There are millions of extremely successful companies from different parts of the world today, but which company is the wealthiest company?.
The more successful a company is, the more likely it is to become one of the richest company in the world.
But big and extremely popular companies today, are not necessarily some of the world’s wealthiest companies.
With the help of Forbes Magazine and local research media website Kenyan Magazine, we have come up with the list of the top 10 most wealthy companies globally today.
The list includes some of the world’s most popular companies, the largest companies in the world by market cap, the leading biggest company brands and the most wealthy businesses not forgetting the world’s most valuable companies.
What is the most valuable company globally?
As of today, Apple Inc. is not only the richest but currently the most valuable company in the world.
According to Forbes, Apple is the number 1 company in the world this year, right now and it is owned by Vanguard Group and BlackRock Inc.
BlackRock is the world’s largest asset manager, with over US$10 trillion in assets under management as of this year.
However, BlackRock and Vanguard do not “own” all the biggest corporations in the world such as Apple.
They invest trillions of dollars into leading companies on behalf of their clients, who ultimately own the shares.
Google’s Alphabet Inc. is the second most valuable company in the world that’s closely followed by Microsoft.
As of now, Amazon e-commerce company is the world’s largest online shopping site and the 4th richest company.
According to Kenyan Magazine, Toyota company is the world’s Richest Car Manufacturer in the world today.
Facebook is the wealthiest social media platform with an extremely high competition from YouTube (a Google Brand).
Today, Coca-Cola company is the world’s largest and richest beverage company in the whole world.
The Richest fast food company according to Kenyan Magazine is McDonald’s while Louis Vuitton is the wealthiest clothing brand in the world.
With that being said, below are the top 10 world’s richest companies ranked.
Richest Companies In The World:
1. Apple Inc. – $241.2 billion.
2. Google’s Alphabet Inc. – $207.5 billion.
3. Microsoft Corporation. – $162.9 billion.
4. Amazon Inc. – $135.4 billion.
5. Facebook. – $70.3 billion.
6. Coca-Cola. – $64.4 billion.
7. Disney. – $61.3 billion.
8. Samsung. – $50.4 billion.
9. Louis Vuitton. – $47.2 billion.
10. McDonald’s. – $46.1 billion.
Other most valuable and extremely rich companies in the world include; Toyota, Intel, Nike, AT&T, Cisco Systems, Oracle, Walmart, and Verizon.