America's Top 100 Largest Private Companies

America's Top 100 Largest Private Companies

Privco.com, a private company research firm, recently released its list of the top 100 largest private companies based on 2014 revenue.

One of the key takeaways from their research was the fact that 3% of the companies accounted for 18% of the total revenues of the top 100. Additionally, 15% of companies accounted for half of the total revenue generated. For 2014, the top 50 companies reported revenues above $11.4 billion or greater.

Here is how the top 10 rounds out:

COMPANY OWNERSHIP REVENUE (2014)
Cargill Cargill family

$134,870,000,000

Koch Industries Charles Koch, David Koch,
Elaine Tettemer Marshall
$121,000,000,000
StateFarm Policyholders of StateFarm $71,200,000,000
Heathcare Service Corporation Insurance policyholders $61,000,000,000
Dell Michael Dell,
Silver Lake Partners
$55,490,000,000
Long & Foster Real Estate Long and Foster families $49,100,000,000
Liberty Mutual Insurance Insurance policyholders $39,631,000,000
New York Life Insurance policyholders $38,700,000,000
Bechtel Corporation Bechtel family $37,200,000,000
Nationwide Insurance policyholders $36,257,000,000

 

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