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9 Profitable Stocks With High Environmental Rankings

Stocks in this article: APEI BAH DGII DIN FEIC LFUS PIR TDY UTSI

For the second time interval, gross margins increased from 39.65% to 47.04% (12 months ending 2011-12-31 vs. 12 months ending 2010-12-31).

And for the final time interval, gross margins increased from 47.04% to 57.55% (12 months ending 2012-12-31 vs. 12 months ending 2011-12-31).

Environmental rating: 73.

 

5. Littelfuse Inc. ( LFUS): Designs, manufactures, and sells circuit protection devices for use in the automotive, electronic, and electrical markets in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific.  Market cap at $1.74B, most recent closing price at $78.22.

Gross profit margins increased from 29.14% to 38.46% during the first time interval (12 months ending 2011-01-01 vs. 12 months ending 2010-01-02).

For the second time interval, gross margins increased from 38.46% to 38.6% (12 months ending 2011-12-31 vs. 12 months ending 2011-01-01).

And for the final time interval, gross margins increased from 38.6% to 38.7% (12 months ending 2012-12-29 vs. 12 months ending 2011-12-31).

Environmental rating: 75.

 

6. Pier 1 Imports, Inc. ( PIR): Operates as an importer and specialty retailer of imported decorative home furnishings and gifts in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.  Market cap at $2.06B, most recent closing price at $19.52.

Gross profit margins increased from 34.12% to 39.77% during the first time interval (12 months ending 2011-02-26 vs. 12 months ending 2010-02-27).

For the second time interval, gross margins increased from 39.77% to 42.46% (12 months ending 2012-02-25 vs. 12 months ending 2011-02-26).

And for the final time interval, gross margins increased from 42.46% to 43.58% (12 months ending 2013-03-02 vs. 12 months ending 2012-02-25).

Environmental rating: 86.
 

7. Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc. ( BAH): Provides professional services primarily to US government agencies in the defense, security, and civil sectors, as well as to corporations, institutions, and not-for-profit organizations.  Market cap at $2.67B, most recent closing price at $19.32.

Gross profit margins increased from 48.19% to 49.26% during the first time interval (12 months ending 2011-03-31 vs. 12 months ending 2010-03-31).

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