Largest winners and losers over the past week, from the close on 12/01/2009 to 12/08/2009 and year to date.

Below are the top 10 stocks with the best performance during the past week out of 572 stocks. Stocks from this list may suggest what stocks or industries will do well in the future.

YTDStockIndustryMost Recent Chart Pattern
21.99%$28.6297.52%Big Lots Inc. (BIG)Retail StorePipe bottom from 09/21/2009 to 09/28/2009
21.39%$9.4219.24%Stanley Furniture (STLY)Furn/Home FurnishingsRectangle top from 07/20/2009 to 08/19/2009
20.42%$8.67301.39%Advanced Micro Devices, Inc (AMD)SemiconductorFlag, high and tight from 11/03/2009 to 12/03/2009
19.10%$8.23244.35%Talbots Inc. (TLB)ApparelFlag, high and tight from 07/10/2009 to 09/08/2009
18.90%$3.0224.79%Flow International Corp (FLOW)MachineryRectangle bottom from 10/27/2009 to 11/19/2009
16.42%$21.2733.61%Rambus Inc (RMBS)Semiconductor Cap Equip.Head-and-shoulders top from 09/16/2009 to 11/12/2009
14.94%$15.3189.71%NVidia Corp (NVDA)SemiconductorPipe bottom from 10/26/2009 to 11/02/2009
14.64%$16.60-27.35%Lawson Products (LAWS)Metal FabricatingRectangle top from 09/10/2009 to 10/14/2009
14.63%$4.7080.77%Liz Claiborne (LIZ)ApparelFlag, high and tight from 07/15/2009 to 09/10/2009
13.68%$2.4147.85%Tuesday Morning Corp (TUES)Retail StoreHead-and-shoulders top from 08/04/2009 to 09/18/2009