5 of 100
5. DXP Enterprises
DXP Enterprises
Rank: 5 (Previous rank: N.A.)
CEO: David R. Little
Address: 7272 Pinemont
Houston, TX 77040
This 100-year-old company supplies pumps and more to industries including oil and gas.
  $ millions
(past 4 qtrs.)
% growth
(3 yr. annual rate)
Growth rank
Revenues 631.9 50 22
Net income** 22.0
Total return 83 4
Earnings per share 74 29
Share price  
As of 9/3/08 $59.39
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 16
Industry: Industrial
Rank Company Revenues
($ millions)
1 Baldor Electric 1,912.1
2 BE Aerospace 1,887.1
3 Bucyrus International 2,186.2
4 DXP Enterprises 631.9
5 Gardner Denver 1,981.3
6 General Cable 5,744.3
7 K-Tron International 224.8
8 Layne Christensen 911.2
9 Lindsay 401.4
10 Manitowoc 4,506.6
11 Perini 5,134.1
From the Sept. 29th, 2008 issue
* The S&P 500 returned 4.41% annually over the same period.
** Through the quarter ended June 30, 2008.
See DXP Enterprises in...
Top 25 Headquarters
...What Readers Say
They speak out on DXP Enterprises and other Fastest-Growing companies...

Allis-Chalmers Energy 124%
Arena Resources 117%
Nutrisystem 110%
Sigma Designs 294%
Sepracor 228%
Hornbeck Offshore Services 214%
Arena Resources 107%
T-3 Energy Services 101%
Steel Dynamics 84%
To qualify, a company must be incorporated in the U.S.; have a minimum market capitalization of $250 million on June 30, 2008; have a stock price of at least $5... More
Current Issue
  • Give the gift of Fortune
  • Get the Fortune app
  • Subscribe
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.