With 51 trading weeks still to go this year, some Chinese stocks are rolling again.
A couple of last week's biggest winners were companies toiling away in China, taking the baton that hot IPOs and rare earth stocks had in the latter half of last year and running with it.
Solar energy specialist Daqo New Energy
Not every Chinese stock performed so well. China GengSheng Minerals
Last quarter's hottest IPO was Chinese. Youku.com
Where will the next batch of Chinese winners come from? The booming economy and strong probability of a rising yuan should shine on consumer-facing companies. After Youku.com, one of this past quarter's biggest gainers from its IPO offering price was Dangdang
Obviously, there will be some hiccups along the way. But it's hard to doubt China's story stocks when this year's initial chapter is this compelling.
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