June 14, 2018
Missouri is Home to Eleven Fortune 500 Businesses
Fortune Magazine recently released its 2018 Fortune 500 rankings. Eleven Missouri-based companies were included in this year’s Fortune 500 list. Express Scripts is the highest ranked Missouri firm (25th) among Fortune 500 companies. Missouri companies that experienced rank increases from the previous year include: Centene, Monsanto, Reinsurance Group of America, Edward Jones, Olin, and Peabody Energy.
Top Employers in Missouri
The Top 50 Private Sector Employer list is based on the number of employees a business has in the fourth quarter of 2017. This list is developed using a combination of MERIC Labor Market Information, Bureau of Labor Statistics Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages data, and InfoUSA collections.