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Engineered Support Systems
Fastest Growing Rank: 93 (2004 rank: 79)
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Address: 201 Evans Lane, St Louis, MO 63121
Phone: 314-553-4000
Website: http://www.engineeredsupport.com
Comment:
Orders for military-truck armor kits driving business for defense contractor.
Revenues 922.0 37 65
Net income 80.8 - -
Total return - 32 68
Earnings per share - 57 74
As of 8/10/2005 $35.81
% increase from 8/10/2004 14%
Beat the S&P 500* YES
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 18
From the September 5, 2005 Issue
Notes:
*The S&P 500 gained 8.3% over this period.
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