Features the Following Top Stocks in the Business

 Services Sector: FTI Consulting, G&K Services, MIM Corp.,
Precis, and PRG-Schultz 
Business Editors 
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2002--Businesses that serve
other businesses has become a significant part of the US economy over
the last several years. This week puts the spotlight on the
Business Services sector and provides the favorite stocks from 5 Star
analysts in the field. (Who are 5 Star analysts? More on that in the
"About Zacks All Star Analyst Survey" section below.) Here are the top
recommendations in the Business Services sector: FTI Consulting, Inc.
(NYSE:FCN), G&K Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:GKSRA), MIM Corporation
(NASDAQ:MIMS), Precis, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCIS) and PRG-Schultz
International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRGX). Discover the full story at 
What Do The All Stars Recommend: 
FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) is a multi-disciplined consulting
firm with practices in the areas of financial restructuring,
litigation consulting and engineering, and scientific investigation.
Some of the company's services include class action lawsuits,
financial restructurings and bankruptcy proceedings, and accident
investigations. The company recently put together its 14th consecutive
quarter of record results with earnings from continuing operations of
36 cents a share on revenue of $55.9 million. The earnings result
tripled the year-ago total of 12 cents while revenue improved by more
than 90% from $29.2 million. 
G&K Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:GKSRA) and its subsidiaries are full
service uniform rental providers, including the rental of cleanroom
garments. The company also provides rental of non-uniform items such
as floor mats, dust mops and cloths, wiping towels and selected linen
items. Although the impact of continued employment weakness in the
overall economy remains a rough spot for the company, GKSRA still saw
earnings in the first quarter improve to 47 cents from 45 cents last
year. The company also raised its fiscal 2003 revenue estimate to the
range of $650 million to $660 million. 
MIM Corporation (NASDAQ:MIMS) is a pharmaceutical healthcare
organization delivering innovative pharmacy benefit and healthcare
solutions that provide results beyond expectations. Helped by growth
in Specialty and mail prescriptions, MIMS saw third quarter earnings
improve to 19 cents a share, which surpassed last year's result by 4
cents. The company generated good operating cash flow and has a strong
balance sheet. 
Precis, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCIS) is a provider of membership programs to
a variety of industries, including healthcare, retail, banking,
consumer finance and membership-based associations. The company
reported third quarter earnings of 13 cents a share on revenue of
$11.8 million. The revenue result improved upon last year's $7.6
million due to its continued expansion of its Care Entree business,
which provides savings on health-care services to uninsured segments
of the country. 
PRG-Schultz International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRGX) is a leading
provider of accounts payable and other recovery audit services to
large and mid-size businesses and certain governmental agencies having
numerous payment transactions with many vendors. The company achieved
its earnings objective, significantly enhanced its cash flow and
improved operating margins during the third quarter. PRGX reported
earnings from continuing operations, excluding non-recurring expenses,
of 14 cents a share on revenue of $116.1 million. Those totals
substantially surpassed last year's numbers of 2 cents a share on
revenue of $74.7 million. 
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