Compass Group PLC reported organic revenue growth of 4% for its third fiscal quarter, ended June 30, while growth for the first nine months of the fiscal year was 4.5%. North America was a bright spot, with a 7.7% growth rate for the quarter, making up for more lackluster numbers in Europe and Japan continued as expected. The company notes that its Ascension Health and Texas A&M contracts contributed 2% of this figure (and 3% in the first half of the year).