Over 10% of S&P 500 companies effectively pay 0% tax

According to a USA TODAY analysis, these 57 companies – over 10% of the S&P 500 –   have managed to juggle their accounting to end up with an effective tax rate of 0% in the past twelve months –

Verizon: market value $146.4 billion
MetLife: market value $53.9 billion
Eaton: market value 32.7 billion
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: market value $29.6 billion
Public Storage: market value $29.5 billion
Ventas: market value $19.3 billion
Avalonbay Communities: market value $17.4 billion
Agilent Technologies: market value $16.9 billion
Vornado Realty Trust: market value $16.8 billion
Boston Properites: market value $16.7 billion
Seagate Technology: market value $15.9 billion
Broadcom: market value $15.7 billion
News Corp.: market value $9.8 billion
Lam Research: market value $8.8 billion
Kimco Realty: market value $8.6 billion
Waters: market value $8.5 billion
Macerich: market value $8.3 billion
Plum Creek Timber: market value $8.4 billion
PulteGroup: market value $6.4 billion
Apartment Investment & Management: market value $4.3 billion
Perkin Elmer: market value $4.2 billion