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With the first quarter of 2011 coming to an end next week, let's take a look at some of the best and worst performing individual stock names.

We're using a screen of minimum $500 million market cap, membership in at least one major market index, and listed equity options available. As usual, do your own due diligence on these individual names before trading/investing (they may be involved in takeover or merger speculation, etc):

Top Of The Heap, 2011 YTD

1. Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ) – Oil & Gas Refining/Marketing

2. Delek US Holdings (NYSE:DK) – Oil & Gas Refining/Marketing

3. Weight Watchers Intl (NYSE:WTW) – Personal Services

4. Manitowoc Company (NYSE:MTW) - Farm & Construction Machinery

5. Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) – Oil & Gas Equipment/Services

6. Frontier Oil Corp (FTO) – Oil & Gas Refining/Marketing

7. Sinclair Broadcasting (NASDAQ:SBGI) – Broadcasting TV

8. OPNET Technologies (NASDAQ:OPNT) – Application Software

9. Holly Corporation (HOC) – Oil & Gas Refining/Marketing

10. Marathon Oil Corp (NYSE:MRO) – Oil & Gas Refining/Marketing

Very heavy on energy related names among the top 2011 gainers, thus far.

Here are some other well-known stock names that missed the Top 10 of our screen, but are gainers in 2011:

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB)

Weyerhaeuser (NYSE:WY)

Service Corp (NYSE:SCI)

Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HP)

Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG)

Six Flags Entertainment (NYSE:SIX)

Fair Isaac Corp (NYSE:FICO)

Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK)

Now let's take a look at the biggest % losers of the 1st quarter thus far:

Bottom Of The Barrel, 2011 YTD

1. Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) – Specialty Retail

2. Getty Realty Corp (NYSE:GTY) – REIT – Diversified

3. Tellabs Inc (NASDAQ:TLAB) – Communication Equipment

4. RadioShack Corp (NYSE:RSH) - Electronics Stores

5. Sims Metal Management (SMS) – Wholesale, Other

6. Intersil Corp (NASDAQ:ISIL) - Semiconductor, Broad Line

7. Hudson City Bancorp (NASDAQ:HCBK) – Savings & Loans

8. CNinsure Inc ADR (NASDAQ:CISG) – Insurance Brokers

9. Teekay Tankers Ltd (NYSE:TNK) – Oil & Gas Equipment/Services

10. Greenhill & Co, Inc (NYSE:GHL) – Investment Brokerage – Regional

You can see several retail type names in the above and below, with some other notable names that missed the Top 10 of our screen, but are in the "loser's bracket" for 2011.

Guess (NYSE:GES)

Jones Apparel (NYSE:JNY)

Nokia (NYSE:NOK)

Pep Boys (NYSE:PBY)

AU Optronics (NYSE:AUO)

Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO)

Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)

Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR)

Source: Screening for the Winners/Losers Of 2011: Energy Leading, Retail Lagging