Apple is ranked 74th out of 100 IT companies on size, growth, profitability, and returns, new data shows.

The BusinessWeek Info Tech 100 Scoreboard uses data supplied by Standard & Poors.

Apple is said to have revenue of $7,175.0 million, revenue growth of $23.3 million, return on equity of 3.8 per cent, total shareholder return of 78.9 per cent, and profit of $169.0 million.

LG Electronics is top. Other high-ranking companies include Quanta Computer (3), Dell (6), Samsung (11), Cisco (24), Motorola (29), Oracle (34), EBay (44), Canon (45), Microsoft (49), HP (71).