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SS&C Technologies

CEO: William Stone

Dec. 31, 2013: $44.26

March 31, 2014: $40.02

Change: -9.58%

In February Windsor, Conn.-based SS&C technologies reported that sales in its fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 2013, were $182.5 million, up more than 6 percent, while net income surged 67 percent to just more than $16 million.

For all of fiscal 2013, SS&C's sales were $712.7 million, up a hefty 29 percent from fiscal 2012. And net income for the year was $117.9 million, a gain of 157 percent from the prior year. (SS&C is No. 40 on the CRN 2013 Solution Provider 500.)