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LENNAR CORPORATION

February 16, 2015 In an update last week, D&B Editor Christian Hudspeth explained why “simply put, business has been good” for Lennar Corporation over the past five years. The homebuilder, […]

Infineon Technologies AG

February 9, 2015 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tim Green highlighted Infineon Technologies’ positive financial performance amid increased capital investments and a historic acquisition. Germany’s largest chip maker, […]

Purdue University

January 19, 2015 In an update last week, D&B Editor Diane Ramirez discussed how Purdue University‘s revenue increased 1% in 2013 to $1.5 billion as a result of higher student […]

Netflix, Inc.

December 29, 2014 Full stream ahead! In an update last week, D&B Editor Adam Anderson discussed movie subscription service Netflix‘s record-high revenues and the reasons behind them. The company reported […]

FedEx Corporation

December 1, 2014 In an update last week — just in time for the busy holiday season — D&B Editor Adam Anderson detailed the growth of FedEx, the world’s top […]

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 […]