10 - Ford Motor

Employees watch as automobile bodies pass by the automated assembly line at the Ford Motor Co. plant in Almusafes, Spain, on Monday, April 18, 2016. Ford's Valencia plant is one of the most advanced, flexible and productive auto plants in the world according to a company statement. Photographer: Pau Barrena/Bloomberg via Getty Images Pau Barrena — Bloomberg via Getty Images

Ford had its second-best year ever in 2016. The automaker posted impressive earnings and positive operating cash flow and launched 11 new vehicle models. Ford also announced the addition of 13 new electrified models over the next five years and doubled down on its investment in connectivity and mobility technologies so much so that it launched Ford Smart Mobility as a subsidiary dedicated to emerging mobility services. Like its domestic rival GM, Ford has invested in autonomous technologies it intends to have a fully autonomous model in commercial operation by 2021 but has taken a more incremental approach compared to relative upstarts like Tesla Motors. The company was founded in 1903 and is based in Dearborn, Mich.

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Key Metrics & Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$151800
Revenue Percent Change1.5%
Profits ($M)$4,596.0
Profits Percent Change-37.7%
Assets ($M)$237951
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$46,349
Previous Rank9

Company Facts

SectorMotor Vehicles & Parts
IndustryMotor Vehicles and Parts
HQ LocationDearborn, MI
CEOJames P. Hackett
CEO Title-
Years on Fortune 500 List23

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