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Top 50: Top growth companies prove deficit can be reversed

2 weeks ago

This year’s top 5 are  Rice Energy, New York City-based Alcoa, Fort Worth, Texas-based Range Resources, Eden Prairie,  Supervalu and Mylan.

 Pittsburgh Steelers Ben Roethlisberger walks on the field before the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field Pittsburgh, Pa

Heinz leads among private companies in Pittsburgh area

2 weeks ago

The Pittsburgh ketchup company's 2014 revenue of $10.9 billion was down slightly from $11.5 billion in 2013.

 PNC Financial Services was the only hometown company to land in the top 10 in market capitalization in 2014

Top 50: Verizon answers the call again

2 weeks ago

The rankings are based on market capitalization, a measure of the value that investors place on a public company.

 Alcoa, an aluminium production company, holds its operational headquarters in Pittsburgh's North Shore.

Alcoa has banner year among Pittsburgh area stocks

2 weeks ago

The Top 10 included three Pittsburgh-based companies, one company based overseas, and one bank.

 GlaxoSmithKline Headquarters in Moon Township.

Top 50: Glaxo on top for return on equity... once again

2 weeks ago

Return on equity, or ROE, is determined by dividing a company's net income by the average shareholder's equity.

 Rice Energy, which went public in 2014, topped this year's rankings of firms based on revenue change.

Rice Energy leads ranking with 340 percent revenue increase

2 weeks ago

Rice Energy of Canonsburg tops this year's ranking of firms based on revenue change, with Range Resources of Texas coming in second.

 One of Verizon Communications Pittsburgh stores, located at 355 Fifth Avenue.

Verizon reigns supreme among Pittsburgh businesses

2 weeks ago

The New York-based communications giant and largest U.S. cell phone carrier leads on the net income list.

 Rice Energy is the top company in terms of growth in the region for the PG's top 50.

Top 50: Rice Energy breaks into an exclusive group

2 weeks ago

Newcomer Rice Energy is the only home-grown concern among the region's top-performing public companies.

Top 50: How leading companies were selected

2 weeks ago

The categories analyzed include revenue change, net income change, stock price change and return on equity.