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Discover Financial Services

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Shire plc

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Proctor & Gamble Company (The)

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Colgate-Palmolive Company

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Williams Partners L.P.

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Philip Morris International

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Wright Medical Group, Inc.

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Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

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Axis Capital Holdings Limited

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