The Russell 3,000 makes up about 98% of the US equity market, and below we highlight the stocks in the index that are up the most so far in 2010. These names are all up 100% or more year to date. With a third of the year left, Wabash National (WNC) holds onto the top spot with a gain of 265.08%. Somaxon Pharmaceutical (SOMX) ranks second at 253.70%, while Applied Energetics (OTCQB:AERG), IDT Corp (IDT), Acme Packet (APKT) and Isilon Systems (ISLN) are the rest of the names with YTD gains of more than 200%. The most recognizable name on this list is probably NetFlix (NFLX), which is currently up 150.32% in 2010. A few other noteworthy stocks on the list of big winners include Crocs (CROX), 3PAR (PAR), MBIA (MBI), OpenTable (OPEN), and Las Vegas Sands (LVS). It will be interesting to see how much this list changes by the end of the year.
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