Forbes, Business Insider, Fortune, Bloomberg Businessweek and Investopedia offer influential company rankings. These companies publish articles that rank the greatest companies in the world based on global scope, revenue, and several other factors.
Forbes business magazine is one of the most respected magazines in the world, as of 2015. The company was founded in 1917 by B.C Forbes and writes articles on everything from finance to technology. Its motto is The Capitalist tool.
Business Insider is an online newspaper that reports on current business and technological trends. The company is owned by Axel Springer, and every year releases articles that rank the top companies in the world in different sectors.
Fortune, a business magazine, is well known for its yearly ranking of the top companies in the world. The company is owned by Time, Inc. and was founded by Henry Luce. Top companies on the Fortune Global 500 include Wal-mart, Sinopec, Royal Dutch Shell, China National Petroleum Corporation and ExxonMobil.
Bloomberg Businessweek is a business magazine founded by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Investopedia is an Internet site that releases information about business and investing principles. The site has also released articles on the most influential companies in the world.