Reuters' 1st-Time 1st-Quarter Results Show Strong Growth

VENDOR STRATEGIES

In the debut installment of its quarterly earnings report, Reuters posted very solid revenue growth for the first three months of this year, as compared with the same period last year. The vendor's 17 percent worldwide earnings growth puts it comfortably near the top of the pack -- though still well behind Bloomberg -- following a quarter in which Dow Jones Telerate, Knight-Ridder and McGraw-Hill each also enjoyed a respectable jump. (The figure, and figures following, have been adjusted by