FleetCor Technologies Inc. (FLT
), the payments processor to the vehicle fleet industry, rose 35.5% this quarter and is up 105.3% year-to-date. Earnings grew 35% in the latest quarter driven by double digit organic revenue growth and accretive acquisitions. Late in the quarter, the company announced two significant acquisitions of Brazilian fleet payments companies, which sound very exciting and are in keeping with the company's global expansion strategy.
From Ron Baron
’s Baron Funds third quarter 2013 report