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  • Previous Rank
    12
  • Revenues ($M)
    $244,582
  • Revenue Percent Change
    31.1%
  • Profits ($M)
    $3,389.00
  • Profits Percent Change
    2847.00%
  • Assets ($M)
    $276,515.00
  • Employees
    74,000

The UK-based energy supermajor jumped four spots—and edged ahead of rival Exxon Mobil—on this year’s list, thanks to the company’s rising production levels and the recovery in oil prices. Revenues increased 30% and profits soared from $115 million to $3.4 billion, making it a banner year for a company that, eight years later, continues to deal with the fallout from its Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The company also enjoyed its most successful year of exploration since 2004, and continues to diversify through investment in renewables.

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Company Information

CEO
Robert W. Dudley
Sector
Energy
Industry
Petroleum Refining
HQ Location
London
Websitehttp://www.bp.com
Years on Global 500 List24
Employees74,000
Figures prepared in accordance with International Accounting Standards.

BP Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

($ Millions)% change
Revenues ($M)$244,58231.1%
Profits ($M)$3,389.002847.00%
Assets ($M)$276,515.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$98,491.00-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues1.4%
Profits as % of Assets1.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity3.4%