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2013 2012 Company Headquarters Sector Score Return on average equity(percent) 1y change in revenue(percent) 1y change in profit margin(percent) 2012 revenue(millions)
1 -- Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. Springfield Industrial 62 55.239 40.336 884.51 $538.64

1.Smith & Wesson Holding Corp.

www.smith-wesson.com
  • HeadquartersSpringfield
  • Chief executiveP. James Debney
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolSWHC
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1346Rank49/100
  • Market value$577.44 millionRank67/100
  • 1yr change in market value14.833Rank56/100
  • 2012 revenue$538.64 millionRank49/100
  • 1yr change in revenue40.336Rank5/100
  • 2012 net income$66.014 millionRank42/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin884.51Rank4/100
  • 2012 return on average equity55.239Rank3/100
2 17 TJX Cos. Framingham Consumer 76 55.466 11.586 14.212 $25878.367

2.TJX Cos.

www.tjx.com
  • HeadquartersFramingham
  • Chief executiveCarol M. Meyrowitz
  • SectorConsumer
  • Stock symbolTJX
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees168000Rank1/100
  • Market value$34092.578 millionRank3/100
  • 1yr change in market value14.977Rank55/100
  • 2012 revenue$25878.367 millionRank1/100
  • 1yr change in revenue11.586Rank38/100
  • 2012 net income$1906.687 millionRank3/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin14.212Rank34/100
  • 2012 return on average equity55.466Rank2/100
3 40 Global Partners Waltham Services 76 12.436 18.808 103.304 $17625.993

3.Global Partners

www.globalp.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveEric Slifka
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolGLP
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • EmployeesNARankNA/100
  • Market value$983.401 millionRank52/100
  • 1yr change in market value54.326Rank6/100
  • 2012 revenue$17625.993 millionRank4/100
  • 1yr change in revenue18.808Rank20/100
  • 2012 net income$46.743 millionRank51/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin103.304Rank17/100
  • 2012 return on average equity12.436Rank35/100
4 26 American Tower Corp. Boston Telecommunications 82 18.579 17.697 36.573 $2875.96

4.American Tower Corp.

www.americantower.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveJames D. Taiclet Jr.
  • SectorTelecommunications
  • Stock symbolAMT
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees2432Rank36/100
  • Market value$30391.322 millionRank5/100
  • 1yr change in market value22.487Rank38/100
  • 2012 revenue$2875.96 millionRank13/100
  • 1yr change in revenue17.697Rank24/100
  • 2012 net income$637.283 millionRank9/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin36.573Rank27/100
  • 2012 return on average equity18.579Rank18/100
5 79 Parexel International Corp. Waltham Services 83 13.623 23.956 69.568 $1815.43

5.Parexel International Corp.

www.parexel.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveJosef H. von Rickenbach
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolPRXL
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees12695Rank10/100
  • Market value$2298.698 millionRank32/100
  • 1yr change in market value43.234Rank13/100
  • 2012 revenue$1815.43 millionRank21/100
  • 1yr change in revenue23.956Rank13/100
  • 2012 net income$77.064 millionRank34/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin69.568Rank21/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.623Rank28/100
6 76 Cubist Pharmaceuticals Lexington Biotechnology 83 17.209 22.864 279.744 $926.359

6.Cubist Pharmaceuticals

www.cubist.com
  • HeadquartersLexington
  • Chief executiveMichael W. Bonney
  • SectorBiotechnology
  • Stock symbolCBST
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees762Rank64/100
  • Market value$3039.414 millionRank30/100
  • 1yr change in market value11.639Rank60/100
  • 2012 revenue$926.359 millionRank36/100
  • 1yr change in revenue22.864Rank15/100
  • 2012 net income$154.075 millionRank23/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin279.744Rank11/100
  • 2012 return on average equity17.209Rank21/100
7 77 Sensata Technologies Holding NV Attleboro Industrial 117 15.656 4.76 2516.879 $1913.91

7.Sensata Technologies Holding NV

www.sensata.com
  • HeadquartersAttleboro
  • Chief executiveMartha N. Sullivan
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolST
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees11300Rank12/100
  • Market value$5851.55 millionRank17/100
  • 1yr change in market value-0.951Rank74/100
  • 2012 revenue$1913.91 millionRank19/100
  • 1yr change in revenue4.76Rank71/100
  • 2012 net income$177.481 millionRank19/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin2516.879Rank2/100
  • 2012 return on average equity15.656Rank24/100
8 18 Biogen Idec Weston Biotechnology 120 20.617 9.266 2.314 $5516.461

8.Biogen Idec

www.biogenidec.com
  • HeadquartersWeston
  • Chief executiveGeorge A. Scangos
  • SectorBiotechnology
  • Stock symbolBIIB
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees5950Rank19/100
  • Market value$45517.945 millionRank2/100
  • 1yr change in market value51.326Rank9/100
  • 2012 revenue$5516.461 millionRank8/100
  • 1yr change in revenue9.266Rank49/100
  • 2012 net income$1380.033 millionRank6/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin2.314Rank47/100
  • 2012 return on average equity20.617Rank15/100
9 -- Nuance Communications Burlington Technology 122 6.74 27.449 189.697 $1753.134

9.Nuance Communications

nuance.com
  • HeadquartersBurlington
  • Chief executivePaul A. Ricci
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolNUAN
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees12000Rank11/100
  • Market value$6382.43 millionRank15/100
  • 1yr change in market value-19.045Rank95/100
  • 2012 revenue$1753.134 millionRank24/100
  • 1yr change in revenue27.449Rank10/100
  • 2012 net income$175.699 millionRank20/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin189.697Rank14/100
  • 2012 return on average equity6.74Rank73/100
10 2 IPG Photonics Corp. Oxford Telecommunications 124 24.447 18.556 3.863 $562.528

10.IPG Photonics Corp.

www.ipgphotonics.com
  • HeadquartersOxford
  • Chief executiveValentin P. Gapontsev
  • SectorTelecommunications
  • Stock symbolIPGP
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees2400Rank37/100
  • Market value$3414.537 millionRank27/100
  • 1yr change in market value29.944Rank27/100
  • 2012 revenue$562.528 millionRank48/100
  • 1yr change in revenue18.556Rank22/100
  • 2012 net income$145.004 millionRank26/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin3.863Rank41/100
  • 2012 return on average equity24.447Rank11/100
11 -- TripAdvisor Newton Consumer 129 38.034 19.763 -8.798 $762.966

11.TripAdvisor

www.tripadvisor.com
  • HeadquartersNewton
  • Chief executiveStephen Kaufer
  • SectorConsumer
  • Stock symbolTRIP
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1575Rank46/100
  • Market value$6833.167 millionRank14/100
  • 1yr change in market value58.071Rank3/100
  • 2012 revenue$762.966 millionRank39/100
  • 1yr change in revenue19.763Rank19/100
  • 2012 net income$194.069 millionRank18/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-8.798Rank65/100
  • 2012 return on average equity38.034Rank5/100
12 109 CSP Billerica Technology 132 30.72 14.132 1144.337 $84.584

12.CSP

www.cspi.com
  • HeadquartersBillerica
  • Chief executiveVictor Dellovo
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolCSPI
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees147Rank81/100
  • Market value$20.142 millionRank99/100
  • 1yr change in market value43.522Rank12/100
  • 2012 revenue$84.584 millionRank83/100
  • 1yr change in revenue14.132Rank33/100
  • 2012 net income$6.263 millionRank88/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin1144.337Rank3/100
  • 2012 return on average equity30.72Rank7/100
13 -- TRC Cos Lowell Services 134 27.273 10.732 75.085 $304.899
  • HeadquartersLowell
  • Chief executiveChristopher P. Vincze
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolTRR
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees2600Rank35/100
  • Market value$186.94 millionRank80/100
  • 1yr change in market value9.784Rank61/100
  • 2012 revenue$304.899 millionRank62/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.732Rank40/100
  • 2012 net income$18.071 millionRank74/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin75.085Rank20/100
  • 2012 return on average equity27.273Rank9/100
14 7 EMC Corp. Hopkinton Technology 137 13.116 8.528 2.297 $21713.895

14.EMC Corp.

www.emc.com
  • HeadquartersHopkinton
  • Chief executiveJoseph M. Tucci
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolEMC
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees60000Rank3/100
  • Market value$50182.164 millionRank1/100
  • 1yr change in market value-18.933Rank93/100
  • 2012 revenue$21713.895 millionRank3/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.528Rank52/100
  • 2012 net income$2732.613 millionRank1/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin2.297Rank48/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.116Rank33/100
15 -- Lionbridge Technologies Waltham Technology 139 18.75 6.858 513.7 $457.198

15.Lionbridge Technologies

www.lionbridge.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveRory J. Cowan
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolLIOX
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees5000Rank24/100
  • Market value$251.538 millionRank77/100
  • 1yr change in market value38.718Rank21/100
  • 2012 revenue$457.198 millionRank53/100
  • 1yr change in revenue6.858Rank60/100
  • 2012 net income$11.332 millionRank81/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin513.7Rank7/100
  • 2012 return on average equity18.75Rank17/100
16 -- CYS Investments Waltham Finance 142 21.738 25.947 1.389 $293.326

16.CYS Investments

www.cysinv.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveKevin E. Grant
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolCYS
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees16Rank93/100
  • Market value$2051.952 millionRank37/100
  • 1yr change in market value40.352Rank17/100
  • 2012 revenue$293.326 millionRank64/100
  • 1yr change in revenue25.947Rank11/100
  • 2012 net income$372.787 millionRank11/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin1.389Rank50/100
  • 2012 return on average equity21.738Rank13/100
17 -- Dunkin' Brands Group Canton Consumer 144 19.826 4.773 200.14 $658.181

17.Dunkin' Brands Group

www.dunkinbrands.com
  • HeadquartersCanton
  • Chief executiveNigel Travis
  • SectorConsumer
  • Stock symbolDNKN
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1104Rank55/100
  • Market value$3919.242 millionRank21/100
  • 1yr change in market value8.326Rank63/100
  • 2012 revenue$658.181 millionRank44/100
  • 1yr change in revenue4.773Rank70/100
  • 2012 net income$108.308 millionRank30/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin200.14Rank13/100
  • 2012 return on average equity19.826Rank16/100
18 37 Raytheon Co. Waltham Technology 154 23.311 -1.521 2.741 $24414

18.Raytheon Co.

www.raytheon.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveWilliam H. Swanson
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolRTN
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees67800Rank2/100
  • Market value$19186.41 millionRank8/100
  • 1yr change in market value6.956Rank65/100
  • 2012 revenue$24414 millionRank2/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-1.521Rank90/100
  • 2012 net income$1888 millionRank5/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin2.741Rank45/100
  • 2012 return on average equity23.311Rank12/100
19 38 Cabot Corp. Boston Industrial 154 10.111 5.931 65.088 $3358

19.Cabot Corp.

www.cabot-corp.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executivePatrick M. Prevost
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolCBT
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees4826Rank25/100
  • Market value$2181.139 millionRank34/100
  • 1yr change in market value-18.953Rank94/100
  • 2012 revenue$3358 millionRank11/100
  • 1yr change in revenue5.931Rank65/100
  • 2012 net income$362 millionRank12/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin65.088Rank22/100
  • 2012 return on average equity10.111Rank55/100
20 16 Waters Corp. Milford Biotechnology 155 34.258 -0.407 7.013 $1843.641

20.Waters Corp.

www.waters.com
  • HeadquartersMilford
  • Chief executiveDouglas A. Berthiaume
  • SectorBiotechnology
  • Stock symbolWAT
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees5860Rank21/100
  • Market value$8065.648 millionRank12/100
  • 1yr change in market value-2.262Rank79/100
  • 2012 revenue$1843.641 millionRank20/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-0.407Rank87/100
  • 2012 net income$461.443 millionRank10/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin7.013Rank37/100
  • 2012 return on average equity34.258Rank6/100
21 6 Beacon Roofing Supply Peabody Industrial 159 11.955 8.675 0.606 $2067.518

21.Beacon Roofing Supply

www.beaconroofingsupply.com
  • HeadquartersPeabody
  • Chief executivePaul M. Isabella
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolBECN
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees2712Rank34/100
  • Market value$1873.348 millionRank39/100
  • 1yr change in market value56.721Rank5/100
  • 2012 revenue$2067.518 millionRank17/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.675Rank50/100
  • 2012 net income$74.656 millionRank35/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin0.606Rank52/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.955Rank39/100
22 52 UniFirst Corp. Wilmington Industrial 159 11.44 8.668 17.129 $1275.833

22.UniFirst Corp.

www.unifirst.com
  • HeadquartersWilmington
  • Chief executiveRonald D. Croatti
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolUNF
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees11000Rank13/100
  • Market value$1365.917 millionRank46/100
  • 1yr change in market value47.897Rank11/100
  • 2012 revenue$1275.833 millionRank31/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.668Rank51/100
  • 2012 net income$99.947 millionRank31/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin17.129Rank33/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.44Rank44/100
23 85 PerkinElmer Waltham Medical devices 160 3.619 10.253 728.691 $2115.205

23.PerkinElmer

www.perkinelmer.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveRobert F. Friel
  • SectorMedical devices
  • Stock symbolPKI
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees7500Rank16/100
  • Market value$3811.21 millionRank22/100
  • 1yr change in market value21.416Rank41/100
  • 2012 revenue$2115.205 millionRank16/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.253Rank42/100
  • 2012 net income$69.94 millionRank37/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin728.691Rank5/100
  • 2012 return on average equity3.619Rank92/100
24 15 Covidien Mansfield Medical devices 162 18.042 2.623 -4.117 $12010

24.Covidien

www.covidien.com
  • HeadquartersMansfield
  • Chief executiveJose E. Almeida
  • SectorMedical devices
  • Stock symbolCOV
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees43400Rank4/100
  • Market value$32023.396 millionRank4/100
  • 1yr change in market value21.168Rank42/100
  • 2012 revenue$12010 millionRank6/100
  • 1yr change in revenue2.623Rank77/100
  • 2012 net income$1904 millionRank4/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-4.117Rank57/100
  • 2012 return on average equity18.042Rank19/100
25 -- Pegasystems Cambridge Technology 166 9.823 10.808 95.241 $461.71

25.Pegasystems

www.pega.com
  • HeadquartersCambridge
  • Chief executiveAlan Trefler
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolPEGA
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees2160Rank41/100
  • Market value$1065.355 millionRank50/100
  • 1yr change in market value-26.15Rank96/100
  • 2012 revenue$461.71 millionRank52/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.808Rank39/100
  • 2012 net income$21.868 millionRank69/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin95.241Rank18/100
  • 2012 return on average equity9.823Rank56/100
26 34 Clean Harbors Norwell Services 167 11.116 10.27 -7.588 $2187.908

26.Clean Harbors

www.cleanharbors.com
  • HeadquartersNorwell
  • Chief executiveAlan S. McKim
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolCLH
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees13180Rank9/100
  • Market value$3513.399 millionRank25/100
  • 1yr change in market value-1.953Rank76/100
  • 2012 revenue$2187.908 millionRank15/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.27Rank41/100
  • 2012 net income$129.674 millionRank28/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-7.588Rank61/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.116Rank49/100
27 42 Virtusa Corp. Westborough Technology 167 11.328 21.244 6.388 $317.457

27.Virtusa Corp.

www.virtusa.com
  • HeadquartersWestborough
  • Chief executiveKrishan A. Canekeratne
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolVRTU
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees5672Rank22/100
  • Market value$617.926 millionRank66/100
  • 1yr change in market value39.505Rank20/100
  • 2012 revenue$317.457 millionRank61/100
  • 1yr change in revenue21.244Rank17/100
  • 2012 net income$25.105 millionRank64/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin6.388Rank39/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.328Rank46/100
28 55 Monotype Imaging Holdings Woburn Technology 167 13.364 21.629 5.052 $149.861

28.Monotype Imaging Holdings

www.monotypeimaging.com
  • HeadquartersWoburn
  • Chief executiveDouglas J. Shaw
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolTYPE
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees335Rank77/100
  • Market value$889.889 millionRank54/100
  • 1yr change in market value64.597Rank2/100
  • 2012 revenue$149.861 millionRank76/100
  • 1yr change in revenue21.629Rank16/100
  • 2012 net income$28.965 millionRank60/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin5.052Rank40/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.364Rank30/100
29 69 Hanover Insurance Group Worcester Finance 168 1.815 16.764 30.448 $4590.7

29.Hanover Insurance Group

www.hanover.com
  • HeadquartersWorcester
  • Chief executiveFrederick H. Eppinger Jr.
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolTHG
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees5100Rank23/100
  • Market value$2218.013 millionRank33/100
  • 1yr change in market value19.789Rank47/100
  • 2012 revenue$4590.7 millionRank9/100
  • 1yr change in revenue16.764Rank26/100
  • 2012 net income$55.9 millionRank46/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin30.448Rank29/100
  • 2012 return on average equity1.815Rank98/100
30 83 NetScout Systems Westford Technology 172 11.371 15.053 12.058 $341.935

30.NetScout Systems

www.netscout.com
  • HeadquartersWestford
  • Chief executiveAnil K. Singhal
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolNTCT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees887Rank61/100
  • Market value$1022.456 millionRank51/100
  • 1yr change in market value20.974Rank43/100
  • 2012 revenue$341.935 millionRank56/100
  • 1yr change in revenue15.053Rank32/100
  • 2012 net income$39.003 millionRank54/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin12.058Rank35/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.371Rank45/100
31 24 Boston Beer Co. Boston Consumer 175 27.67 13.104 -20.408 $580.222

31.Boston Beer Co.

www.bostonbeer.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveMartin F. Roper
  • SectorConsumer
  • Stock symbolSAM
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees950Rank59/100
  • Market value$1398.287 millionRank43/100
  • 1yr change in market value49.387Rank10/100
  • 2012 revenue$580.222 millionRank47/100
  • 1yr change in revenue13.104Rank36/100
  • 2012 net income$59.467 millionRank44/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-20.408Rank81/100
  • 2012 return on average equity27.67Rank8/100
32 63 Atlantic Tele-Network Beverly Telecommunications 177 15.573 -2.349 129.92 $741.366

32.Atlantic Tele-Network

www.atni.com
  • HeadquartersBeverly
  • Chief executiveMichael T. Prior
  • SectorTelecommunications
  • Stock symbolATNI
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1800Rank42/100
  • Market value$757.92 millionRank56/100
  • 1yr change in market value34.91Rank23/100
  • 2012 revenue$741.366 millionRank40/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-2.349Rank93/100
  • 2012 net income$48.932 millionRank49/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin129.92Rank15/100
  • 2012 return on average equity15.573Rank25/100
33 95 Safety Insurance Group Boston Finance 179 8.599 6.621 297.489 $703.867

33.Safety Insurance Group

www.safetyinsurance.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveDavid F. Brussard
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolSAFT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees599Rank70/100
  • Market value$753.77 millionRank57/100
  • 1yr change in market value19.108Rank48/100
  • 2012 revenue$703.867 millionRank43/100
  • 1yr change in revenue6.621Rank62/100
  • 2012 net income$58.07 millionRank45/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin297.489Rank10/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.599Rank63/100
34 47 Akamai Technologies Cambridge Telecommunications 181 9.062 18.593 -14.383 $1373.947

34.Akamai Technologies

www.akamai.com
  • HeadquartersCambridge
  • Chief executiveF. Thomson Leighton
  • SectorTelecommunications
  • Stock symbolAKAM
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees3074Rank30/100
  • Market value$6285.971 millionRank16/100
  • 1yr change in market value-3.668Rank82/100
  • 2012 revenue$1373.947 millionRank28/100
  • 1yr change in revenue18.593Rank21/100
  • 2012 net income$203.989 millionRank17/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-14.383Rank72/100
  • 2012 return on average equity9.062Rank58/100
35 8 Skyworks Solutions Woburn Telecommunications 183 11.722 10.221 -13.914 $1628.563

35.Skyworks Solutions

www.skyworksinc.com
  • HeadquartersWoburn
  • Chief executiveDavid J. Aldrich
  • SectorTelecommunications
  • Stock symbolSWKS
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees4700Rank26/100
  • Market value$4228.448 millionRank20/100
  • 1yr change in market value-18.835Rank92/100
  • 2012 revenue$1628.563 millionRank26/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.221Rank43/100
  • 2012 net income$211.445 millionRank15/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-13.914Rank71/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.722Rank41/100
36 30 State Street Corp. Boston Finance 185 10.347 0.542 6.765 $9646

36.State Street Corp.

www.statestreet.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveJoseph L. Hooley
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolSTT
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees29660Rank6/100
  • Market value$26997.098 millionRank7/100
  • 1yr change in market value21.624Rank40/100
  • 2012 revenue$9646 millionRank7/100
  • 1yr change in revenue0.542Rank82/100
  • 2012 net income$2061 millionRank2/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin6.765Rank38/100
  • 2012 return on average equity10.347Rank53/100
37 43 Teradyne North Reading Technology 185 13.221 15.933 -49.383 $1656.75

37.Teradyne

www.teradyne.com
  • HeadquartersNorth Reading
  • Chief executiveMichael A. Bradley
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolTER
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees3600Rank29/100
  • Market value$3086.909 millionRank29/100
  • 1yr change in market value-1.98Rank77/100
  • 2012 revenue$1656.75 millionRank25/100
  • 1yr change in revenue15.933Rank31/100
  • 2012 net income$217.049 millionRank14/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-49.383Rank93/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.221Rank32/100
38 75 Berkshire Hills Bancorp Pittsfield Finance 187 5.549 39.399 37.237 $187.854

38.Berkshire Hills Bancorp

www.berkshirebank.com
  • HeadquartersPittsfield
  • Chief executiveMichael P. Daly
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolBHLB
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees1012Rank56/100
  • Market value$647.414 millionRank64/100
  • 1yr change in market value33.283Rank25/100
  • 2012 revenue$187.854 millionRank72/100
  • 1yr change in revenue39.399Rank6/100
  • 2012 net income$33.188 millionRank57/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin37.237Rank26/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.549Rank77/100
39 13 Eaton Vance Corp. Boston Finance 189 39.145 -0.295 -8.026 $1231.947

39.Eaton Vance Corp.

www.eatonvance.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveThomas E. Faust Jr.
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolEV
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees1197Rank53/100
  • Market value$5021.691 millionRank19/100
  • 1yr change in market value52.212Rank7/100
  • 2012 revenue$1231.947 millionRank32/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-0.295Rank85/100
  • 2012 net income$205.999 millionRank16/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-8.026Rank63/100
  • 2012 return on average equity39.145Rank4/100
40 4 Sapient Corp. Boston Services 189 13.221 9.328 -17.889 $1161.548

40.Sapient Corp.

www.sapient.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveAlan J. Herrick
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolSAPE
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees10700Rank14/100
  • Market value$1683.524 millionRank41/100
  • 1yr change in market value-3.582Rank81/100
  • 2012 revenue$1161.548 millionRank33/100
  • 1yr change in revenue9.328Rank48/100
  • 2012 net income$65.241 millionRank43/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-17.889Rank75/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.221Rank31/100
41 -- LPL Financial Holdings Boston Finance 191 12.228 5.223 -15.262 $3661.088

41.LPL Financial Holdings

www.lpl.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveMark S. Casady
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolLPLA
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees2917Rank33/100
  • Market value$3432.335 millionRank26/100
  • 1yr change in market value-18.361Rank90/100
  • 2012 revenue$3661.088 millionRank10/100
  • 1yr change in revenue5.223Rank68/100
  • 2012 net income$151.918 millionRank25/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-15.262Rank73/100
  • 2012 return on average equity12.228Rank37/100
42 80 Aware Bedford Telecommunications 191 105.42 1.941 2663.144 $19.9

42.Aware

www.aware.com
  • HeadquartersBedford
  • Chief executiveKevin T. Russell
  • SectorTelecommunications
  • Stock symbolAWRE
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees73Rank91/100
  • Market value$104.221 millionRank90/100
  • 1yr change in market value29.099Rank28/100
  • 2012 revenue$19.9 millionRank100/100
  • 1yr change in revenue1.941Rank79/100
  • 2012 net income$72.307 millionRank36/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin2663.144Rank1/100
  • 2012 return on average equity105.42Rank1/100
43 46 Brooks Automation Chelmsford Technology 198 21.677 -21.067 44.638 $497.248

43.Brooks Automation

brooks.com
  • HeadquartersChelmsford
  • Chief executiveStephen S. Schwartz
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolBRKS
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1547Rank47/100
  • Market value$675.392 millionRank62/100
  • 1yr change in market value-17.321Rank89/100
  • 2012 revenue$497.248 millionRank51/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-21.067Rank100/100
  • 2012 net income$124.73 millionRank29/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin44.638Rank24/100
  • 2012 return on average equity21.677Rank14/100
44 36 Affiliated Managers Group Beverly Finance 203 8.81 5.907 -0.367 $1805.5

44.Affiliated Managers Group

www.amg.com
  • HeadquartersPrides Crossing
  • Chief executiveSean M. Healey
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolAMG
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees2230Rank40/100
  • Market value$8074.25 millionRank11/100
  • 1yr change in market value39.506Rank19/100
  • 2012 revenue$1805.5 millionRank22/100
  • 1yr change in revenue5.907Rank66/100
  • 2012 net income$174 millionRank21/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-0.367Rank53/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.81Rank60/100
45 35 Thermo Fisher Scientific Waltham Medical devices 204 8.251 8.228 -18.163 $12509.9

45.Thermo Fisher Scientific

www.thermofisher.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveMarc N. Casper
  • SectorMedical devices
  • Stock symbolTMO
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees38900Rank5/100
  • Market value$27354.736 millionRank6/100
  • 1yr change in market value32.617Rank26/100
  • 2012 revenue$12509.9 millionRank5/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.228Rank56/100
  • 2012 net income$1177.9 millionRank7/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-18.163Rank76/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.251Rank65/100
46 22 Bruker Corp. Billerica Biotechnology 204 11.671 8.458 -22.583 $1791.399

46.Bruker Corp.

bruker-biosciences.com
  • HeadquartersBillerica
  • Chief executiveFrank H. Laukien
  • SectorBiotechnology
  • Stock symbolBRKR
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees6400Rank18/100
  • Market value$3182.576 millionRank28/100
  • 1yr change in market value25.323Rank31/100
  • 2012 revenue$1791.399 millionRank23/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.458Rank55/100
  • 2012 net income$77.5 millionRank33/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-22.583Rank82/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.671Rank42/100
47 102 Winthrop Realty Trust Boston Real estate 206 4.521 57.272 43.249 $87.341

47.Winthrop Realty Trust

www.winthropreit.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveMichael L. Ashner
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolFUR
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees0Rank98/100
  • Market value$416.763 millionRank69/100
  • 1yr change in market value8.788Rank62/100
  • 2012 revenue$87.341 millionRank81/100
  • 1yr change in revenue57.272Rank2/100
  • 2012 net income$24.631 millionRank66/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin43.249Rank25/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.521Rank87/100
48 21 VistaPrint Ltd. Lexington Technology 210 10.629 19.801 -72.542 $1107.775

48.VistaPrint Ltd.

www.vistaprint.com
  • HeadquartersLexington
  • Chief executiveRobert S. Keane
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolVPRT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees3700Rank27/100
  • Market value$1297.894 millionRank48/100
  • 1yr change in market value-9.005Rank85/100
  • 2012 revenue$1107.775 millionRank35/100
  • 1yr change in revenue19.801Rank18/100
  • 2012 net income$25.389 millionRank63/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-72.542Rank98/100
  • 2012 return on average equity10.629Rank51/100
49 41 Analog Devices Norwood Technology 211 15.75 -8.159 -10.764 $2675.218

49.Analog Devices

www.analog.com
  • HeadquartersNorwood
  • Chief executiveVincent T. Roche
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolADI
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees9200Rank15/100
  • Market value$14225.243 millionRank10/100
  • 1yr change in market value18.224Rank50/100
  • 2012 revenue$2675.218 millionRank14/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-8.159Rank97/100
  • 2012 net income$643.076 millionRank8/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-10.764Rank68/100
  • 2012 return on average equity15.75Rank23/100
50 50 Anika Therapeutics Bedford Biotechnology 211 11.544 10.158 26.053 $71.359

50.Anika Therapeutics

www.anikatherapeutics.com
  • HeadquartersBedford
  • Chief executiveCharles H. Sherwood
  • SectorBiotechnology
  • Stock symbolANIK
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees106Rank89/100
  • Market value$202.104 millionRank79/100
  • 1yr change in market value17.907Rank51/100
  • 2012 revenue$71.359 millionRank87/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.158Rank44/100
  • 2012 net income$11.757 millionRank80/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin26.053Rank31/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.544Rank43/100
51 -- Charles River Laboratories International Wilmington Biotechnology 216 18.031 -1.148 -10.168 $1129.53

51.Charles River Laboratories International

www.criver.com
  • HeadquartersWilmington
  • Chief executiveJames C. Foster
  • SectorBiotechnology
  • Stock symbolCRL
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees7200Rank17/100
  • Market value$2133.017 millionRank36/100
  • 1yr change in market value20.897Rank44/100
  • 2012 revenue$1129.53 millionRank34/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-1.148Rank89/100
  • 2012 net income$97.295 millionRank32/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-10.168Rank67/100
  • 2012 return on average equity18.031Rank20/100
52 49 Senior Housing Properties Trust Newton Real estate 221 5.309 43.106 -37.291 $646.275

52.Senior Housing Properties Trust

www.snhreit.com
  • HeadquartersNewton
  • Chief executiveDavid J. Hegarty
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolSNH
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees0Rank95/100
  • Market value$5045.489 millionRank18/100
  • 1yr change in market value40.686Rank16/100
  • 2012 revenue$646.275 millionRank45/100
  • 1yr change in revenue43.106Rank3/100
  • 2012 net income$135.884 millionRank27/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-37.291Rank88/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.309Rank79/100
53 89 Chase Corp. Bridgewater Industrial 222 11.155 37.357 -25.661 $170.189

53.Chase Corp.

www.chasecorp.com
  • HeadquartersBridgewater
  • Chief executivePeter R. Chase
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolCCF
  • Stock exchangeASE
  • Employees719Rank66/100
  • Market value$175.155 millionRank82/100
  • 1yr change in market value23.019Rank36/100
  • 2012 revenue$170.189 millionRank74/100
  • 1yr change in revenue37.357Rank7/100
  • 2012 net income$10.551 millionRank83/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-25.661Rank86/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.155Rank48/100
54 98 Steinway Musical Instruments Waltham Consumer 223 5.695 2.155 711.351 $353.717

54.Steinway Musical Instruments

www.steinwaymusical.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveMichael T. Sweeney
  • SectorConsumer
  • Stock symbolLVB
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees1698Rank43/100
  • Market value$299.265 millionRank74/100
  • 1yr change in market value-3.174Rank80/100
  • 2012 revenue$353.717 millionRank55/100
  • 1yr change in revenue2.155Rank78/100
  • 2012 net income$13.51 millionRank75/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin711.351Rank6/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.695Rank76/100
55 32 athenahealth Watertown Services 224 6.835 30.304 -24.521 $422.271

55.athenahealth

www.athenahealth.com
  • HeadquartersWatertown
  • Chief executiveJonathan Bush
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolATHN
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees2339Rank38/100
  • Market value$3525.657 millionRank24/100
  • 1yr change in market value34.157Rank24/100
  • 2012 revenue$422.271 millionRank54/100
  • 1yr change in revenue30.304Rank9/100
  • 2012 net income$18.732 millionRank72/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-24.521Rank84/100
  • 2012 return on average equity6.835Rank71/100
56 28 Boston Properties Boston Real estate 225 5.137 5.14 1.03 $1936.824

56.Boston Properties

www.bostonproperties.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveMortimer B. Zuckerman
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolBXP
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees730Rank65/100
  • Market value$15324.638 millionRank9/100
  • 1yr change in market value-1.563Rank75/100
  • 2012 revenue$1936.824 millionRank18/100
  • 1yr change in revenue5.14Rank69/100
  • 2012 net income$289.65 millionRank13/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin1.03Rank51/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.137Rank82/100
57 -- Boston Private Financial Holdings Boston Finance 226 8.667 5.876 28.559 $300.938

57.Boston Private Financial Holdings

www.bostonprivate.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveClayton G. Deutsch
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolBPFH
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees827Rank62/100
  • Market value$780.49 millionRank55/100
  • 1yr change in market value0.791Rank71/100
  • 2012 revenue$300.938 millionRank63/100
  • 1yr change in revenue5.876Rank67/100
  • 2012 net income$53.271 millionRank47/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin28.559Rank30/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.667Rank62/100
58 53 Watts Water Technologies North Andover Industrial 227 7.594 1.225 1.765 $1445.6

58.Watts Water Technologies

www.wattswater.com
  • HeadquartersNorth Andover
  • Chief executiveDavid J. Coghlan
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolWTS
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees5900Rank20/100
  • Market value$1380.288 millionRank44/100
  • 1yr change in market value13.787Rank57/100
  • 2012 revenue$1445.6 millionRank27/100
  • 1yr change in revenue1.225Rank80/100
  • 2012 net income$68.4 millionRank40/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin1.765Rank49/100
  • 2012 return on average equity7.594Rank67/100
59 74 Century Bancorp Medford Finance 228 11.178 9.972 3.712 $73.669

59.Century Bancorp

www.century-bank.com
  • HeadquartersMedford
  • Chief executiveBarry R. Sloane
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolCNBKA
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees418Rank74/100
  • Market value$121.059 millionRank88/100
  • 1yr change in market value24.842Rank32/100
  • 2012 revenue$73.669 millionRank86/100
  • 1yr change in revenue9.972Rank46/100
  • 2012 net income$19.039 millionRank71/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin3.712Rank42/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.178Rank47/100
60 67 UFP Technologies Georgetown Industrial 229 16.192 2.922 2.317 $130.962

60.UFP Technologies

www.ufpt.com
  • HeadquartersGeorgetown
  • Chief executiveR. Jeffrey Bailly
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolUFPT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees700Rank67/100
  • Market value$133.262 millionRank86/100
  • 1yr change in market value3.654Rank68/100
  • 2012 revenue$130.962 millionRank79/100
  • 1yr change in revenue2.922Rank75/100
  • 2012 net income$10.895 millionRank82/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin2.317Rank46/100
  • 2012 return on average equity16.192Rank22/100
61 82 Brookline Bancorp Boston Finance 230 6.658 61.323 -16.582 $180.085

61.Brookline Bancorp

www.brooklinesavings.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executivePaul A. Perrault
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolBRKL
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees662Rank68/100
  • Market value$643.191 millionRank65/100
  • 1yr change in market value-2.237Rank78/100
  • 2012 revenue$180.085 millionRank73/100
  • 1yr change in revenue61.323Rank1/100
  • 2012 net income$37.142 millionRank55/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-16.582Rank74/100
  • 2012 return on average equity6.658Rank74/100
62 -- Iron Mountain Boston Technology 231 15.058 -0.313 -56.452 $3005.254

62.Iron Mountain

www.ironmountain.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveWilliam L. Meaney
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolIRM
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees17500Rank8/100
  • Market value$6903.983 millionRank13/100
  • 1yr change in market value40.117Rank18/100
  • 2012 revenue$3005.254 millionRank12/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-0.313Rank86/100
  • 2012 net income$171.708 millionRank22/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-56.452Rank95/100
  • 2012 return on average equity15.058Rank27/100
63 91 Newstar Financial Boston Finance 233 4.139 13.169 49.752 $135.516

63.Newstar Financial

www.newstarfin.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveTimothy J. Conway
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolNEWS
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees104Rank90/100
  • Market value$653.509 millionRank63/100
  • 1yr change in market value18.864Rank49/100
  • 2012 revenue$135.516 millionRank78/100
  • 1yr change in revenue13.169Rank34/100
  • 2012 net income$23.977 millionRank68/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin49.752Rank23/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.139Rank89/100
64 65 Hingham Institution for Savings Hingham Finance 233 15.183 6.613 3.346 $38.835

64.Hingham Institution for Savings

www.hinghamsavings.com
  • HeadquartersHingham
  • Chief executiveRobert H. Gaughen Jr.
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolHIFS
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees126Rank85/100
  • Market value$146.788 millionRank85/100
  • 1yr change in market value23.494Rank35/100
  • 2012 revenue$38.835 millionRank92/100
  • 1yr change in revenue6.613Rank63/100
  • 2012 net income$13.29 millionRank76/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin3.346Rank43/100
  • 2012 return on average equity15.183Rank26/100
65 -- BSB Bancorp Belmont Finance 236 1.058 25.858 272.295 $23.66

65.BSB Bancorp

www.belmontsavings.com
  • HeadquartersBelmont
  • Chief executiveRobert M. Mahoney
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolBLMT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees119Rank88/100
  • Market value$124.055 millionRank87/100
  • 1yr change in market value20.642Rank45/100
  • 2012 revenue$23.66 millionRank97/100
  • 1yr change in revenue25.858Rank12/100
  • 2012 net income$1.401 millionRank99/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin272.295Rank12/100
  • 2012 return on average equity1.058Rank99/100
66 61 Haemonetics Corp. Braintree Medical devices 238 5.934 16.523 -46.053 $828.718

66.Haemonetics Corp.

www.haemonetics.com
  • HeadquartersBraintree
  • Chief executiveBrian P. Concannon
  • SectorMedical devices
  • Stock symbolHAE
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees2337Rank39/100
  • Market value$2151.281 millionRank35/100
  • 1yr change in market value22.802Rank37/100
  • 2012 revenue$828.718 millionRank38/100
  • 1yr change in revenue16.523Rank27/100
  • 2012 net income$44.045 millionRank52/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-46.053Rank91/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.934Rank75/100
67 3 Altra Holdings Braintree Industrial 238 11.032 8.473 -40.556 $731.99

67.Altra Holdings

www.altramotion.com
  • HeadquartersBraintree
  • Chief executiveCarl R. Christenson
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolAIMC
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees3617Rank28/100
  • Market value$732.3 millionRank60/100
  • 1yr change in market value41.56Rank15/100
  • 2012 revenue$731.99 millionRank41/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.473Rank54/100
  • 2012 net income$24.293 millionRank67/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-40.556Rank89/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.032Rank50/100
68 71 Forrester Research Cambridge Services 241 8.702 3.284 7.609 $292.93

68.Forrester Research

www.forrester.com
  • HeadquartersCambridge
  • Chief executiveGeorge F. Colony
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolFORR
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1236Rank52/100
  • Market value$706.903 millionRank61/100
  • 1yr change in market value-3.75Rank83/100
  • 2012 revenue$292.93 millionRank65/100
  • 1yr change in revenue3.284Rank74/100
  • 2012 net income$25.574 millionRank62/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin7.609Rank36/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.702Rank61/100
69 56 Cognex Corp. Natick Industrial 242 12.103 0.735 -3.246 $324.279

69.Cognex Corp.

www.cognex.com
  • HeadquartersNatick
  • Chief executiveRobert J. Willett
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolCGNX
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees984Rank58/100
  • Market value$1829.057 millionRank40/100
  • 1yr change in market value1.1Rank70/100
  • 2012 revenue$324.279 millionRank59/100
  • 1yr change in revenue0.735Rank81/100
  • 2012 net income$68.098 millionRank41/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-3.246Rank56/100
  • 2012 return on average equity12.103Rank38/100
70 45 Analogic Corp. Peabody Technology 243 7.492 6.822 -6.286 $530.702

70.Analogic Corp.

www.analogic.com
  • HeadquartersPeabody
  • Chief executiveJames W. Green
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolALOG
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1600Rank45/100
  • Market value$967.284 millionRank53/100
  • 1yr change in market value16.826Rank52/100
  • 2012 revenue$530.702 millionRank50/100
  • 1yr change in revenue6.822Rank61/100
  • 2012 net income$33.62 millionRank56/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-6.286Rank60/100
  • 2012 return on average equity7.492Rank68/100
71 51 Government Properties Income Trust Newton Real estate 243 5.207 17.985 -7.941 $211.421

71.Government Properties Income Trust

www.govreit.com
  • HeadquartersNewton
  • Chief executiveDavid M. Blackman
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolGOV
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees0Rank96/100
  • Market value$1405.99 millionRank42/100
  • 1yr change in market value23.939Rank33/100
  • 2012 revenue$211.421 millionRank71/100
  • 1yr change in revenue17.985Rank23/100
  • 2012 net income$49.96 millionRank48/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-7.941Rank62/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.207Rank80/100
72 88 Enterprise Bancorp Lowell Finance 243 9.27 9.626 3.146 $71.335

72.Enterprise Bancorp

www.enterprisebanking.com
  • HeadquartersLowell
  • Chief executiveJohn P. Clancy Jr.
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolEBTC
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees372Rank76/100
  • Market value$164.856 millionRank84/100
  • 1yr change in market value5.444Rank66/100
  • 2012 revenue$71.335 millionRank88/100
  • 1yr change in revenue9.626Rank47/100
  • 2012 net income$12.375 millionRank79/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin3.146Rank44/100
  • 2012 return on average equity9.27Rank57/100
73 60 THL Credit Boston Finance 243 8.98 42.011 -19.427 $53.125

73.THL Credit

www.thlcredit.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveJames K. Hunt
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolTCRD
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees0Rank94/100
  • Market value$394.199 millionRank72/100
  • 1yr change in market value51.598Rank8/100
  • 2012 revenue$53.125 millionRank91/100
  • 1yr change in revenue42.011Rank4/100
  • 2012 net income$27.617 millionRank61/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-19.427Rank80/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.98Rank59/100
74 9 Kadant Westford Industrial 247 13.111 -1.106 -4.761 $331.751

74.Kadant

www.kadant.com
  • HeadquartersWestford
  • Chief executiveJonathan W. Painter
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolKAI
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees1600Rank44/100
  • Market value$278.7 millionRank76/100
  • 1yr change in market value0.457Rank72/100
  • 2012 revenue$331.751 millionRank58/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-1.106Rank88/100
  • 2012 net income$31.623 millionRank58/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-4.761Rank59/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.111Rank34/100
75 105 Hampden Bancorp Springfield Finance 247 3.84 16.273 89.164 $22.643

75.Hampden Bancorp

www.hampdenbank.com
  • HeadquartersSpringfield
  • Chief executiveGlenn S. Welch
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolHBNK
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees120Rank87/100
  • Market value$92.791 millionRank93/100
  • 1yr change in market value26.931Rank30/100
  • 2012 revenue$22.643 millionRank98/100
  • 1yr change in revenue16.273Rank28/100
  • 2012 net income$3.319 millionRank93/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin89.164Rank19/100
  • 2012 return on average equity3.84Rank90/100
76 64 MicroFinancial Burlington Finance 248 11.828 8.492 -4.137 $59.316

76.MicroFinancial

www.microfinancial.com
  • HeadquartersBurlington
  • Chief executiveRichard F. Latour
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolMFI
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees152Rank80/100
  • Market value$120.718 millionRank89/100
  • 1yr change in market value23.609Rank34/100
  • 2012 revenue$59.316 millionRank89/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.492Rank53/100
  • 2012 net income$9.351 millionRank84/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-4.137Rank58/100
  • 2012 return on average equity11.828Rank40/100
77 10 Five Star Quality Care Newton Services 260 4.575 12.092 -65.337 $1350.878

77.Five Star Quality Care

www.fivestarseniorliving.com
  • HeadquartersNewton
  • Chief executiveBruce J. Mackey Jr.
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolFVE
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees27144Rank7/100
  • Market value$322.685 millionRank73/100
  • 1yr change in market value97.56Rank1/100
  • 2012 revenue$1350.878 millionRank29/100
  • 1yr change in revenue12.092Rank37/100
  • 2012 net income$24.945 millionRank65/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-65.337Rank96/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.575Rank86/100
78 12 Circor International Burlington Industrial 260 7.677 2.822 -18.235 $845.552

78.Circor International

www.circor.com
  • HeadquartersBurlington
  • Chief executiveWayne Foster Robbins
  • SectorIndustrial
  • Stock symbolCIR
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees3000Rank32/100
  • Market value$745.62 millionRank58/100
  • 1yr change in market value28.97Rank29/100
  • 2012 revenue$845.552 millionRank37/100
  • 1yr change in revenue2.822Rank76/100
  • 2012 net income$30.799 millionRank59/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-18.235Rank77/100
  • 2012 return on average equity7.677Rank66/100
79 -- Aspen Technology Burlington Technology 261 6.965 22.909 -75.552 $274.12

79.Aspen Technology

aspentech.com
  • HeadquartersBurlington
  • Chief executiveMark E. Fusco
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolAZPN
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1325Rank50/100
  • Market value$3017.694 millionRank31/100
  • 1yr change in market value56.867Rank4/100
  • 2012 revenue$274.12 millionRank66/100
  • 1yr change in revenue22.909Rank14/100
  • 2012 net income$8.442 millionRank85/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-75.552Rank99/100
  • 2012 return on average equity6.965Rank70/100
80 84 Dover Saddlery Littleton Consumer 261 12.278 6.453 -13.468 $86.048

80.Dover Saddlery

www.doversaddlery.com
  • HeadquartersLittleton
  • Chief executiveStephen L. Day
  • SectorConsumer
  • Stock symbolDOVR
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees614Rank69/100
  • Market value$19.747 millionRank100/100
  • 1yr change in market value-16.225Rank88/100
  • 2012 revenue$86.048 millionRank82/100
  • 1yr change in revenue6.453Rank64/100
  • 2012 net income$1.589 millionRank97/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-13.468Rank70/100
  • 2012 return on average equity12.278Rank36/100
81 39 Psychemedics Corp. Acton Medical devices 266 26.777 4.707 -18.429 $25.224

81.Psychemedics Corp.

www.psychemedics.com
  • HeadquartersActon
  • Chief executiveRaymond C. Kubacki
  • SectorMedical devices
  • Stock symbolPMD
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees132Rank84/100
  • Market value$62.895 millionRank97/100
  • 1yr change in market value22.345Rank39/100
  • 2012 revenue$25.224 millionRank96/100
  • 1yr change in revenue4.707Rank72/100
  • 2012 net income$2.98 millionRank94/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-18.429Rank78/100
  • 2012 return on average equity26.777Rank10/100
82 31 Hospitality Properties Trust Newton Real estate 267 4.756 7.189 -25.576 $1297.565

82.Hospitality Properties Trust

www.hptreit.com
  • HeadquartersNewton
  • Chief executiveJohn G. Murray
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolHPT
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees0Rank97/100
  • Market value$3776.759 millionRank23/100
  • 1yr change in market value15.51Rank54/100
  • 2012 revenue$1297.565 millionRank30/100
  • 1yr change in revenue7.189Rank59/100
  • 2012 net income$151.923 millionRank24/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-25.576Rank85/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.756Rank84/100
83 57 Hittite Microwave Corp. Chelmsford Technology 268 13.437 0.109 -19.121 $264.395

83.Hittite Microwave Corp.

www.hittite.com
  • HeadquartersChelmsford
  • Chief executiveStephen G. Daly
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolHITT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees486Rank72/100
  • Market value$1910.547 millionRank38/100
  • 1yr change in market value11.863Rank59/100
  • 2012 revenue$264.395 millionRank68/100
  • 1yr change in revenue0.109Rank83/100
  • 2012 net income$68.569 millionRank39/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-19.121Rank79/100
  • 2012 return on average equity13.437Rank29/100
84 11 Constant Contact Waltham Services 271 6.812 17.598 -54.191 $252.154

84.Constant Contact

www.constantcontact.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveGail F. Goodman
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolCTCT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1162Rank54/100
  • Market value$398.291 millionRank71/100
  • 1yr change in market value-55.765Rank100/100
  • 2012 revenue$252.154 millionRank69/100
  • 1yr change in revenue17.598Rank25/100
  • 2012 net income$12.756 millionRank77/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-54.191Rank94/100
  • 2012 return on average equity6.812Rank72/100
85 100 Meridian Interstate Bancorp East Boston Finance 271 5.475 13.137 -8.245 $78.704

85.Meridian Interstate Bancorp

www.ebsb.com
  • HeadquartersEast Boston
  • Chief executiveRichard J. Gavegnano
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolEBSB
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees433Rank73/100
  • Market value$415.106 millionRank70/100
  • 1yr change in market value42.732Rank14/100
  • 2012 revenue$78.704 millionRank84/100
  • 1yr change in revenue13.137Rank35/100
  • 2012 net income$12.426 millionRank78/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-8.245Rank64/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.475Rank78/100
86 81 Mac-Gray Corp. Waltham Services 275 3.73 0.028 31.526 $322.119

86.Mac-Gray Corp.

www.macgray.com
  • HeadquartersWaltham
  • Chief executiveStewart Gary McDonald Jr.
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolTUC
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees814Rank63/100
  • Market value$185.997 millionRank81/100
  • 1yr change in market value-15.043Rank87/100
  • 2012 revenue$322.119 millionRank60/100
  • 1yr change in revenue0.028Rank84/100
  • 2012 net income$4.31 millionRank90/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin31.526Rank28/100
  • 2012 return on average equity3.73Rank91/100
87 87 Chicopee Bancorp Chicopee Finance 278 2.728 8.073 107.35 $21.351

87.Chicopee Bancorp

www.chicopeesavings.com
  • HeadquartersChicopee
  • Chief executiveWilliam J. Wagner
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolCBNK
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees138Rank83/100
  • Market value$91.75 millionRank94/100
  • 1yr change in market value12.791Rank58/100
  • 2012 revenue$21.351 millionRank99/100
  • 1yr change in revenue8.073Rank57/100
  • 2012 net income$2.465 millionRank96/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin107.35Rank16/100
  • 2012 return on average equity2.728Rank94/100
88 73 Independent Bank Corp. Rockland Finance 279 8.539 4.062 -9.845 $216.759

88.Independent Bank Corp.

www.rocklandtrust.com
  • HeadquartersRockland
  • Chief executiveChristopher Oddleifson
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolINDB
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees998Rank57/100
  • Market value$745.366 millionRank59/100
  • 1yr change in market value20.066Rank46/100
  • 2012 revenue$216.759 millionRank70/100
  • 1yr change in revenue4.062Rank73/100
  • 2012 net income$42.627 millionRank53/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-9.845Rank66/100
  • 2012 return on average equity8.539Rank64/100
89 -- Edgewater Technology Wakefield Services 281 4.495 -1.525 327.153 $100.881

89.Edgewater Technology

www.edgewater.com
  • HeadquartersWakefield
  • Chief executiveShirley Singleton
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolEDGW
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees395Rank75/100
  • Market value$42.884 millionRank98/100
  • 1yr change in market value-3.791Rank84/100
  • 2012 revenue$100.881 millionRank80/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-1.525Rank91/100
  • 2012 net income$1.447 millionRank98/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin327.153Rank8/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.495Rank88/100
90 23 Entegris Billerica Technology 286 10.564 -4.452 -41.838 $715.903

90.Entegris

www.entegris.com
  • HeadquartersBillerica
  • Chief executiveBertrand Loy
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolENTG
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees3050Rank31/100
  • Market value$1367.385 millionRank45/100
  • 1yr change in market value7.559Rank64/100
  • 2012 revenue$715.903 millionRank42/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-4.452Rank94/100
  • 2012 net income$68.825 millionRank38/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-41.838Rank90/100
  • 2012 return on average equity10.564Rank52/100
91 -- Berkshire Income Realty Boston Real estate 300 -30488.484 10.153 -1.262 $78.687

91.Berkshire Income Realty

www.berkshireincomerealty.com
  • HeadquartersBoston
  • Chief executiveDavid C. Quade
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolBIR.PA
  • Stock exchangeASE
  • Employees0Rank99/100
  • Market value$81.15 millionRank95/100
  • 1yr change in market value-0.547Rank73/100
  • 2012 revenue$78.687 millionRank85/100
  • 1yr change in revenue10.153Rank45/100
  • 2012 net income$7 millionRank87/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-1.262Rank54/100
  • 2012 return on average equity-30488.484Rank100/100
92 -- Providence and Worcester Railroad Co. Worcester Services 303 4.745 -7.319 308.047 $29.96

92.Providence and Worcester Railroad Co.

www.pwrr.com
  • HeadquartersWorcester
  • Chief executiveRobert H. Eder
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolPWX
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees147Rank82/100
  • Market value$73.211 millionRank96/100
  • 1yr change in market value2.56Rank69/100
  • 2012 revenue$29.96 millionRank94/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-7.319Rank96/100
  • 2012 net income$3.536 millionRank92/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin308.047Rank9/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.745Rank85/100
93 92 LogMeIn Woburn Technology 308 2.095 16.22 -46.74 $138.837

93.LogMeIn

www.logmein.com
  • HeadquartersWoburn
  • Chief executiveMichael K. Simon
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolLOGM
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees575Rank71/100
  • Market value$476.925 millionRank68/100
  • 1yr change in market value-44.896Rank99/100
  • 2012 revenue$138.837 millionRank77/100
  • 1yr change in revenue16.22Rank29/100
  • 2012 net income$3.566 millionRank91/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-46.74Rank92/100
  • 2012 return on average equity2.095Rank97/100
94 106 Lemaitre Vascular Burlington Medical devices 312 4.898 -1.647 21.981 $56.735

94.Lemaitre Vascular

www.lemaitre.com
  • HeadquartersBurlington
  • Chief executiveGeorge W. LeMaitre
  • SectorMedical devices
  • Stock symbolLMAT
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees301Rank78/100
  • Market value$94.519 millionRank92/100
  • 1yr change in market value5.291Rank67/100
  • 2012 revenue$56.735 millionRank90/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-1.647Rank92/100
  • 2012 net income$2.571 millionRank95/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin21.981Rank32/100
  • 2012 return on average equity4.898Rank83/100
95 29 Ameresco Framingham Services 313 7.37 -13.324 -36.604 $631.171

95.Ameresco

www.ameresco.com
  • HeadquartersFramingham
  • Chief executiveGeorge P. Sakellaris
  • SectorServices
  • Stock symbolAMRC
  • Stock exchangeNYSE
  • Employees922Rank60/100
  • Market value$202.235 millionRank78/100
  • 1yr change in market value-42.857Rank98/100
  • 2012 revenue$631.171 millionRank46/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-13.324Rank99/100
  • 2012 net income$18.36 millionRank73/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-36.604Rank87/100
  • 2012 return on average equity7.37Rank69/100
96 72 Westfield Financial Westfield Finance 313 3.064 7.831 -1.263 $35.733

96.Westfield Financial

www.westfieldbank.com
  • HeadquartersWestfield
  • Chief executiveJames C. Hagan
  • SectorFinance
  • Stock symbolWFD
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees207Rank79/100
  • Market value$171.619 millionRank83/100
  • 1yr change in market value-18.474Rank91/100
  • 2012 revenue$35.733 millionRank93/100
  • 1yr change in revenue7.831Rank58/100
  • 2012 net income$6.254 millionRank89/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-1.263Rank55/100
  • 2012 return on average equity3.064Rank93/100
97 -- GSI Group Bedford Technology 315 10.272 -10.778 -24.418 $271.498

97.GSI Group

www.gsig.com
  • HeadquartersBedford
  • Chief executiveJohn A. Roush
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolGSIG
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1264Rank51/100
  • Market value$288.493 millionRank75/100
  • 1yr change in market value-28.625Rank97/100
  • 2012 revenue$271.498 millionRank67/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-10.778Rank98/100
  • 2012 net income$19.538 millionRank70/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-24.418Rank83/100
  • 2012 return on average equity10.272Rank54/100
98 93 Datawatch Corp. Chelmsford Technology 315 2.427 32.94 -68.93 $26.556

98.Datawatch Corp.

www.datawatch.com
  • HeadquartersChelmsford
  • Chief executiveMichael A. Morrison
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolDWCH
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees124Rank86/100
  • Market value$96.195 millionRank91/100
  • 1yr change in market value16.033Rank53/100
  • 2012 revenue$26.556 millionRank95/100
  • 1yr change in revenue32.94Rank8/100
  • 2012 net income$0.209 millionRank100/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-68.93Rank97/100
  • 2012 return on average equity2.427Rank96/100
99 68 Progress Software Corp. Bedford Technology 317 5.161 -7.069 -13.117 $335.205

99.Progress Software Corp.

www.progress.com
  • HeadquartersBedford
  • Chief executivePhilip M. Pead
  • SectorTechnology
  • Stock symbolPRGS
  • Stock exchangeNASDAQ
  • Employees1395Rank48/100
  • Market value$1321.012 millionRank47/100
  • 1yr change in market value-10.804Rank86/100
  • 2012 revenue$335.205 millionRank57/100
  • 1yr change in revenue-7.069Rank95/100
  • 2012 net income$47.444 millionRank50/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-13.117Rank69/100
  • 2012 return on average equity5.161Rank81/100
100 58 Franklin Street Properties Wakefield Real estate 317 2.614 16.084 -84.892 $164.886

100.Franklin Street Properties

www.franklinstreetproperties.com
  • HeadquartersWakefield
  • Chief executiveGeorge J. Carter
  • SectorReal estate
  • Stock symbolFSP
  • Stock exchangeASE
  • Employees35Rank92/100
  • Market value$1212.539 millionRank49/100
  • 1yr change in market value37.925Rank22/100
  • 2012 revenue$164.886 millionRank75/100
  • 1yr change in revenue16.084Rank30/100
  • 2012 net income$7.633 millionRank86/100
  • 1yr change in profit margin-84.892Rank100/100
  • 2012 return on average equity2.614Rank95/100
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