FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-growing companies 
Corporate America's supercharged performers
Schnitzer Steel
Fastest Growing Rank: 71 (2005 rank: 17)
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Address: 3200 North West Yeon Avenue, Portland, OR 97296
Phone: 503-224-9900
Website: http://www.schn.com
Comment:
Turns scrap metal into finished steel; also recycles auto parts.
Revenues 1,230.3 41 61
Net income 130.6 - -
Total return - 34 75
Earnings per share - 98 46
As of 8/24/06 $32.07
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 8
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
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