2020 Best 50 ranking

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Every year, Corporate Knights ranks Canadian companies with an annual revenue of over $1 billion on up to 21 indicators. Below is the Best 50 summary chart for 2020, including the clean revenue result for each company, which is percentile-ranked against industry peers and weighted at 50% toward the overall score.


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Rank 2020Rank 2019CompanyPeer GroupOverall Score
117Mountain Equipment Co-opApparel and Accessories Retail85.6%
213Toronto Hydro CorpElectric Utilities85.1%
333Alectra IncElectric Utilities84.0%
41The Co-OperatorsInsurance82.1%
52Hydro-QuébecWholesale Power82.0%
69Société de transport de MontréalOther Passenger Transportation81.4%
73Algonquin Power & Utilities CorpElectric Utilities79.6%
811Vancouver City Savings Credit UnionBanks78.3%
937Bank of MontrealBanks73.2%
108Transcontinental IncPrinting Services73.1%
1116Hydro One LtdElectric Utilities72.7%
1223British Columbia Hydro and Power AuthorityWholesale Power72.3%
135Bombardier IncAerospace and Defence Manufacturing72.3%
1424Fortis IncElectric Utilities72.2%
15-Canadian Pacific Railway LtdCargo Transportation and Infrastructure Services69.8%
166Cascades IncContainers and Packaging69.1%
1742Brookfield Renewable Partners LPWholesale Power68.4%
18-Transat AT IncTravel Arrangement and Reservation Services67.1%
1919Sun Life Financial IncInsurance66.7%
2038Telus CorpWireless and Wireline Telecommunications Services66.0%
2112Stantec IncFacilities and Construction Services66.0%
22-RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust CoReal Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)65.6%
2327Ivanhoé Cambridge IncReal Estate Investment and Services65.1%
2414EPCOR UtilitiesElectric Utilities64.4%
2510Kruger ProductsPersonal Care and Cleaning Products64.3%
267Desjardins GroupBanks63.4%
2732Northland Power IncWholesale Power63.0%
2830Ontario Power Generation IncWholesale Power62.1%
2920Canadian National Railway CoCargo Transportation and Infrastructure Services60.7%
3018Énergir LPNatural Gas Utilities58.1%
3150Agnico Eagle Mines LtdMetal Ore Mining58.0%
3222Catalyst Paper CorpForestry and Paper Products57.8%
3336Canadian Solar IncElectrical Equipment and Power Systems57.7%
3415Suncor Energy IncIntegrated Oil and Gas Exploration and Production56.8%
35-Brookfield Asset Management IncInvestment Services56.7%
36-Secure Energy Services IncSupport Activities for Oil and Gas Operations56.5%
37-IGM Financial IncInvestment Services55.5%
3825Canadian Tire Corporation LtdGeneral Merchandise Retail53.6%
394Teck Resources LtdMetal Ore Mining53.4%
4040SunOpta IncFood and Beverage Production53.3%
4128Manitoba Hydro-Electric BoardWholesale Power53.2%
4239Enbridge IncMidstream Energy52.7%
43-Power Corporation of CanadaInsurance52.3%
4429High Liner Foods IncFood and Beverage Production50.9%
4549Maple Leaf Foods IncFood and Beverage Production50.8%
46-The Royal Bank of CanadaBanks50.7%
4731Cogeco Communications IncWireless and Wireline Telecommunications Services50.6%
4821BGISFacilities and Construction Services50.4%
4935HSBC Bank CanadaBanks50.2%
50-Toronto-Dominion BankBanks50.1%

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