FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-growing companies 
Corporate America's supercharged performers
National Oilwell Varco
Fastest Growing Rank: 93 (2005 rank: N.A.)
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Address: 10000 Richmond Avenue, Houston, TX 77042
Phone: 713-346-7500
Website: http://www.natoil.com
Comment:
The 144-year-old company provides drilling and well services for oil and gas firms.
Revenues 5,341.4 43 52
Net income 371.6 - -
Total return - 42 65
Earnings per share - 34 99
As of 8/24/06 $66.72
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 19
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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