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Mid Cap 12 Month Winners

|Includes:QRVO, SLXP, SunEdison, Inc. (SUNEQ), SWKS, TRN

I wanted to find which S&P 400 Mid Cap stocks had the highest price appreciation in the past year. I used Barchart to sort the Index for those winners. I noticed that the winners weren't stocks that just jumped over night but each had a long and consistent pattern of hitting a series of new highs all during the year.

The list includes SunEdison (SUNE) 193.07%, RF Micro Devices (RFMD) 157.66%, Salix Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:SLXP) 137.53%, Trinity Industries(NYSE:TRN) 135.24% and Skyworks Solutions (NASDAQ:SWKS) 121.96%:

SunEdison (SUNE) 193.07%

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 16% Barchart technical sell signal
  • Trend Spotter sell signal
  • Below its 20 and 50 day moving averages
  • 50 new highs and up 193.07% in the last year
  • Relative Strength Index 47.89%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 20.82
  • Recently traded at 21.78 with a 50 day moving average of 21.92


RF Micro Devices (RFMD) 157.66%

Bachart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 63 new highs and up 157.66% in the last year
  • Relative Strength Index 71.37%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 12.28
  • Recently traded at 12.84 with a 50 day moving average of 10.77


Salix Pharmaceuticals (SLXP) 137.53%

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 88% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 34 new highs and up 137.53% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 72.14%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 155.44
  • Recently traded at 157.88 with a 50 day moving aerae of 137.61


Trinity Industries (TRN) 135.24%

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 54 new highs and up 135.24% in the last year
  • Relative Strength Index 71.86%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 47.95
  • Recently traded at 50.20 with a 50 day moving average of 44.79


Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) 121.96%

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 98% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 55 new highs and up 121.96% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 67.34%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 55.46
  • Recently traded at 56.12 with a 50 day moving average of 51.23
Stocks: SUNEQ, QRVO, SLXP, TRN, SWKS