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Top Ten
1. Teradyne Inc.
2. Analog Devices Inc.
3. LTX Corp.
4. EMC Corp.
5. Helix Tech. Corp.
6. ACT Manufacturing
7. Millipore Corp.
8. Talbots Inc.
9. Cytyc Corp.
10. FleetBoston

Year's Best
Company of year
Highest Market Value
Fastest Growth
Biggest Stock Gain
Comeback of the Year
Highest Sales

Overall performance
  1. ACT Manuf.
  2. Provant Inc.
  3. Analog Devices
  4. Sapient Corp.
  5. Foilmark Inc.
Bulls and Bears
  1. J. Jill Group
  2. Inverness Medical
  3. Reebok Intl.
  4. Bostonfed Bancorp
  5. John Hancock
  1. Aztec Tech.
  2. Engage Inc.
  3. CMGI Inc.
  4. Telaxis Comm.
  5. NaviSite Inc.

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Globe 100 Charts

  • The Globe 100: Publicly held companies ranked by composite performance score
  • The Market Value 100: Companies ranked by market value as of March 31, 2001
  • The Sales 100: Ranked by net revenue
  • The Return on Equity 100: Companies ranked by 2000 return on average equity
  • Most Highly Leveraged Companies: Ranked by highest long-term debt to shareholder's equity
  • Top 50 Employers: Mass. public companies ranked by total worldwide work force
  • The Growth 50: Ranked by composite score based equally on sales and profit growth
  • Most productive employees: Ranked by revenue per employee of publicly-traded companies
  • Industry Summary: Look at performance of Mass. publicly traded companies, summed by industry
  • Top 10 revenues Globe 100 companies ranked by 2000 total revenue
  • Top 10 Revenue Growth: Ranked by percent change in revenue in last year
  • Profit Growth Ranked by absolute increase in profits as a percentage of revenue.
  • Biggest Profits: Ranked by absolute profit from continuing operations
  • Biggest Losses: Ranked by absolute loss from continuing operations
  • The Bulls: Companies ranked by percent gain in stock price over a one-year period.
  • The Bears: Companies ranked by percent loss in stock price, over a one-year period.
  • Top 10 Profit Margins: Ranked by profit from continuing operations as a percentage of sales
  • Debt-Free Companies: Mass. companies with no long-term debt
  • Wall Street Darlings: Ranked by market value to sales ratio
  • Wall Street Wallflowers: Ranked by market value to sales ratio
  • Biggest dividend yields: Companies ranked by dividends as a percentage of stock price.
  • 2000 Mass. IPOs: Ranked by market price change since offering
  • Born Again: Ranked by absolute dollar change from loss to profit in one year
  • Nose Dives: Ranked by absolute dollar change from profit to loss in one year
  • Biggest Banks: Banks and S&Ls, ranked by revenue
  • Top Billion-Dollar Banks: Banks and S&Ls with more than $1 billion in assets, ranked by income as a percentage of average assets
  • Top Small Banks: Publicly traded institutions with less than $1 billion in assets, ranked by income as a percentage of average assets
  • Biggest Retail Companies: Ranked by revenue
  • Biggest Manufacturing/Industrial Companies: Ranked by revenue
  • Biggest Biotechnology Companies: Ranked by revenue
  • Biggest Service Companies: Ranked by revenue

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