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Chief Executive’s 2016 Wealth Creation Index

2016 S&P 500 Wealth Creation Index

2016 S&P 500 Wealth Creation Index
RankCompanyCEO2015 Score2014 ScoreChange in Score3 Yr. EVA MomentumEVA MarginMarket-implied MomentumMVA Margin
1FacebookMark Zuckerberg 10099.70.3AAAA
2Regeneron PharmaceuticalsLeonard S. Schleifer99.787274.725.0872AAAA
3VisaCharles W. Scharf 99.5745100-0.4255AAAA
4Monster BeverageRodney C. Sacks99.361798.90.4617AAAA
5MastercardAjay Banga98.936299.5-0.5638AAAA
6IlluminaJay Flatley98.7234AAAA
7Edwards LifesciencesMichael A. Mussallem98.510692.56.0106AAAA
8Texas InstrumentsRichard K. Templeton98.297982.216.0979AABA
9Avago TechnologiesHock E. Tan98.085193.84.2851ABAA
10PaychexMartin Mucci 97.872395.91.9723BAAA
11Linear TechnologyLothar Maier97.446884.313.1468BABA
12AlphabetLarry Page97.23472.824.434BAAA
13Red HatJames M. Whitehurst97.021385.511.5213BBAA
14TransdigmW. Nicholas Howley96.8085AACA
15FiservJeffery W. Yabuki96.595790.65.9957BBBA
16Adobe SystemsShantanu Narayen96.38335.860.583BBAA
17Analog DevicesVincent T. Roche95.319175.220.1191AACB
18Constellation BrandsRobert S. Sands95.106496.6-1.4936ABCA
19Cincinnati Financial Steven J. Johnston94.893673.721.1936AACB
20ZoetisJuan Ramón Alaix94.680966.727.9809BBBA
21AbbVieRichard A. Gonzalez94.468160.833.6681AACB
22Charles SchwabWalter W. Bettinger II94.255374.519.7553BBBB
23C.R. BardTimothy M. Ring94.042652.941.1426BBBA
24EquifaxRichard F. Smith93.829889.84.0298BBBA
25Microchip TechnologySteve Sanghi93.61765.228.417BBBB
26WatersDouglas A. Berthiaume93.404365.428.0043BACA
27CernerNeal Patterson93.191595.1-1.9085BBBB
28StarbucksHoward D. Schultz92.978796.3-3.3213BBBB
29XilinxMoshe N. Gavrielov92.76672.420.366BACB
30Brown-FormanPaul C. Varga 92.553297.8-5.2468CABA
31CenteneMichael F. Neidorff92.3404ABCC
32Biogen IdecGeorge A. Scangos, Ph.D.92.127757.634.5277AACB
33Acuity BrandsVernon J. Nagel91.9149BCBB
34BlackRockLaurence D. Fink91.702170.521.2021BBCB
35O'Reilly AutomotiveGregory L. Henslee91.063899.3-8.2362BBCB
36Johnson & JohnsonAlex Gorsky90.851138.152.7511BBCB
37NVIDIAJen-Hsun Huang90.638333.657.0383CBBB
38Ulta Salon Cosmetcs & FragrancesMary Dillon90.4255BCBB
39UnitedHealth GroupStephen J. Hemsley90.212862.228.0128BBCB
40IntuitBrad D. Smith9067.122.9CAAA
41AmgenRobert A. Bradway89.78724445.7872AACB
42NetFlixReed Hastings89.574581.77.8745BCAA
43Illinois Tool WorksScott Santi 89.361791.7-2.3383BBCB
44Moody'sRaymond W. McDaniel, Jr.89.148996.1-6.9511BADA
45Yahoo! Marissa Mayer 88.7234799.7234CBBB
46NikeMark G. Parker88.510690.8-2.2894BBCB
47Abbott LaboratoriesMiles D. White88.297920.367.9979ACCC
48Mead Johnson NutritionP. Kasper Jakobsen88.085182.45.6851BACA
49Verisk AnalyticsScott G. Stephenson87.6596CBBA
50Automatic Data ProcessingCarlos A. Rodriguez87.446866.121.3468CBBB
51Walt DisneyRobert A. Iger87.021391.1-4.0787BBCC
52CME GroupPhupinder Gill86.808529.657.2085ADAB
53Amazon.comJeffrey P. Bezos86.38367.718.683BCBB
54Under ArmourKevin A. Plank85.957494-8.0426CCBB
55StrykerKevin A. Lobo 85.319143.242.1191CBBB
56Affiliated Managers GroupSean M. Healey85.106488.5-3.3936ABCC
57AmphenolAdam Norwitt84.893694.9-10.0064CCCB
58Cognizant Technology SolutionsFrancisco D'Souza84.680996.8-12.1191BBCC
59NextEra EnergyJames L. Robo 84.468185.8-1.3319BCCC
60CintasScott D. Farmer84.255393.4-9.1447BCCC
61Nasdaq OMX GroupRobert Greifeld84.04264.879.2426BCCC
62VerisignD. James Bidzos83.61769.214.417AFAC
63PfizerIan C. Read83.404328.355.1043BBCC
643MInge G. Thulin83.191595.5-12.3085CBBB
65Dr. Pepper Snapple GroupLarry D. Young82.97877210.9787CBCC
66Lam ResearchMartin B. Anstice82.76674.38.466ABDC
67CloroxDonald R. Knauss82.340476.45.9404CBCB
68Michael KorsJohn D. Idol82.127780.71.4277ABDC
69Roper IndustriesBrian D. Jellison81.702199.1-17.3979CCBB
70TripAdvisor.Stephen Kaufer81.489497-15.5106CBAA
71Ameriprise FinancialJames M. Cracchiolo81.276672.68.6766AAFC
72VerizonLowell C. McAdam80.851177.13.7511ABDC
73PerkinElmerRobert F. Friel80.638339.840.8383BCCC
74Scripps Networks InteractiveKenneth W. Lowe80.212878.12.1128AAFC
75Snap-OnNicholas T. Pinchuk8090.2-10.2CCCC
76HasbroBrian Goldner79.787268.211.5872CCCC
77Northern TrustFrederick H. Waddell79.574543.635.9745BCCC
78AppleTimothy D. Cook79.361788.1-8.7383BADC
79AetnaMark T. Bertolini79.14895524.1489BBDC
80ProgressiveGlenn M. Renwick78.936271.37.6362BADC
81Hormel FoodsJeffrey M. Ettinger78.723464.114.6234CCCC
82KLA-TencorRichard P. Wallace78.510650.627.9106CABB
83Salesforce.comMarc Benioff 78.085140.837.2851CDAA
84Rockwell AutomationKeith D. Nosbusch77.872387.7-9.8277CBCC
85Alaska AirBrad Tilden77.234ABFC
86Intuitive SurgicalGary S. Guthart77.021358.418.6213DAAA
87Southwest AirlinesGary C. Kelly76.5957733.5957ACDC
88Berkshire HathawayWarren E. Buffett76.38335.540.883CCCC
89Motorola SolutionsGregory Q. Brown76.170263.912.2702AFBD
90AonGregory C. Case 75.957411.264.7574BCBC
91ComcastBrian L. Roberts75.744777.5-1.7553CCCC
92HanesbrandsRich Noll75.531993.6-18.0681BCCC
93PPG IndustriesCharles E. Bunch75.319187.5-12.1809BCCC
94Activision BlizzardBobby Kotick75.1064CCAA
95Chipotle Mexican GrillSteve Ells74.893697.6-22.7064CCCB
96Tractor SupplyGregory A. Sandfort 74.255387.2-12.9447CCCC
97Altria GroupMartin J. Barrington74.042642.531.5426CACA
98AutozoneWilliam C. Rhodes, III73.404384.7-11.2957CBCB
99Akamai TechnologiesThomson F. Leighton 72.978780.9-7.9213CDBC
100Coca-Cola Muhtar Kent72.553256.116.4532CBCB


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