FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-growing companies 
Corporate America's supercharged performers
Chesapeake Energy
Fastest Growing Rank: 30 (2005 rank: 46)
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Address: 6100 North Western Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Phone: 405-848-8000
Website: http://www.chkenergy.com
Comment:
Daily production has grown 25% a year since 1999.
Revenues 5,826.4 74 10
Net income 1,447.0 - -
Total return - 45 61
Earnings per share - 79 57
As of 8/24/06 $32.00
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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