100 Fastest-growing companies

 

Corporate America's supercharged performers

Companies
84 A.M. Castle 74% 28% 50%
48 Akamai Technologies 123% 39% 39%
12 Allegheny Technologies 250% 36% 81%
62 Allis-Chalmers Energy 54% 118% 33%
23 Allscripts Healthcare Solutions 138% 38% 48%
87 American Capital Strategies 31% 62% 25%
40 American Science & Engineering 169% 35% 40%
6 Apple 149% 48% 96%
3 Arena Resources 140% 165% 100%
53 Atwood Oceanics 155% 27% 49%
81 Avatar Hldgs. 82% 45% 23%
100 Berry Petroleum 46% 40% 38%
94 Cameron International 70% 30% 43%
33 CB Richard Ellis Group 88% 33% 79%
65 Celgene 33% 48% 59%
13 Ceradyne 105% 85% 46%
64 Chesapeake Energy 58% 65% 34%
59 Cleveland-Cliffs 72% 31% 78%
58 Cognizant Technology Solutions 55% 56% 43%
86 Commercial Metals 63% 27% 62%
80 Concur Technologies 165% 27% 29%
27 Dawson Geophysical 97% 54% 41%
91 Deckers Outdoor 47% 32% 51%
96 Dress Barn 100% 28% 34%
30 Dril-Quip 116% 32% 69%
8 Dynamic Materials 127% 45% 173%
85 Encore Wire 84% 43% 17%
50 F5 Networks 69% 51% 45%
32 First Acceptance 105% 277% 13%
90 First Advantage 43% 74% 7%
56 First Marblehead 83% 79% 13%
19 Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold 127% 51% 44%
11 Frontier Oil 291% 33% 105%
47 Gardner Denver 59% 57% 45%
37 General Cable 76% 32% 107%
10 Global Industries 159% 48% 67%
25 Grant Prideco 300% 33% 43%
22 Grey Wolf 248% 51% 25%
34 Gulfmark Offshore 306% 28% 48%
2 Hansen Natural 145% 80% 139%
35 Helix Energy Solutions Group 96% 53% 38%
29 Helmerich & Payne 202% 37% 40%
16 Holly 89% 42% 101%
38 Hologic 74% 39% 68%
26 Hornbeck Offshore Services 157% 38% 44%
60 ImClone Systems 87% 65% -26%
4 Intuitive Surgical 123% 62% 94%
82 inVentiv Health 57% 51% 33%
95 Jackson Hewitt Tax Services 61% 50% 18%
74 Jones Lang Lasalle 73% 28% 61%
41 Joy Global 141% 27% 65%
20 Kansas City Southern 178% 52% 34%
31 Knot 155% 26% 72%
21 Ladish 198% 28% 70%
72 Lam Research 132% 37% 24%
78 Layne Christensen 76% 38% 35%
39 Lufkin Industries 98% 33% 61%
68 Miller Industries 145% 30% 37%
28 National Oilwell Varco 69% 61% 49%
46 Netflix 180% 49% -19%
83 Noble Energy 58% 47% 35%
63 Nucor 118% 27% 50%
1 NutriSystem 433% 225% 244%
77 Oil States International 71% 42% 39%
69 Oneok 34% 72% 37%
92 OYO Geospace 56% 29% 58%
43 Palomar Medical Technologies 119% 51% 27%
93 Pantry 101% 29% 28%
44 Patterson-UTI Energy 136% 52% 17%
73 Penn National Gaming 81% 28% 54%
15 Perficient 59% 77% 73%
79 Pinnacle Financial Partners 46% 81% 17%
18 Pioneer Drilling 262% 58% 25%
67 Precision Castparts 73% 31% 65%
49 Psychiatric Solutions 76% 50% 43%
75 Radiant Systems 115% 28% 41%
42 Range Resources 66% 50% 57%
98 Regal Beloit 55% 44% 30%
70 Reliance Steel & Aluminum 75% 40% 42%
51 Rowan Cos. 532% 36% 20%
52 RPC 106% 30% 55%
7 RTI International Metals 225% 43% 68%
17 SEACOR Holdings 198% 59% 29%
9 Southern Copper 83% 67% 83%
71 Southwestern Energy 37% 35% 84%
76 Steel Dynamics 66% 38% 45%
54 Superior Energy Services 87% 32% 58%
99 Swift Energy 64% 43% 25%
88 Team 35% 48% 41%
66 Tesoro 82% 29% 61%
57 TETRA Technologies 75% 40% 47%
5 Titanium Metals 151% 48% 140%
45 Unit 91% 58% 26%
36 Valero Energy 87% 37% 60%
61 ValueClick 47% 81% 35%
14 VASCO Data Security International 75% 54% 120%
55 W-H Energy Services 100% 33% 47%
89 WMS Industries 109% 35% 13%
97 World Fuel Services 32% 57% 24%
24 XTO Energy 83% 60% 42%
From the September 17, 2007 issue
Footnote:
*Three-year annual rate
How we pick the Fastest-Growing
To qualify for this year's listing, a company must be incorporated in the U.S and have posted a compound annual growth in revenue and earnings per share of at least 25% annually over the three years ended on or before May 31, 2007.... (more)
Fastest growing by EPS growth
Rowan Cos. 532%
NutriSystem 433%
Gulfmark Offshore 306%
Fastest growing by revenue growth
First Acceptance 277%
NutriSystem 225%
Arena Resources 165%
Fastest growing by total return
NutriSystem 244%
Dynamic Materials 173%
Titanium Metals 140%
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Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.