SUPER COMPOUNDERS

The table below contains LongTrend’s list of Super Compounders. The Super Compounders are a group of companies that have generated a cash return on invested capital of 15% or greater, for the last 5 years. You can download each calculation in the “Financials” column. LongTrend will continue to add to this list of high quality stocks over time with the intent to highlight all companies that are able to achieve outsized, consistent returns on invested capital.  Note for mobile visitors: the table below works best in landscape view.

Formula for cash return on invested capital

cash return on invested capital=(operating cash flow - net capital expenditures + after-tax net finance expense)/(stockholder's equity + total debt + asset write downs - marketable securities)

LongTrend's Super Compounders

COMPANYTICKER1 YR CASH ROIC3 YR CASH ROIC5 YR CASH ROIC5 YR REV CAGR5 YR FCF CAGR5 YR DIV CAGRLAST ANN REPORTFINANCIALS
3M COMPANYMMM22%24%24%1%8%15%2017-12-31Download
ACCENTURE PLCACN51%55%56%4%5%12%2017-08-31Download
ADOBE SYSTEMS INCADBE23%19%16%11%17%NA2017-12-01Download
APPLE INCAAPL100%100%100%8%9%45%2017-09-30Download
BOOKING HOLDINGS INC.BKNG70%60%65%19%21%NA2017-12-31Download
CISCO SYSTEMS, INC.CSCO33%35%36%1%6%31%2017-07-29Download
COLGATE PALMOLIVE COCL36%35%34%-2%1%5%2017-12-31Download
DOMINOS PIZZA INCDPZ94%86%84%11%16%NA2017-12-31Download
FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS INCFDS30%42%44%9%9%13%2017-08-31Download
GILEAD SCIENCES INCGILD52%66%55%22%37%NA2017-12-31Download
HOME DEPOT INCHD32%30%27%6%14%22%2017-01-29Download
INSPERITY, INC.NSP90%58%49%9%23%12%2017-12-31Download
INTUITIVE SURGICAL INCISRG54%51%49%8%8%NA2017-12-31Download
JOHNSON & JOHNSONJNJ17%18%18%3%8%7%2017-12-31Download
MANHATTAN ASSOCIATES INCMANH91%75%65%10%22%NA2017-12-31Download
MASTERCARD INCMA57%51%58%11%17%53%2017-12-31Download
MONSTER BEVERAGE CORPMNST29%22%43%10%28%NA2017-12-31Download
NVIDIA CORPNVDA59%63%52%18%35%50%2018-01-28Download
PAYCHEX INCPAYX66%75%73%7%7%8%2017-05-31Download
RED HAT INCRHT73%65%61%16%17%NA2017-02-28Download
ROLLINS INCROL35%34%35%6%12%14%2017-12-31Download
S&P GLOBAL INC.SPGI36%26%31%7%27%10%2017-12-31Download
SALESFORCE COM INCCRM25%25%24%28%25%NA2018-01-31Download
TJX COMPANIES INCTJX44%40%41%7%22%22%2017-01-28Download
ULTIMATE SOFTWARE GROUP INCULTI30%28%29%23%39%NA2017-12-31Download
VISA INC.V20%21%21%12%16%25%2017-09-30Download

Notes and Definitions
5 YR REV CAGR = 5 year revenue cumulative average growth rate
5 YR FCF CAGR = 5 year free cash flow per share cumulative average growth rate
5 YR DIV CAGR = 5 year dividend per share cumulative average growth rate, where available
LAST ANN REPORT = last annual reporting date; used as most recent full year in calculations