Fortune 500 rank: 33 (Previous rank: 29)
2006 Revenues (millions): $59,490
Headquarters: Minneapolis, MN
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The discount retailer saw earnings per share increase 18.5% to $3.21, owing largely to new stores that opened in 2006, as well as the company's cash-producing credit card business. Its same store sales growth of 4.8% outpaced Wal-Mart's 2.1% rate. Revenues are up 13% over last year.
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