How to measure the biggest company

While Apple’s market cap rose above Exxon-Mobil’s recently, that is only one measure of company size.  ArsTechnica has an interesting analysis of a few different metrics of company size, showing the results of each of these measures.

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The opinions expressed on this site are those of the author and other commenters and are not necessarily those of his employer or any other organisation. David Kirk runs Milliman’s actuarial consulting practice in Africa. He is an actuary and is the creator of New Business Margin on Revenue. He specialises in risk and capital management, regulatory change and insurance strategy . He also has extensive experience in embedded value reporting, insurance-related IFRS and share option valuation.