E-Z-EM, a manufacturer of contrast agents for gastrointestinal radiology, has announced that it has made Forbes’ 2007 list of Best Small Companies in America.
Forbes ranked all candidates, with revenue of $5 million to $750 million and share prices above $5 as of Oct. 1, on return on equity, as well as sustained sales and net profit growth over 12-month and five-year periods, the Lake Success, N.Y.-based E-Z-EM said.
The company said it has ranked 186th on this year's list and was ranked 147th among listed companies as measured by five-year average return on equity.
"We are pleased to be included in Forbes prestigious ranking of 200 Best Small Companies in America for this year. This recognition is a reflection of our efforts, strategy, and commitment over the past five years. We look forward to continuing this commitment, and to providing products and services that effectively address the changing demands of the markets we serve,” said Anthony Lombardo, president and CEO.