The most reputable brands of 2011 are Google and J&J


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Get into Bed with Google
Get into Bed with Google

In their 12th annual study of over 30,000 people regarding BUSINESS REPUTATIONS AND PUBLIC PERCEPTION, Google ranked first.

What exactly is “business reputation”? That’s what the public views as social responsibility, emotional appeal, quality of the product, financial performance, and other touchy-feely elements that could lead an individual investor to put some money into a company’s stock.

There were 60 businesses on the final list.  The top 25 most reputable companies are:

  1. Google
  2. Johnson & Johnson
  3. 3M
  4. Berkshire Hathaway
  5. Apple
  6. Intel
  7. Kraft
  8. Amazon
  9. General Mills
  10. Disney
  11. Procter & Gamble
  12. SC Johnson
  13. UPS
  14. Sony
  15. Coca-Cola
  16. Microsoft
  17. Whole Foods
  18. Honda
  19. Pepsi
  20. Costco
  21. Kohls
  22. Unilever
  23. Southwest Airlines
  24. Home Depot
  25. HP