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74. Royal Gold
Royal Gold
Rank: 74 (Previous rank: N.A.)
CEO: Tony A. Jensen
Address: 1660 Wynkoop Street
Denver, CO 80202
Mining royalty company gets the lionís share of its revenue in Nevada.

Does fast growth mean a company is good, or what?
  $ millions
(past 4 qtrs.)
% growth
(3 yr. annual rate)
Growth rank
Revenues** 73.2 43 42
Net income** 39.2 ó ó
Total return ó 16 46
Earnings per share ó 21 99
Share price  
As of 8/3/09 $42.34
Beat the S&P 500* Yes
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 48
Industry: Other
Industry rank Company Fastest-Growing
rank
Revenues
($ millions)
1 Ctrip.com International 38 233.7
2 Royal Gold 74 73.2
3 Team 76 520.2
From the August 31, 2009 issue
Notes:
* Through June 30, 2009. The S&P 500 returned -8.22% annually over the same period.
** Through the quarter ended on or before April 30, 2009.
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