On January 12, the Hurun Research Institute announced the “2020 Hurun Global 500 List”, of which the top ten are Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Alphabet, Facebook, Tencent Holdings, Alibaba, and Berkshire Hasa. Wei, Tesla, Visa.
Source: Hurun Research Institute
Officially, Apple has become the world’s most valuable company with a value of 14 trillion yuan; followed by Microsoft and Amazon, both worth more than 10 trillion yuan; Google’s parent company, Alphabet, ranks fourth, with a value of 8 trillion yuan.
The Hurun Research Institute specifically pointed out that the four trillion-dollar companies in the world have increased by 17 trillion yuan in one year, equivalent to India’s GDP, with a total value of 44 trillion yuan, accounting for 13 of the “Hurun Global 500”. %.
In addition, the total value of the companies listed in the “Hurun Fortune 500” is about 327 trillion yuan, which is equivalent to the combined GDP of the six largest economies in the world: the United States, China, Japan, Germany, India and the United Kingdom.
60 companies doubled in value last year, 25 from the US and 21 from China. Throughout the list, the United States ranks first with 242 companies, followed by China with 51, Japan with 30, and France and the United Kingdom with 21 each.
According to Hurun, the total value of companies on the US list increased by 27%, while the total value of Chinese companies on the list increased by 73%. Electric vehicles, healthcare and e-commerce are growing the fastest. The AI and chip industries performed strongly, with Nvidia and TSMC increasing in value by 1.3 trillion yuan and 1.2 trillion yuan respectively, ranking 18th and 11th. But oddly, Intel was underperforming, dropping 170 billion yuan, or 11%, in value.
IT House learned that for the first time in 2020, two Chinese companies entered the global top ten list. Among Chinese companies, Tencent and Alibaba are the strongest. In addition, the top three companies with the fastest growth in value on the list are all from China, namely Weilai, Xiaopeng, and Shell.
One year later, Tencent surpassed Alibaba with a market value of 4.72 trillion yuan and became the most valuable company in China. According to the list, Tencent’s market value has soared 76% in the past year, while Ali has only risen by 31% in the past year.
In fact, according to the stock price of Alibaba’s Hong Kong stock market, Alibaba’s stock price once rose by more than 70% before the suspension of Ant Financial’s listing, but after the outbreak of the Ant Financial incident, Alibaba’s stock price has fallen by nearly 30%. %.
According to Hurun, China is the fastest-growing country in the world. The total value of the 51 companies on the list has increased by 73% over last year to 35 trillion yuan, which is almost the sum of the next three countries: Japan, France and the United Kingdom. .