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Rank Company Fortune 1000 rank $ millions % change from 2007 $ millions % change from 2007
1 Aramark 198 13,470.2 8.8 39.5 27.9
2 Automatic Data Processing 297 8,776.5 -5.8 1,235.7 8.5
3 Cintas 561 3,937.9 6.2 335.4 0.3
4 ABM Industries 581 3,738.5 31.5 45.4 -13.4
5 Brink's 600 3,605.9 11.0 183.3 33.5
6 ServiceMaster 635 3,362.3 -2.0 -126.4 N.A.
7 Hewitt Associates 653 3,227.6 7.9 188.1 N.A.
8 Iron Mountain 681 3,055.1 11.9 82.0 -46.4
9 Convergys 721 2,785.8 -2.1 -92.9 -154.8
10 Source Interlink Cos. 780 2,488.3 10.3 -360.8 N.A.
11 West 832 2,247.4 7.0 19.5 262.4
12 Paychex 885 2,066.3 9.5 576.1 11.8
13 Covance 956 1,827.1 12.0 196.8 11.8
14 Watson Wyatt Worldwide 980 1,760.1 18.4 155.4 33.7
15 Administaff 997 1,724.4 9.8 45.8 -3.6
Rank Company Revenues % Assets % Stockholders'
Equity %
1 Aramark 0.3 0.4 2.9
2 Automatic Data Processing 14.1 5.2 24.3
3 Cintas 8.5 8.8 14.9
4 ABM Industries 1.2 2.9 7.1
5 Brink's 5.1 10.1 85.7
6 ServiceMaster -3.8 -1.7 -11.2
7 Hewitt Associates 5.8 6.3 28.9
8 Iron Mountain 2.7 1.3 4.6
9 Convergys -3.3 -3.3 -8.1
10 Source Interlink Cos. -14.5 -16.4 -446.9
11 West 0.9 0.6 N.A.
12 Paychex 27.9 10.9 48.1
13 Covance 10.8 11.2 16.5
14 Watson Wyatt Worldwide 8.8 9.1 15.8
15 Administaff 2.7 7.4 22.0
EARNINGS PER SHARE TOTAL RETURN TO INVESTORS EMPLOYEES
Rank Company 1998-2008 Annual growth (%) 1998-2008 Annual rate (%) 2008 (%) Number % change from 2007
1 Aramark N.A. N.A. N.A. 217,500 4.8
2 Automatic Data Processing 9.0 2.2 -9.2 47,000 2.2
3 Cintas 10.5 -6.1 -29.8 34,000 0.0
4 ABM Industries 2.0 3.3 -4.2 100,000 29.9
5 Brink's 6.9 4.8 -18.5 56,900 5.6
6 ServiceMaster N.A. N.A. N.A. 27,000 -6.9
7 Hewitt Associates N.A. N.A. -25.9 23,000 0.0
8 Iron Mountain N.A. 8.8 -33.2 21,000 4.5
9 Convergys N.A. -11.8 -61.1 75,000 0.0
10 Source Interlink Cos. N.A. -36.0 -95.4 6,450 0.0
11 West N.A. N.A. N.A. 37,600 6.5
12 Paychex 18.9 3.1 -24.6 12,200 4.3
13 Covance 14.0 4.7 -46.9 9,213 10.3
14 Watson Wyatt Worldwide N.A. N.A. 3.7 7,230 9.5
15 Administaff 19.2 6.2 -21.8 2,060 11.4
Issue date: May 4, 2009
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