2011 Globe 100
22 Covidien
Headquarters: Mansfield
Sector: Medical devices
Symbol / Exchange: COV / NYSE
Employees: 41,500 RANK 5/90
Chief executive: Richard J. Meelia
Market value: $25.65 billion RANK 2/90
1-year change in market value: 2.0% RANK 74/90
2010 revenue: $10.55 billion RANK 7/90
1-year change in revenue: 1.0% RANK 83/90
2010 net income: $1.65 billion RANK 3/90
1-year change in profit margin: 74.8% RANK 23/90
2010 return on average equity: 18.0% RANK 21/90
On the net: www.covidien.com