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Fastest Growing Rank: 80 (2004 rank: 15)
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Address: 2895 Greenspoint Pkwy., Hoffman Estates, IL 60195
Phone: 847-781-3600
Website: http://www.careered.com
Comment:
For-profit post-secondary education company; faces regulatory challenges.
Revenues 1,843.5 48 38
Net income 198.4 - -
Total return - 18 89
Earnings per share - 61 66
As of 8/10/2005 $37.72
% increase from 8/10/2004 30%
Beat the S&P 500* YES
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 17
From the September 5, 2005 Issue
Notes:
*The S&P 500 gained 8.3% over this period.
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