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20. Nutrisystem
Rank: 20 (Previous rank: 1)
CEO: Joseph M. Redling
Address: 300 Welsh Road
Building 1, Suite 100
Horsham, PA 19044
More than 90% of revenues come from selling diet food via Internet and phone.
  $ millions
(past 4 qtrs.)
% growth
(3 yr. annual rate)
Growth rank
Revenues 736.0 110 3
Net income** 68.8
Total return -1 96
Earnings per share 149 5
Share price  
As of 9/3/08 $19.99
Beat the S&P 500* No
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 10
Industry: Other
Rank Company Revenues
($ millions)
1 Central European Distribution 1,643.9
2 Darling International 770.1
3 Hansen Natural 988.3
4 Iconix Brand Group 197.5
5 LKQ 1,634.5
6 Nutrisystem 736.0
7 Team 478.5
8 Watson Wyatt Worldwide 1,760.1
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.
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