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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation

November 10, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tim Green noted the “explosive” growth of IT services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions. Revenue and profit both rose about 20% […]

Protective Life Corporation

November 3, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Lynett Oliver discussed the financial success of acquisitive life insurer Protective Life as it is being acquired itself. The company’s […]

Murphy Oil Corporation

October 27, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Stuart Hampton discussed Murphy Oil‘s transformation into a pure-play exploration and production company. In 2013 it spun off its US […]

Farmer Bros. Co.

October 20, 2014 Wake up and smell the revenue growth! In an update last week, D&B Editor Catherine Colbert reported on the rising sales at coffee roaster and packager Farmer […]

Pool Corporation

October 13, 2014 Wait two hours after eating before reading this! With four consecutive years of revenue and net income growth, Pool Corporation is making a splash as it (and […]

Spirit Airlines, Inc.

October 6, 2014 Spirit Airlines is riding its no-frills business model to new revenue heights, according to an update last week by D&B Editor Adam Anderson. The ultra-low-cost carrier — […]

Graphic Packaging Holding Company

September 22, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Adam Anderson wrote about Graphic Packaging Holding, a FORTUNE 1000 maker of laminated, coated, and printed packaging (think cereal boxes, […]

Medtronic, Inc.

September 8, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Lynett Oliver discussed the financial success of implantable medical device maker Medtronic. The company reported 3% growth in fiscal 2013, […]

Mobileye N.V.

August 25, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Lynett Oliver wrote about Mobileye, an Israeli developer of advanced driver-assistance systems that raised some $890 million in an initial […]

Computer Sciences Corporation

August 18, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tracey Panek noted the fifth consecutive year of declining revenue for IT services firm Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). The company’s […]