Kroger (NYSE:KR), the Cincinnati-based grocery chain, is No. 18 this year, down from No. 17 last year. Its revenue was 115.3 billion in 2016, up from $109.8 billion a year earlier.
There are 25 Ohio companies among the top 500 this year, up from 24 last year. New is Cleveland-based KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), which was No. 540 in 2016 with $4.5 billion in revenue. It rose to No. 479 in this year’s rankings with revenue of $5.4 billion.
Among the 10 largest companies in Ohio this year are locally based Nationwide, with $40.1 billion in revenue, and American Electric Power Company Inc. (NYSE:AEP) with revenue of $16.4 billion.
Here’s the full list of the Ohio companies (Central Ohio ones in bold) on the list with last year’s ranking in parentheses.
- 15: Cardinal Health(21)