Fiscal 2012 was the company's 34th year of operation, its 32nd consecutive year of revenue growth, and its 16th consecutive year of positive earnings growth as a public company. It is one of only three U.S. public companies to have achieved this record of success over that time period. For fiscal 2012, revenues grew 11% to $806 million and diluted earnings per share grew 14% to $4.12.
Over the past 12 months, FactSet has become faster and more relevant to a broader range of users as the Company continues to dedicate itself to building tools to support a variety of user workflows from traditional Asset Management clients to Wealth Managers, Mergers & Acquisitions, Advisory, Sales & Trading, Hedge Funds, and Private Equity/Venture Capital. FactSet is on the desktops of many of the largest and most successful financial companies in the world. Its unique applications free global professionals from having to gather and collate financial and economic data, which allows them more time to analyze the data and increase their productivity.
2012 Annual Report
During fiscal 2012, we once again drove our key financial benchmarks to new highs, attaining record levels of revenues, operating earnings, free cash flow, net income, and earnings per share.
2012 Financial Highlights