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Biosite
Fastest Growing Rank: 49 (2004 rank: 50)
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Address: 11030 Roselle Street, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: 858-455-4808
Website: http://www.biosite.com
Comment:
Medical-test maker helps hospitals screen patients for heart attacks.
Revenues 259.1 57 27
Net income 46.3 - -
Total return - 25 79
Earnings per share - 78 49
As of 8/10/2005 $53.18
% increase from 8/10/2004 20%
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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