $52.37 billion
5. Texaco: $47.33 billion

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1986
1. General Motors: $96.37 billion
2. Exxon: $86.67 billion
3. Mobil: $55.96 billion
4. Ford: $52.77 billion
5. IBM: $50.06 billion

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1987
1. General Motors: $102.81 billion
2. Exxon: $69.89 billion
3. Ford: $62.72 billion
4. IBM: $51.25 billion
5. Mobil: $44.87 billion

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1988
1. General Motors: $101.78 billion
2. Exxon: $76.42 billion
3. Ford: $71.64 billion
4. IBM: $54.22 billion
5. Mobil: $51.22 billion

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1989
1. General Motors: $121.09 billion
2. Ford: $92.45 billion
3. Exxon: $79.56 billion
4. IBM: $59.68 billion
5. General Electric: $49.41 billion

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1990
1. General Motors: $126.97 billion
2. Ford: $96.93 billion
3. Exxon: $86.66 billion
4. IBM: $63.44 billion
5. General Electric: $55.26 billion

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1991
1. General Motors: $125.13 billion
2. Exxon: $105.89 billion
3. Ford: $98.28 billion
4. IBM: $69.02 billion
5. Mobil: $58.77 billion

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1992
1. General Motors: $123.78 billion
2. Exxon: $103.24 billion
3. Ford: $88.96 billion
4. IBM: $65.39 billion
5. General Electric: $60.24 billion

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1993
1. General Motors: $132.78 billion
2. Exxon: $103.55 billion
3. Ford: $100.79 billion
4. IBM: $65.10 billion
5. General Electric: $62.20 billion

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1994
1. General Motors: $133.62 billion
2. Ford: $108.52 billion
3. Exxon: $97.83 billion
4. IBM: $62.72 billion
5. General Electric: $60.82 billion

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