8. Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) is an engineering and construction company, focusing on infrastructure projects for oil-and-gas companies.
7. Sapient (SAPE) is a services company, selling advisory, analytics and consulting services to businesses and government agencies. It also operates technology outsourcing centers in India. Goldman has a $15.50 price target on the stock, suggesting an impending 12-month return of 27%. The stock returned 47% in 2010 and has delivered annualized gains of 11% since 2007. Sales and net income advanced 16% and 171% a year, on average, over that span. The stock trades at a forward P/E of 24, a 32% industry premium. The company has $187 million of net liquidity (total cash minus debt).