Each of these companies recently sported a multi-billion dollar capitalization, but now is a microcap (market cap < $250M). All figures below courtesy of Yahoo! Finance and Yahoo! Stock Screener:
1. RH Donnelly (NYSE:RHD)
Market Cap: $23.4M
% off 52-week high: 99%
Description: RH Donnelly is one of the nation’s largest providers of telephone directories and online yellow pages directories.
2. E.W. Scripps Class A (NYSE:SSP)
Market Cap: $99.62M
% off 52-week high: 98.75%
Description:EW Scripps operates several newspapers, cable networks including HGTV and the Food Network, and online properties like BizRate.com.
Market Cap: $24.19M
% off 52-week high: 98.39%
Description:Abitibi Bowater is a global producer of newsprint, pulp and paper products.
4. Qimonda AG ADS (NYSE:QI)
Market Cap: $46.85M
% off 52-week high: 98.33%
Description: Qimonda is one of the world’s largest producers of semiconductor memory chips (DRAMs, etc.).
5. Fleetwood Enterprises (NYSE:FLE)
Market Cap.: $9.92M
% off 52-week high: 98.1%
Description: Fleetwood Enterprises is a leading manufacturer of recreational vehicles and manufactured housing.
6. Nortel Networks (NYSE:NT)
Market Cap: $199.0M
% off 52-week high: 97.52%
Description: Nortel provides networking solutions to both enterprises and communications providers.
7. Crocs, Inc. (Nasdaq:CROX)
Market Cap: $126.2M
% off 52-week high: 96.42%
Description: Crocs manufactures and sells comfortable-but-ugly casual footwear.
8. Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group (NYSE:DTG)
Market Cap: $24.2M
% off 52-week high: 95.86%
Description: Dollar Thrifty operates some of the nation’s largest car rental operations.
9. Lear Corp. (NYSE:LEA)
Market Cap: $145.0M
% off 52-week high: 94.56%
Description: Lear is a major supplier of seats and other products to automotive manufacturers.
Market Cap.: $106.1M
% off 52-week high: 94.05%
Description: Crosstex operates over 5,000 miles of natural gas pipelines and several processing facilities.
11. First Marblehead (NYSE:FMD)
Market Cap: $122.9M
% off 52-week high: 93.78%
Description: First Marblehead is one of the largest private providers of student loans.