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The following is a list of stocks that have reached a 52-week high during recent sessions. In addition, all of these stocks have seen significant institutional inflows over the last 3 months.

We last wrote about this screen on September 28, 2010. On that day, the screen produced 15 companies. Since then, 10 out of 15 companies mentioned in that article have outperformed the S&P 500 index (a success rate of 66.67%). The screen averaged a return of 15.44% vs. an index return of 8.08%. Click here to access a full breakdown of the screen's past performance.

The smart money seems to think these stocks still have some upside--what do you think? Full analysis below.

Institutional trading data sourced from Reuters.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to see how market caps have changed for the top 8 stocks mentioned below.

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

1. Gold Resource Corp (GORO): Gold Industry. Market cap of $1.47B. Institutional investors currently own 6,515,123 shares vs. 2,413,833 shares held three months ago (169.91% change). Short float at 2.24%, which implies a short ratio of 2.7 days. The stock has gained 181.4% over the last year.

2. Entropic Communications, Inc. (ENTR): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $987.47M. Institutional investors currently own 87,917,539 shares vs. 58,568,052 shares held three months ago (50.11% change). Short float at 20.73%, which implies a short ratio of 5.53 days. The stock has gained 273.02% over the last year.

3. Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (ONCY): Biotechnology Industry. Market cap of $392.82M. Institutional investors currently own 1,666,382 shares vs. 1,210,728 shares held three months ago (37.63% change). Short float at 1.21%, which implies a short ratio of 3.78 days. The stock has gained 120% over the last year.

4. Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. (PZG): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $342.09M. Institutional investors currently own 10,959,422 shares vs. 8,214,842 shares held three months ago (33.41% change). Short float at 1.63%, which implies a short ratio of 2.37 days. The stock has gained 99.23% over the last year.

5. Wabash National Corp. (WNC): Trucks & Other Vehicles Industry. Market cap of $848.84M. Institutional investors currently own 66,330,428 shares vs. 55,020,891 shares held three months ago (20.55% change). Short float at 13.72%, which implies a short ratio of 4.27 days. The stock has gained 728.67% over the last year.

6. Terremark Worldwide, Inc. (TMRK): Telecom Services Industry. Market cap of $889.21M. Institutional investors currently own 42,460,140 shares vs. 36,420,394 shares held three months ago (16.58% change). Short float at 17.19%, which implies a short ratio of 13.05 days. The stock has gained 100.9% over the last year.

7. 51job Inc. (JOBS): Staffing & Outsourcing Services Industry. Market cap of $1.51B. Institutional investors currently own 5,781,960 shares vs. 4,961,677 shares held three months ago (16.53% change). Short float at 3.49%, which implies a short ratio of 3.66 days. The stock has gained 187.68% over the last year.

8. China Biologic Products, Inc. (CBPO): Biotechnology Industry. Market cap of $362.91M. Institutional investors currently own 7,656,744 shares vs. 6,578,835 shares held three months ago (16.38% change). Short float at 10.36%, which implies a short ratio of 11.99 days. The stock has gained 67.11% over the last year.

9. Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (VRTS): Asset Management Industry. Market cap of $312.87M. Institutional investors currently own 2,885,857 shares vs. 2,510,889 shares held three months ago (14.93% change). Short float at 2.68%, which implies a short ratio of 5.97 days. The stock has gained 211.1% over the last year.

10. LogMeIn, Inc. (LOGM): Information Technology Services Industry. Market cap of $1.11B. Institutional investors currently own 26,437,037 shares vs. 23,096,869 shares held three months ago (14.46% change). Short float at 14.67%, which implies a short ratio of 9.04 days. The stock has gained 147.96% over the last year.

11. Anadigics, Inc. (ANAD): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $513.63M. Institutional investors currently own 49,611,060 shares vs. 44,227,671 shares held three months ago (12.17% change). Short float at 7.1%, which implies a short ratio of 3.1 days. The stock has gained 118.59% over the last year.

12. Western Refining Inc. (WNR): Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing Industry. Market cap of $937.75M. Institutional investors currently own 39,136,747 shares vs. 34,966,175 shares held three months ago (11.93% change). Short float at 17.4%, which implies a short ratio of 5.07 days. The stock has gained 122.18% over the last year.

13. Silicon Image, Inc. (SIMG): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $608.92M. Institutional investors currently own 56,977,341 shares vs. 51,646,623 shares held three months ago (10.32% change). Short float at 3.96%, which implies a short ratio of 2.47 days. The stock has gained 220.41% over the last year.

14. Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (QCOR): Biotechnology Industry. Market cap of $942.5M. Institutional investors currently own 55,674,236 shares vs. 50,552,970 shares held three months ago (10.13% change). Short float at 14.13%, which implies a short ratio of 10.22 days. The stock has gained 254.21% over the last year.

15. American International Group, Inc. (AIG): Property & Casualty Insurance Industry. Market cap of $32.66B. Institutional investors currently own 117,626,248 shares vs. 107,165,287 shares held three months ago (9.76% change). Short float at 14.5%, which implies a short ratio of 4.12 days. The stock has gained 69.2% over the last year.

16. United Rentals, Inc. (URI): Rental & Leasing Services Industry. Market cap of $1.42B. Institutional investors currently own 67,080,645 shares vs. 61,417,747 shares held three months ago (9.22% change). Short float at 18.71%, which implies a short ratio of 5.93 days. The stock has gained 141.38% over the last year.

17. BMP Sunstone Corporation (BJGP): Drug Related Products Industry. Market cap of $424.41M. Institutional investors currently own 14,699,304 shares vs. 13,462,975 shares held three months ago (9.18% change). Short float at 5.15%, which implies a short ratio of 2.18 days. The stock has gained 78.92% over the last year.

18. Diamond Foods, Inc. (DMND): Processed & Packaged Goods Industry. Market cap of $1.16B. Institutional investors currently own 23,755,941 shares vs. 21,768,013 shares held three months ago (9.13% change). Short float at 29.42%, which implies a short ratio of 24.62 days. The stock has gained 69.88% over the last year.

19. OYO Geospace Corp. (OYOG): Scientific & Technical Instruments Industry. Market cap of $546.44M. Institutional investors currently own 3,381,143 shares vs. 3,125,171 shares held three months ago (8.19% change). Short float at 2.56%, which implies a short ratio of 4.05 days. The stock has gained 170.35% over the last year.

20. Polycom, Inc. (PLCM): Processing Systems & Products Industry. Market cap of $3.37B. Institutional investors currently own 98,777,666 shares vs. 92,263,491 shares held three months ago (7.06% change). Short float at 6.95%, which implies a short ratio of 3.84 days. The stock has gained 80.55% over the last year.

21. support.com, Inc. (SPRT): Internet Software & Services Industry. Market cap of $337.12M. Institutional investors currently own 38,565,801 shares vs. 36,063,521 shares held three months ago (6.94% change). Short float at 3.52%, which implies a short ratio of 5.85 days. The stock has gained 182.61% over the last year.

22. Sina Corp. (SINA): Internet Software & Services Industry. Market cap of $4.52B. Institutional investors currently own 65,193,752 shares vs. 61,142,110 shares held three months ago (6.63% change). Short float at 8.68%, which implies a short ratio of 2.84 days. The stock has gained 68.83% over the last year.

23. Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): Foreign Regional Banks Industry. Market cap of $3.23B. Institutional investors currently own 13,205,384 shares vs. 12,409,153 shares held three months ago (6.42% change). Short float at 0.48%, which implies a short ratio of 1.33 days. The stock has gained 96.96% over the last year.

24. OmniVision Technologies Inc. (OVTI): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $1.82B. Institutional investors currently own 49,099,358 shares vs. 46,195,279 shares held three months ago (6.29% change). Short float at 10.39%, which implies a short ratio of 3.3 days. The stock has gained 167.68% over the last year.

25. Cathay General Bancorp (CATY): Regional Bank. Market cap of $1.26B. Institutional investors currently own 51,777,849 shares vs. 48,777,909 shares held three months ago (6.15% change). Short float at 10.62%, which implies a short ratio of 10.64 days. The stock has gained 116.02% over the last year.

Source: Momentum Trades: 25 Stocks Hitting New Highs on Institutional Buying