SALES
      
                             MILLIONS OF DOLLARS*
      ROPER INDUSTRIES               $148.5
      ELECTRONICS FOR IMAGING         143.4
      BTG                             142.4
      APOLLO GROUP                    142.4
      ST. JOHN KNITS                  137.0
      *Latest four quarters
      
      EARNINGS
      
                             MILLIONS OF DOLLARS*
      FTP SOFTWARE                    $25.9
      ELECTROGLAS                      24.9
      ELECTRONICS FOR IMAGING          24.3
      ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES               23.5
      PHOENIX TECHNOLOGIES             21.4
      *Latest four quarters
      
      MARKET VALUE
      
                             MILLIONS OF DOLLARS*
      FORE SYSTEMS                   $869
      NETMANAGE                       723
      FTP SOFTWARE                    613
      ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES              552
      ELECTRONICS FOR IMAGING         546
      *As of Apr. 28
      
      SALES GROWTH
      
                                   AVERAGE ANNUAL RATE*
      RETIREMENT CARE ASSOCIATES          688.3%
      NETMANAGE                           412.4
      FORE SYSTEMS                        318.1
      UNICOMP                             281.4
      MEDIA ARTS GROUP                    169.1
      *Latest three years
      
      EARNINGS GROWTH
      
                                   AVERAGE ANNUAL RATE*
      RETIREMENT CARE ASSOCIATES         1139.3%
      JALATE                              915.9
      NETMANAGE                           520.8
      UNICOMP                             482.4
      STERIS                              458.1
      *Latest three years
      
      PROFITABILITY
      
                                   AVERAGE ANNUAL RATE*
      TREND-LINES                          74.2%
      CMG INFORMATION SERVICES             73.6
      ROCK BOTTOM RESTAURANTS              70.0
      HAPPINESS EXPRESS                    68.2
      INSO                                 62.1
      *Latest three years' return on invested capital
      
      DATA: STANDARD & POOR'S COMPUSTAT, A DIVISION OF THE MCGRAW-HILL COMPANIES
      
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