100 Fastest-growing companies

 

Corporate America's supercharged performers

Full list
51 Rowan Cos. 532% 36% 20%
1 NutriSystem 433% 225% 244%
34 Gulfmark Offshore 306% 28% 48%
25 Grant Prideco 300% 33% 43%
11 Frontier Oil 291% 33% 105%
18 Pioneer Drilling 262% 58% 25%
12 Allegheny Technologies 250% 36% 81%
22 Grey Wolf 248% 51% 25%
7 RTI International Metals 225% 43% 68%
29 Helmerich & Payne 202% 37% 40%
17 SEACOR Holdings 198% 59% 29%
21 Ladish 198% 28% 70%
46 Netflix 180% 49% -19%
20 Kansas City Southern 178% 52% 34%
40 American Science & Engineering 169% 35% 40%
80 Concur Technologies 165% 27% 29%
10 Global Industries 159% 48% 67%
26 Hornbeck Offshore Services 157% 38% 44%
53 Atwood Oceanics 155% 27% 49%
31 Knot 155% 26% 72%
5 Titanium Metals 151% 48% 140%
6 Apple 149% 48% 96%
2 Hansen Natural 145% 80% 139%
68 Miller Industries 145% 30% 37%
41 Joy Global 141% 27% 65%
3 Arena Resources 140% 165% 100%
23 Allscripts Healthcare Solutions 138% 38% 48%
44 Patterson-UTI Energy 136% 52% 17%
72 Lam Research 132% 37% 24%
19 Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold 127% 51% 44%
8 Dynamic Materials 127% 45% 173%
48 Akamai Technologies 123% 39% 39%
4 Intuitive Surgical 123% 62% 94%
43 Palomar Medical Technologies 119% 51% 27%
63 Nucor 118% 27% 50%
30 Dril-Quip 116% 32% 69%
75 Radiant Systems 115% 28% 41%
89 WMS Industries 109% 35% 13%
52 RPC 106% 30% 55%
32 First Acceptance 105% 277% 13%
13 Ceradyne 105% 85% 46%
93 Pantry 101% 29% 28%
96 Dress Barn 100% 28% 34%
55 W-H Energy Services 100% 33% 47%
39 Lufkin Industries 98% 33% 61%
27 Dawson Geophysical 97% 54% 41%
35 Helix Energy Solutions Group 96% 53% 38%
45 Unit 91% 58% 26%
16 Holly 89% 42% 101%
33 CB Richard Ellis Group 88% 33% 79%
60 ImClone Systems 87% 65% -26%
36 Valero Energy 87% 37% 60%
54 Superior Energy Services 87% 32% 58%
85 Encore Wire 84% 43% 17%
56 First Marblehead 83% 79% 13%
24 XTO Energy 83% 60% 42%
9 Southern Copper 83% 67% 83%
81 Avatar Hldgs. 82% 45% 23%
66 Tesoro 82% 29% 61%
73 Penn National Gaming 81% 28% 54%
37 General Cable 76% 32% 107%
78 Layne Christensen 76% 38% 35%
49 Psychiatric Solutions 76% 50% 43%
57 TETRA Technologies 75% 40% 47%
14 VASCO Data Security International 75% 54% 120%
70 Reliance Steel & Aluminum 75% 40% 42%
84 A.M. Castle 74% 28% 50%
38 Hologic 74% 39% 68%
74 Jones Lang Lasalle 73% 28% 61%
67 Precision Castparts 73% 31% 65%
59 Cleveland-Cliffs 72% 31% 78%
77 Oil States International 71% 42% 39%
94 Cameron International 70% 30% 43%
50 F5 Networks 69% 51% 45%
28 National Oilwell Varco 69% 61% 49%
42 Range Resources 66% 50% 57%
76 Steel Dynamics 66% 38% 45%
99 Swift Energy 64% 43% 25%
86 Commercial Metals 63% 27% 62%
95 Jackson Hewitt Tax Services 61% 50% 18%
47 Gardner Denver 59% 57% 45%
15 Perficient 59% 77% 73%
64 Chesapeake Energy 58% 65% 34%
83 Noble Energy 58% 47% 35%
82 inVentiv Health 57% 51% 33%
92 OYO Geospace 56% 29% 58%
58 Cognizant Technology Solutions 55% 56% 43%
98 Regal Beloit 55% 44% 30%
62 Allis-Chalmers Energy 54% 118% 33%
91 Deckers Outdoor 47% 32% 51%
61 ValueClick 47% 81% 35%
79 Pinnacle Financial Partners 46% 81% 17%
100 Berry Petroleum 46% 40% 38%
90 First Advantage 43% 74% 7%
71 Southwestern Energy 37% 35% 84%
88 Team 35% 48% 41%
69 Oneok 34% 72% 37%
65 Celgene 33% 48% 59%
97 World Fuel Services 32% 57% 24%
87 American Capital Strategies 31% 62% 25%
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.