Connecticut companies named to Forbes’ list of world’s largest


(WTNH)–Nineteen Connecticut companies have made Forbes’ list of the world’s largest public companies.

United Technologies, which is Connecticut’s biggest, came in at No. 87 on the list. Its headquarters are in Farmington.

Charter Communications, headquartered in Stamford, came in at 107, followed by Aetna (Hartford) at 160, Cigna (Bloomfield) at 209, and Synchrony Financial (Stamford) at 207.

The largest public company in the world is the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China. Berkshire Hathaway, owned by Warren Buffett, is the top U.S. company, in at No. 3.

To view the entire list, visit Forbes’ website.

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