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The following is a list of stocks in rally mode, i.e. trading above their 20-day, 50-day and 200-day moving averages. All of these stocks have seen significant institutional buying over the last three months.

Institutional investors seem to think the upside momentum will continue for some of these names. What do you think?

Moving average data sourced from Finviz. Institutional data sourced from Reuters.

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The list has been sorted by change in institutional ownership over the last three months.

1. Zhongpin, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOGS): Meat Products Industry. Market cap of $726.55M. Institutional investors currently own 13,286,842 shares vs. 11,621,420 shares held three months ago (+14.33% change). The stock has gained 31.08% over the last year.

2. J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP): Department Stores Industry. Market cap of $8.01B. Institutional investors currently own 276,016,525 shares vs. 241,447,866 shares held three months ago (+14.32% change). The stock has lost -4.51% over the last year.

3. Keithley Instruments Inc. (KEI): Scientific & Technical Instruments Industry. Market cap of $341.01M. Institutional investors currently own 9,438,559 shares vs. 8,670,553 shares held three months ago (+8.86% change). The stock has gained 351.15% over the last year.

4. Deer Consumer Products, Inc. (OTC:DEER): Appliances Industry. Market cap of $380.91M. Institutional investors currently own 4,597,626 shares vs. 4,286,960 shares held three months ago (+7.25% change). The stock has lost -12.97% over the last year.

5. OYO Geospace Corp. (OYOG): Scientific & Technical Instruments Industry. Market cap of $394.36M. Institutional investors currently own 3,259,184 shares vs. 3,125,171 shares held three months ago (+4.29% change). The stock has gained 147.07% over the last year.

6. Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS): Personal Products Industry. Market cap of $1.99B. Institutional investors currently own 49,929,526 shares vs. 48,152,474 shares held three months ago (+3.69% change). The stock has gained 52.57% over the last year.

7. Yanzhou Coal Mining Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YZC): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $21.55B. Institutional investors currently own 10,755,493 shares vs. 10,439,399 shares held three months ago (+3.03% change). The stock has gained 86.35% over the last year.

8. Harbin Electric, Inc. (NASDAQ:HRBN): Industrial Electrical Equipment Industry. Market cap of $720.82M. Institutional investors currently own 16,869,516 shares vs. 16,395,112 shares held three months ago (+2.89% change). The stock has gained 16.0% over the last year.

9. Pep Boys (NYSE:PBY): Auto Parts Stores Industry. Market cap of $603.11M. Institutional investors currently own 43,437,458 shares vs. 42,229,309 shares held three months ago (+2.86% change). The stock has gained 15.02% over the last year.

10. Lindsay Corporation (NYSE:LNN): Farm & Construction Machinery Industry. Market cap of $639.11M. Institutional investors currently own 11,035,010 shares vs. 10,732,430 shares held three months ago (+2.82% change). The stock has gained 37.26% over the last year.

11. Grupo Televisa SA (NYSE:TV): TV Industry. Market cap of $12.28B. Institutional investors currently own 294,934,738 shares vs. 287,241,100 shares held three months ago (+2.68% change). The stock has gained 13.47% over the last year.

12. BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:BGCP): Investment Brokerage Industry. Market cap of $602.27M. Institutional investors currently own 46,493,338 shares vs. 45,604,065 shares held three months ago (+1.95% change). The stock has gained 27.99% over the last year.

13. Gymboree Corp. (NASDAQ:GYMB): Apparel Stores Industry. Market cap of $1.78B. Institutional investors currently own 31,481,983 shares vs. 30,946,100 shares held three months ago (+1.73% change). The stock has gained 38.7% over the last year.

14. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF): Apparel Stores Industry. Market cap of $3.99B. Institutional investors currently own 92,022,015 shares vs. 90,534,638 shares held three months ago (+1.64% change). The stock has gained 23.36% over the last year.

15. Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo (NYSE:SBS): Foreign Utilities Industry. Market cap of $5.66B. Institutional investors currently own 25,442,736 shares vs. 25,062,598 shares held three months ago (+1.52% change). The stock has gained 14.4% over the last year.

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Source: 15 Rally Stocks Being Chased by Smart Money