Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC) has been recognized by the Houston Chronicle as one of the best-performing companies in the Houston area. Stewart ranked 83 out of 100 in the Chronicle 100.
The Chronicle 100 ranks publicly traded companies in the Houston area using four performance criteria for 2011. The score is based on the average of the rankings for these criteria: total revenue, annual growth in earnings per share, annual revenue growth and one-year total return.
“Stewart has served the Houston market for more than a century, and we are truly honored to be a part of the Chronicle 100,” said Matt Morris, CEO of Stewart Information Services Corp. “Being listed among the top-ranking companies in Houston as based on our financial performance is very significant to us as we are beginning to come out of one of the worst economic times for the real estate industry and the U.S. as a whole. Through these challenging times, we have worked to simplify and align our company for the benefit of our customers and shareholders. And, the Chronicle 100 ranking recognizes this. It is our goal to continue to serve our customers well into the next century.”
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