FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-growing companies 
Corporate America's supercharged performers
Murphy Oil
Fastest Growing Rank: 78 (2005 rank: N.A.)
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Address: 200 Peach Street, El Dorado, AR 71731
Phone: 870-862-6411
Website: http://www.murphyoilcorp.com
Comment:
Refinersí gas stations are located mostly in Wal-Mart Supercenters.
Revenues 12,453.5 44 50
Net income 847.2 - -
Total return - 30 81
Earnings per share - 77 61
As of 8/24/06 $49.53
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 15
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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