2011 Globe 100
31 Biogen Idec
Headquarters: Weston
Sector: Biotechnology
Symbol / Exchange: BIIB / NASDAQ
Employees: 4,850 RANK 20/90
Chief executive: George A. Scangos
Market value: $17.75 billion RANK 8/90
1-year change in market value: 14.7% RANK 62/90
2010 revenue: $4.72 billion RANK 9/90
1-year change in revenue: 7.7% RANK 57/90
2010 net income: $1.01 billion RANK 6/90
1-year change in profit margin: - 3.8% RANK 66/90
2010 return on average equity: 17.3% RANK 23/90
On the net: www.biogenidec.com