States
Rank Company City
8 Apple Cupertino
13 Impax Laboratories Hayward
16 Bridgepoint Education San Diego
28 Questcor Pharmaceuticals Anaheim
38 TTM Technologies Santa Ana
39 SciClone Pharmaceuticals Foster City
43 Opentable San Francisco
45 Netgear San Jose
49 Ultratech San Jose
50 Intuitive Surgical Sunnyvale
52 VMware Palo Alto
55 Coherent Santa Clara
57 Riverbed Technology San Francisco
68 Cymer San Diego
72 NetApp Sunnyvale
75 Lam Research Fremont
78 Broadcom Irvine
79 East West Bancorp Pasadena
83 SVB Financial Santa Clara
84 AsiaInfo-Linkage Goleta
88 Semtech Camarillo
90 Encore Capital Group San Diego
98 Super Micro Computer San Jose
99 Electro Rent Van Nuys
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From the September 24, 2012 issue.

Northern Oil and Gas 237%
ZAGG 104%
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters 78%
Cirrus Logic 450%
IAMGOLD 421%
HFF 341%
Questcor Pharmaceuticals 120%
3D Systems 112%
TPC Group 111%
To qualify, a company -- domestic or foreign -- must be trading on a major U.S. stock exchange; file quarterly reports to the SEC; have a minimum market... More