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9. Bankrate Inc.

9. Bankrate Inc.
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 9 (Previous rank: 42)
CEO: Thomas Evans
Headquarters: North Palm Beach, FL
Employees: 285
Industry: Other
Revenue: $166.9 million
(four quarters to 12/31/08)
Return to investors: 8.78%
(three years to 12/81/08, annualized rate)

Bankrate was born in 1976 as the "Bank Rate Monitor," a printed banking newsletter. Today, it runs a network of personal finance websites, including Bankrate.com, Interest.com, and Insureme.com, while also publishing printed newsletters and financial guides on many areas of personal and business finance. Bankrate provides financial data to eight major newspapers and several broadcast news outlets.
From the July/August 2009 issue of Fortune Small Business magazine
Source: Zacks
Revenue is for the most recent four quarters ended on or before 12/31/08.

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