Twenty-one Fortune 500 companies are based in Dallas, TX. Here is a list of Fortune 500 headquartered in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The number listed next to the company name is the company's position on the Fortune 500 list.
1. Exxon Mobil - Irving, TX
Exxon Mobil (or ExxonMobil) is an oil and gas corporation. Formed in 1999 Exxon Mobile is one of the largest publically traded companies in the world. ExxonMobil has held the No. 1 or No 2. spot on the Fortune 500 list for five consecutive years.
12. AT&T - Dallas, TX
AT&T, Inc. is a telecommunications corporation and the second largest provider of cellular and landline telephone service in the United States. The company employs over 250,000 people worldwide.
41. Dell - Plano, TX
Named after its founder, Mike Dell, Dell, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company that is based near Dallas in the
neighboring town of Round Rock, TX. Dell is one of the largest technological corporations in the world. The company specializes in computer peripherals, computer software, computer systems, IT consulting, and IT services.
118. AMR - Fort Worth, TX
Airline Holding company and airline services provider AMR is a one of the two Fortune 500 Companies based in Fort Worth, Texas. On November 29, 2011 AMR Corporation filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, making it the 100th airline company to file for bankruptcy protection since 1990. AMR has been replaced by Alaska Air Group in the Dow Jones Transportation Average.
124. Fluor Corporation - Irving, TX
Flour is one of the lesser known Fortune 500 Companies headquarted in Texas. It is located in the Las Colinas section of Irving, Texas. Flour is a publically owned corporation that provides engineering, construction and maintenance services. The company was founded in Oshkosh, Wisconsin in 1890. As of 2011 Flour Corporation had about 49,000 employees internationally.
130. Kimberly-Clark - Irving, TX
Kimberly-Clark is the manufacturer of paper-goods. Many of the products that are produced by Kimberly-Clark are household names, such as Kleenex facial tissue, and Huggies and Pull-Ups diapers as well as other common consumer products.
146. J.C. Penney - Plano, TX
J.C. Penney Company, Inc. is a retail department store chain. Founded in 1902, J.C. Penney now has over 1,000 department stores in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. In addition to its stand alone retail stores and mall anchor locations, J.C. Penney's also counts catalog and internet sales as a source of revenue nationwide.
175. Texas Instruments - Dallas, TX
Texas Instruments, Inc. is the manufacturing of the TI-89 graphing calculator which has come to be a staple in middle and high school math classes. As well as calculators, this Dallas based Fortune 500 company also specializes in semiconductor manufacturing and other computer technologies.
203. Dean Foods - Dallas, TX
Dean Foods is in the agribusiness industry. Specifically this company is in the milk and dairy food and beverage business with plants in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company owns many
brand names that are house hold names in Texas including Oak Farms and PET Dairy.
205. Southwest Airlines - Dallas, TX
Southwest Airlines, Co, founded in 1967 is a budget airlines operating out of Dallas. As of June 2011 it is the
largest airline the United States. Southwest has 37,000 employees and operates more than 3,000 flights a day to 72 destinations in 37 states with its fleet of 561 Boeing 737.
262. GameStop - Grapevine,TX
GameStop Corporation is an entertainment software retailer that also runs three e-commerce websites in the
same industry. The retail stores sell new and used video games with used video games sells making up over 40% of the company's profits. There are over six-thousand GameStop locations worldwide.
266. Tenet Healthcare - Dallas, TX
Tenet Healthcare Corporation, founded in 1967 is the only Fortune 500 Company based in DFW in the Healthcare industry. THC owns and operates hospitals in Texas as well as 10 other U.S. cities such as California and Florida.
289. Holly Energy Partners - Dallas, TX
Holly Energy Partners is one of several oil and gas companies on the Dallas Fortune 500 list. HollyFrontier
Corporation which owns Holly Energy Partners is a refiner and distributer of petroleum and petroleum products. Products include petroleum-based lubricants and waxes.
292. Energy Future Holdings - Dallas, TX
Energy Future Holdings is a privately held electric utility company. The company is the electricity
generation, distribution and retailing business.
341. Affiliated Computer Services - Dallas, TX
Affiliated Computer Services is an information technology services provider and a business process outsourcing solution for business, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The company was founded in 1988 and in February 2010 Xerox Corporation closed the deal to acquire ACS. At the time of the buy-out Affiliated Computer Services had 74,000 employees.
351. Energy Transfer Equity - Dallas, TX
Energy Transfer Equity is a natural gas storage and transportation company. It is a sister partnership to Energy Transfer Partners.
361. Commercial Metals - Irving, TX
Commercial Metals Company is asteel and metal manufacturer. The company owns four mini steel mills and one micro minimal in Arizonia as well as one copper minimill. The company was founded in 1915.
388. Celanese - Dallas, TX
Celanese Corporation is a global technology and specialty materials company that specializes in chemicals and advanced materials. The company is the world's largest producer of vinyl acetate monomer and a leading producer of acetyl products. The company has over 7,000
404. Dr. Pepper Snapple Group - Plano, TX
Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (which was formerly Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages) is a soft drink company with headquarters in Plano, TX. Dr. Pepper Snapple Group is responsible for over 30 different products.
473. Atmos Energy - Dallas, TX
Atmos Energy Corporation is the largest distributer of natural gas in the United States with over 3.2 million
492. RadioShack - Fort Worth, TX
RadioShack (formerly Tandy Corporation) is electronics retail chain. There are over 7,000 RadioShack
retail chains worldwide employing over 36,000 employees.
This list covers the Fortune 500 companies in Dallas, TX