18 North Texas Companies Make the Fortune 500

More than 10 percent of Fortune 500 are Texas-based

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    Fortune Magazine has released its annual list of the Top 500 companies in America and 18 of them are in North Texas.

    ExxonMobil is No. 2 on this year's list, topped only by Walmart. The gas and oil giant brought in nearly $450 billion in 2012.

    Among the other North Texas-based companies to make the list, AT&T, AMR, Southwest Airlines, Fluor and J.C. Penney.

    The 18 Fortune 500 companies collectively brought in more than $794 billion last year.

    In all, 52 Texas-based companies made the list.  See the entire list here.