Forbes Magazine Recognizes Multi-Color Corporation as One of America's Best Small Companies
Press release from the issuing company
CINCINNATI, Oct. 26 -- Forbes Magazine has recognized Multi-Color Corporation as one of America's best small companies. In their October 31, 2005 issue, Forbes ranked Multi-Color 41st in its listing of the "200 Best Small Companies in America." It is the second time in three years that Multi-Color has been listed in the Forbes rankings.
"Being included on the Forbes list is quite an achievement," said Frank Gerace, President and CEO of Multi-Color Corporation. "It reflects the hard work and dedication of everyone at Multi-Color. I want to thank all of our associates for their help in making our company one of the best small companies in America."
The Forbes list spotlights companies that deliver strong, consistent, and profitable growth. According to Forbes, the companies listed performed well when measured over the last 12 months and the past five years.
In addition to being ranked 41st overall, Multi-Color was ranked 32nd for five-year average return on equity (ROE). Forbes ranked Multi-Color's Board of Directors in the top 1% nationally for corporate governance.
The list features companies with revenue of between $5 million and $750 million. To be included, each company listed must have a net profit margin greater than 5% and share prices above $5 as of September 29, 2005.
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