FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-growing companies 
Corporate America's supercharged performers
Nucor
Fastest Growing Rank: 10 (2005 rank: 63)
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Address: 2100 Rexford Road, Charlotte, NC 28211
Phone: 704-366-7000
Website: http://www.nucor.com
Comment:
Rising global demand helps nationís biggest steelmaker.
Revenues 12,923.5 44 48
Net income 1,334.8 - -
Total return - 68 32
Earnings per share - 172 15
As of 8/24/06 $49.75
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 9
From the September 18, 2006 Issue
Notes:
*The S&P 500 returned 11.2% annually over the same period.
How we pick the Fastest-Growing
To qualify for this year's listing, a company must be incorporated in the U.S.; have a minimum market capitalization of $250 million; have a stock price of at least $5.00... (more)
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