Ten months of 2010 are now behind us, and below we have updated our table of the best performing stocks in the Russell 3,000 year to date. All of the names below are up more than 150% this year. VirnetX (VHC) ranks #1 with a gain of 583.44%. The company is engaged in developing and commercializing software and technology solutions for securing real-time communications over the Internet. Keithley Instruments (KEI) ranks 2nd with a gain of 364.09%, followed by WNC, ISLN, APKT, and TPCG. Netflix (NFLX) is the biggest name on the list and it ranks 9th with a year-to-date gain of 215.07%. Las Vegas Sands (LVS) and Sirius (SIRI) are two other widely followed names that have done well enough to make the list.
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