Cboe Global Markets was founded in 1973 by the Chicago Board of Trade. It is a publicly traded company that owns Chicago Board of Options Exchange and the stock exchange operator BATS Global Markets. It is a component of the S&P 500. They own securities and commodity exchanges.
Lockheed Martin Corporation is a publicly traded company. It’s stock is traded on the NYSE and is a component of the S&P 100, and the S&P 500. They have divisions that are classified as Advanced Technologies, Information Security, Aerospace, and Defense. Founded on March 15, 1995 and is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland and has locations around the globe. The company has revenues in excess of $59 Billion and employees more than 110,000 people.
Boeing is an American publicly traded company that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, satellites, telecommunications equipment, and missiles. The company’s stock trades on the NYSE and is a component to the DJIA Average, S&P 100, and S&P 500. It was founded on July 15, 1916.
Discover Financial Services is a financial company that operates Discover Bank, but best known for the Discover credit card. They are a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NYSE and a component of the S&P 500. It was founded in 1985 and now has revenues annually in excess of $10 Billion with more than 15,000 employees.
American Airlines Group, Inc. is a holding company that is publicly traded with its stock trading on the NASDAQ and is a component of the DJTA (Dow Jones Transportation Average) and S&P 500. The company was founded on December 9, 2013 and has annual revenues exceeding $45 Billion employing more than 133,000 people across the globe.
Genuine Parts Company is a service company that distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial parts and office products and electrical/electronic materials. They operate from approximately 2,600 locations worldwide and employee more than 48,000 people. They were founded in 1925 by Carlyle Fraser and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Genuine Auto Parts is a publicly traded company that trades on the NYSE and is a component of the S&P 500.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is an investment bank offering financial services including investment management, securities, asset management, prime brokerage, and securities underwriting. They are headquartered in New York City. Founded in 1869 has grown into one of the most respected investment banks in the world with annual revenues exceeding $36 Billion and employing more than 38,000 people. The company is publicly traded, trading on the NYSE. The stock (Ticker: GS) is a component of the the DJIA, S&P 100 and S&P 500.
Verisign, Inc. is a publicly traded company based in Reston, Virginia operating a multitude of network infrastructure, including two of the web’s thirteen root nameservers. They are the authoritative registry for the .com, .net, and .name generic top-level domains and the .cc and .tv and the back-end systems for .jobs, .gov and .edu. Additionally, Verisign offers security services, including the DNS (Distributed Denial-of-Service)(DDoS) attack mitigation and cyber-security threat reporting.
Verisign used to own the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate, infrastructure, but sold it to Symantec for $1.28 B in 2010.
The stock trades on the NASDAQ and is a component of the NASDAQ 100 and S&P 500. They have annual revenues in excess of $1.17 B and employee over 1,000 people.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation is a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NYSE (Ticker: KMB). They are a component of the S&P 500. The company was founded in 1872 with annual revenues today exceeding $18 Billion annually with more than 40,000 employees.
The brands owned by Kimberly are:
CH Robinson is a Fortune 500 company that offers multi-modal transportation services. It is a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NASDAQ (Ticker: CHRW) and is a component of the DJTA Component and the S&P 500. It was founded in 1905 by Charles Henry Robinson. They offer:
Supply Chain Consulting
The estimate revenues are more than $16 Billion employing more than 15,000 employees.
CME Group, Inc. is a global markets company offering financial derivatives exchange, and trades in asset classes that include agriculture, currencies, interest rates, metals and stock indexes. The company offers futures contracts and options on futures using its CME Globex trading platforms, fixed income trading via BrokerTec and foreign exchange trading on the EBS platform.
The company is publicly traded with its stock trading on the NASDAQ (Ticker: CME) and is a component of the S&P 500. It has revenues in excess of 4.8 Billion and employee more than 4,000 employees. It was founded in 1848 by and owns the oldest exchange, which is the Chicago Board of Trade.
Newmont Corporation is the largest gold mining company in the world. Founded in 1921 by William Boyce Thompson. Newmont owns mines in Nevada, Colorado, Ontario, Quebec, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Australia, Ghana, Argentina, Peru and Suriname. Additionally, they mine copper, silver, zinc and lead.
Newmont is a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NYSE. Newmont is a component of the S&P 500 with revenues in excess of $9 Billion annually employing more than 16,000 employees. Newmont is the only gold mining company in the Standard & Poor’s 500.
Fortinet is a publicly traded company that its stock trades on the NASDA and is a component of the S&P 500. They specialize in network security and computer security. They are located in Sunnyvale, California. Company was founded in 2000 by Ken Xie and Michael Xie, whom are still work in management positions at the company.
Their annual revenues are approximately in excess of $2.1 Billion and employ more than 6000 employees in 2019.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. is a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NYSE (Ticker: AJG) and is a component of the S&P 500. Founded in 1927 in Itasca, Illinois by Arthur J. Gallagher. They offer insurance broker and risk management services, and reinsurance with annual revenues in excess of $6 Billion and employ more than 30,000 employees.
PerkinElmer, Inc. is a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NYSE (Ticker: PKI) and is a component of the S&P 500. It was founded in 1937 and today has annual revenues estimated at $2.3 Billion with more than 13,000 employees in 150 countries.
PerkinElmer business classification is identified as “Medtech” specializing in diagnostics, life science research, food, environmental and industrial testings. Capabilities are detection, imaging, informatics, and service.
VF Corporation is a publicly traded company with the stock trading on the NYSE (Ticker: VFC) and is a component of the S&P 500. Company was founded in 1899 as Reading Glove and Mitten Manufacturing Company in Reading, Pennsylvania. Today, the company has estimated annual revenues to exceed $13 Billion with more than 50,000 employees. Industry classification is “Apparel Accessories” with products being footwear and apparel.
VF Corporation is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish most through a family of iconic outdoor, active and work-wear brands, including Vans®, The North Face®, Timberland® and Dickies®. Their purpose is to power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. They connect this purpose with a relentless drive to succeed to create value for all stakeholders and use our company as a force for good.
Dominion Energy is a publicly traded electric utility company that its stock trades on the NYSE. It is a component of the DJUA, and S&P 500. The company has estimated revenues in excess of $12 Billion employing more than 21,000 employees. The divisions are:
Gas Infrastructure Group
Power Delivery Group
Southeast Energy Group
Dominion was listed at 238 of the Fortune 500 in 2017.