Table 2. Companies Passing the Rule #1 Investing Screen
Company ROIC
5-Yr
Avg
(%)
5-Yr Avg Annual Growth EPS
Grth
Est
(%)
LT Debt-
to-
FCF
(X)
Vol
10-day
Avg
(000s)
Insider
Sell
Trades
(X)
Price as
% of
Sticker
Price
(%)
Description
Equity
(%)
Sales
(%)
EPS
(%)
FCF/
Shr
(%)
First Marblehead Corp. (N: FMD) 39.7 114.4 84 89.8 110.2 36.1 0.08 761 43 2.1 education lend servs
Travelzoo Inc. (M: TZOO) 33.7 110.1 62.7 122.1 102.8 20 0 176 0 30.4 Internet media co.
Pinnacle Airlines Corp. (M: PNCL) 32 11.7 32.5 40.4 22.7 20 0.07 213 22 27.2 regional airline
NutriSystem Inc. (M: NTRI) 28.8 110.7 88.6 160.1 176.3 23.5 0 1,195 16 22.3 weight mgmt food
InterDigital, Inc. (M: IDCC) 27.6 35.5 55.6 68.8 202.9 23.3 0.01 895 1 24.3 digital wireless tech
Palomar Medical Tech (M: PMTI) 25.7 97.5 49.9 50 35.2 22.4 0 196 0 16.1 laser cosmetics
RenaissanceRe Hdgs (N: RNR) 14.1 18.2 33.1 31.2 16.1 12.3 0.65 390 32 25.6 reinsur & insurance
Odyssey Re Hdgs Corp. (N: ORH) 10.6 20.5 23.1 121.8 69.1 14 0.92 282 4 45.9 reinsur underwriter
Exchange Key: M=NASDAQ National or NASDAQ Small Cap Market, N= New York Stock Exchange
Source: AAII's Stock Investor Pro/Reuters Research, Inc. Data as of September 7, 2007.