The Top 50

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 |  Includes: AMPE, GILD, GLBC, GLNG, GMCR, HK, HNSN, IUSV, IWV, MAKO, MDW, MNK, UWC
by: Bespoke Investment Group

The average stock in the Russell 3,000 is down 9.69% year to date. There are 69 stocks in the index that are up more than 50% year to date, and below are the 50 that are up the most.

As shown (click to enlarge), just one stock in the Russell 3,000 is up more than 200% in 2011, and that's Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASDAQ:GMCR) at 215.22%. Only 12 other stocks are up more than 100% year to date, including Pharmasset (VRUS), GLobal Crossing (NASDAQ:GLBC), and Petrohawk (NYSE:HK).

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