Table 2. Companies Passing the Ralph Wanger Screen
Company (Exchange: Ticker) Price ($/Shr) Mkt Cap ($ Mil) Oper Marg 12 Mo (%) Oper Marg 3 Yr Avg (%) Sales Grth 3 Yr (%) Total Liab to Assets Q1 (%) Curr Rat Q1 (X) PE to EPS Grth (%) PE (X) PE Avg 7 yr (X) Rel Strgth Idx* (%) Description
Deckers Outdoor (M: DECK) 99.53 1,294.50 23.5 20 27.9 19.3 4.2 0.2 19.6 20.9 22 sport & luxury footwear
EZCORP, Inc. (M: EZPW) 10.94 452.3 15.3 12.4 17.8 14.7 4.4 0.2 11.6 na 2 pawn shop loans
Life Partners Hldgs (N: LPHI) 13.35 159.7 67.8 36.3 14.2 38.6 2.3 0.2 9.7 na -61 life settlement insur
MPS Group, Inc. (N: MPS) 10.89 1,039.10 6.1 5.8 15 19.3 2.3 0.2 12.7 na -5 business services
Men's Wearhouse (N: MW) 21.3 1,115.10 13.1 9.7 10.6 34.2 2.6 0.2 6.3 18.6 -51 men's suits retailer
Phillips-Van Heusen (M: PVH) 33 1,864.10 12.8 10.5 10 50.4 3.1 0.2 10.6 na -31 branded apparel
Global Sources (M: GSOL) 11.5 535.6 13.4 12.7 19.5 42.3 2.2 0.2 16.7 na -22 B2B media co.
Bolt Technology (M: BOLT) 17.15 147.8 32 22.4 50.5 12.3 5.8 0.3 11.1 na -24 geophysical equip & prods
Forrester Research (M: FORR) 26.56 613.2 10.7 10.5 15.5 35.5 2.4 0.3 32.8 168.6 28 tech & market research
Res-Care, Inc. (N: RSCR) 19.72 575.1 6.2 5.7 10.6 49.6 1.7 0.3 14.7 na 3 services for disabled & poor
ALLETE, Inc. (M: ALE) 35.02 1,079.70 15.9 13.4 6.1 54.8 1.6 0.4 11.3 45.4 -7 energy servs & real estate
CAM Commerce Sols (M: CADA) 36.18 148.8 24.9 16.7 10.9 16.8 6.2 0.4 28.3 na 4 commerce solutions for retail
Cherokee Inc. (M: CHKE) 33.53 298.9 74 71.4 28.3 27.6 2.7 0.4 8.5 13.4 2 branded apparel & footwear
Heidrick & Struggles Int'l (M: HSII) 31.59 545.8 12.3 9.1 17.6 49.8 1.6 0.4 10.6 na -5 exec search & consult servs
ICO, Inc. (M: ICOC) 7.65 209.2 7.2 5.5 17.5 60.3 1.6 0.4 10.2 na -30 specialty resins & polymers
Moldflow Corp. (N: MFLO) 17.54 211.7 15.1 13.5 4.7 21.5 4.9 0.4 20.9 na 23 software for mfg solutions
National Presto Indus (M: NPK) 49.92 341.3 11.8 11.5 34.3 18.7 4.3 0.4 12.2 20.8 4 housewares & defense prods
Rofin-Sinar Tech (N: RSTI) 40.27 1,190.60 18.2 17 14.1 31.5 2.8 0.4 21.1 17.1 30 lasers for welding & cutting
AMCOL Int'l Corp. (N: ACO) 28.6 860 10.1 9.4 17.2 45.8 3 0.5 15.5 16.9 -1 minerals & oilfield servs
Dycom Industries (M: DY) 12.18 495.8 5.6 5.2 9.2 42.3 2.4 0.5 12.8 na -53 specialty contracting servs
Integral Systems (N: ISYS) 27.13 255.3 16.2 13 12.5 19.3 2.7 0.5 15.6 37.1 31 satellite ground sys & equip
Robbins & Myers (A: RBN) 33.7 581 13.8 6.1 5.9 48 1.6 0.5 10.7 na 50 equip & sys for energy
SL Industries (M: SLI) 19.76 115.4 7.5 7.1 18.9 44 2 0.5 12.2 na -1 power electronics & commun
TASER Int'l (N: TASR) 10.78 682.6 20.3 4.4 14.2 12.4 7.7 0.5 46.9 na -17 control devices for security
Tennant Co. (N: TNC) 35.61 657.8 8.3 7.1 9.4 33.9 2.5 0.5 17.1 32.1 0 floor & surface maintain
Esterline Tech Corp. (M: ESL) 51.99 1,528.80 19 9.1 27.3 45.3 2.4 0.6 12.8 15.9 19 specialized mfg for aerospace
Gulf Island Fabric'n (M: GIFI) 28.46 404.6 9.8 9.6 39.6 29.6 1.7 0.6 13.1 18.5 -7 offshore drilling platforms
NVE Corp. (M: NVEC) 23.44 108.7 45.8 23.9 11.2 3.9 7.4 0.6 17.2 na -20 spintronic devices
Analogic Corp. (M: ALOG) 61.02 817.3 6.2 -0.1 3.9 13.2 6.8 0.7 28.8 84.1 -1 health & security sys
Electro Scientific (N: ESIO) 15.63 435.9 10.4 8.8 6.6 15 5.4 0.7 17.6 na -23 mfg systems for electronics
OM Group, Inc. (N: OMG) 59.66 1,793.80 19.2 11.6 14 30 2.5 0.7 16.3 na 37 specialty chemicals
AZZ Inc. (M: AZZ) 34.82 421.8 13.5 8.2 24.1 33.1 2.5 0.8 15.5 16.1 49 electrical equip
Key Technology (M: KTEC) 31.1 172.7 7.9 4.4 10.1 31 2.9 0.8 24.5 na 19 process automation systems
Mitcham Industries (N: MIND) 16.56 162 18 14.7 29.7 19.7 2.5 0.8 19.3 na 5 seismic equip leasing
Darling Int'l (M: DAR) 12.93 1,052.20 12.5 7.5 26.3 42.8 1.4 0.9 23.1 na 83 food rendering & recycling
Foundry Networks (M: FDRY) 11.24 1,686.30 13.7 11.7 14.1 14.3 8.2 0.9 21.6 143.6 -30 network switching & routing
*S&P index = 0
Exchange Key: A = American Stock Exchange, M = NASDAQ, N = New York Stock Exchange
Source: AAII's
Stock Investor Pro/Reuters Research, Inc. Data as of March 7, 2008.

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