The average stock in the Russell 3,000 is currently up just over 12% year to date. Below is a list of the 40 best performing Russell 3,000 stocks year to date.
As shown, BioDelivery Sciences (NASDAQ:BDSI) is up the most with a gain of 466.37% year to date. Patrick Industries (NASDAQ:PATK) ranks second with a gain of 365.61%, while Ellie Mae (NYSEMKT:ELLI) rounds out the top three with a gain of 321.42%. A few other notable names on the list include Hovnanian (NYSE:HOV), 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD), PulteGroup (NYSE:PHM), AOL, Smith & Wesson (NASDAQ:SWHC), Sprint (NYSE:S) and KB Home (NYSE:KBH).