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Forbes: 5 Most Innovative Companies in America

Software pioneer Salesforce.com tops the list


America’s most innovative companies — as compiled by Forbesinclude several pharmaceutical giants and tech pioneers with booming stocks that could pay off in the long run.

Forbes came up with a list of the 10 most innovative companies in America based on innovation premium, which measures a company’s potential growth in the stock market. Additionally, the list only takes into account companies that have had public stock market trading for at least five years.

Here are the 5 most innovative companies in America and their innovation premiums.

  1. Salesforce.com (CRM): 72.8%
  2. Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN): 72.3%
  3. VMware (VMW): 63.7%
  4. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): 63.1%
  5. Amazon.com (AMZN): 60.2%

You can check out the rest of the 10 most innovative companies in America here.

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