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2013 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Globe 100, an annual ranking of the best-performing publicly traded companies based in Massachusetts.

Globe 100: all-time top 25 companies
Rnk
Company
1
TJX Cos.
2
State Street Corp.
3
Eaton Vance Corp.
4
EMC Corp.
5
Staples
6
Raytheon Co.
7
Analog Devices
8
Thermo Fisher Scientific
9
Biogen Idec
10
Millipore Corp.
11
Waters Corp.
12
Watts Water Technologies
13
PerkinElmer
14
Gillette Co.
15
UniFirst Corp.
16
Parametric Technology Corp.
17
Reebok International Ltd.
18
FleetBoston Financial Corp.
19
Cabot Corp.
20
Keane
21
NStar
22
Cognex Corp.
23
BJ's Wholesale Club
24
Haemonetics Corp.
25
Affiliated Managers Group

DATA: S&P Capital IQ

Gabriel Florit / Globe Staff

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