L-3 Communications Holdings
Rank: 86 (2005 rank: 28)
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Employees: 59,500
  
Headquarters: New York, NY Sector(s): Business Services, Military

Why It's hot: L-3 continues to pile up new contracts with military clients for IT maintenance and upgradesone of the few growth areas in the defense budget.
Revenue 9,444.7 34.9 37
Earnings 508.5 28.0 79
Operating cash flow 846.8 36.1 78
Stock return (2005) 2
Headcount change (2005) 34.6
From the June 2006 issue