IPOs Outperform

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 |  Includes: BNNY, FPX, GNC, GWRE, INVN, KORS, LNKD, SPY, YELP, Z
by: Bespoke Investment Group

Below is a chart showing the year to date performance of the Bloomberg IPO Index vs. the S&P 500. The Bloomberg IPO Index tracks is a basket of all stocks that have IPOd within the last year. As shown, the index is currently up 17.8% year to date versus the S&P 500's gain of 12.1%.

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Below is a list of the top performing stocks (from their IPO price) in the Bloomberg IPO Index. As shown, InvenSense (NYSE:INVN) is up the most with a gain of 145.6%, followed by Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE), LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD), and Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS). Other notable stocks on the list of IPO winners include GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC), Annie's (NYSE:BNNY) -- which just IPOd this week, Yelp (NYSE:YELP) and Zillow (NASDAQ:Z).

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