FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-growing companies 
Corporate America's supercharged performers
Genentech
Fastest Growing Rank: 79 (2005 rank: 30)
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Address: 1 Dna Way, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Phone: 650-225-1000
Website: http://www.gene.com
Comment:
The biotechís market cap has increased tenfold, to $100 billion, since 1999.
Revenues 7,157.8 38 73
Net income 1,415.8 - -
Total return - 31 79
Earnings per share - 104 43
As of 8/24/06 $80.18
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 44
From the September 18, 2006 Issue
Notes:
*The S&P 500 returned 11.2% annually over the same period.
Footnote:
Roche Holding, Basel, owns 56% of the company.
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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