Fortunes Rising (And Falling)
Of the 25 largest North American publicly traded IT companies to make the 2018 Fortune 500 rankings, 14 of them climbed a combined 203 spots, with the largest jump coming from Tech Data which moved up 24 places. However, 10 of the tech heavyweights fell a total of 80 spots.
After falling out of the top 25 last year, Western Digital was back in the group, sprinting ahead 59 spots, with growth after an acquisition. Meanwhile Xerox, with its on-again off-again sale to Fujifilm, in the background, saw the biggest fall of any company on the Fortune 500 with a loss of 129 places to 162.
Keep reading to learn how the top IT companies fared in this year's Fortune 500.