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Over the last decade or two, much has been made of high and exceptionally high growth rates. In this paper, sales growth rates for industrial companies listed in South Africa are examined for the period 1974 to 2002. Results indicate that companies growing above the median for consecutive years actually persisted in showing a growth rate above the median, which was better than expected from the binomial distribution. Tests showed that this result was repeated in companies with consecutivedoi:10.1080/10291954.2005.11435117 fatcat:iz5mca6wmzejppfwqder3gyfyi