Tomorrow's Monster Stock?http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2011/02/23/tomorrows-monster-stock.aspx Rich Duprey
February 23, 2011
Stocks climbing to 10 times their original price are rare breeds -- but they're not impossible to find. Especially when you have Fools for friends.
The market's best stocks include companies that have risen dozens of times in value by taking advantage of the market's weaknesses. These aren't penny stocks; they're viable companies with sound business prospects that are achieving phenomenal returns. Finding just one or two of these monstrously successful firms can help you establish a winning portfolio.
Stalking the monster
Score is how many percentage points that pick is beating the S&P 500.
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In search of bigfoot
MannKind (Nasdaq: MNKD ) also operated under the theory that the agency was going to consider its inhaled insulin treatment without any additional testing necessary, but that's just what happened, leaving some analysts to suggest the FDA had moved the goalposts on the biotech.
Anika also hasn't received a date for an FDA advisory panel meeting about the approval of Monovisc, a joint pain therapy it's developing. Assuming there aren't any more miscommunications, Anika expects the treatment will be approved.
Head over to the Anika Therapeutics CAPS page to weigh in yourself.
A forest full of lumber