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Top 5 Companies in the Research and Consulting Services Industry With the Highest Level of Cash (DNB, IHS, VRSK, ACTG, EXPO)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Research and Consulting Services industry with the highest cash equivalents (CE). Analysts use CE as a measure to compare the cash cushion of companies in the same industry.

Dun & Bradstreet ranks highest with a CE of $294. Following is IHS Inc with a CE of $264. Verisk Analytics ranks third highest with a CE of $172.

Acacia Research follows with a CE of $158, and Exponent rounds out the top five with a CE of $151.

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