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Rank Company 500 Rank 1998 - 2008 % Annual Growth in Revenues
1 Amazon.com 130 41.2
2 Valero Energy 10 35.8
3 ConocoPhillips 4 34.6
4 Tesoro 91 34.1
5 Time Warner 48 33.6
6 Murphy Oil 92 32.1
7 L-3 Communications 171 30.5
8 Apache 217 30.3
9 Integrys Energy Group 185 29.0
10 URS 264 28.8
11 Sanmina-SCI 292 28.7
12 DISH Network 231 28.0
20 National Oilwell Varco 200 27.6
14 WellPoint 32 26.4
15 Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold 146 26.1
16 Jabil Circuit 212 25.9
17 Holly 420 25.8
18 Chevron 3 25.7
19 MGM Mirage 344 25.0
20 Oneok 159 24.3
21 AmerisourceBergen 26 23.5
22 Terex 275 23.1
20 Starbucks 261 23.0
24 Oshkosh 349 23.0
25 Express Scripts 115 22.8
26 Berkshire Hathaway 13 22.8
27 Sunoco 41 22.1
28 Capital One Financial 145 21.3
29 AES 158 21.0
30 Bed Bath & Beyond 355 20.8
31 Reliance Steel & Aluminum 298 20.4
32 Pilgrim's Pride 304 20.4
33 Hess 55 20.0
34 Comcast 68 19.9
35 Stryker 375 19.8
36 Qwest Communications 197 19.6
37 Constellation Energy 125 19.4
38 General Dynamics 83 19.4
39 CVS Caremark 19 19.1
40 Whole Foods Market 324 19.1
41 Cardinal Health 18 19.1
42 Nucor 106 19.0
43 Coventry Health Care 226 18.9
44 Amgen 168 18.6
45 U.S. Bancorp 129 18.6
46 Apple 71 18.5
47 Perini 432 18.5
48 General Cable 396 18.4
49 Jacobs Engineering Group 241 18.3
50 Expeditors International of Washington 434 18.1
Issue date: May 4, 2009
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