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Hottest Stocks for 2012

Updated on May 2, 2012

Searching Out Hot and Sizzling Stocks

Here are the hottest and most sizzling stock for 2012 that are chosen by expertise after careful market research. If you are looking for medium-term and long-term investment opportunities the you can choose some from the 10 super performing stocks from below. The data provided below is static ( collected between a specific period of time), so you might also want to check up their exact current value and return status before adding them to your portfolio.

MAKO Surgical

NASDAQ:MAKO

Current Return : 43%
Buy Price: $25.21
Current Price: $36.12
Industry: Medical Equipment

MAKO Surgicals is an innovative medical device research and manufacturing company. They have made introduced stunning products , such as Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System , that has revolutionized (and automated) the medical industry drastically. They have a good base on intellectual properties with more than 300 U.S. and foreign, owned and licensed, patents and patent applications.

Caterpillar

NYSE:CAT


Current Return : 26%
Buy Price: $90.60
Current Price: $113.95
Industry: Farm & Construction Machinery

With 2011 sales and revenues of $60.138 billion, Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.The company has been around for more than 85 years. Caterpillar has a good product line of about 300 products with world class quality and enormous power. Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent.

Microsoft

NASDAQ:MSFT

Current Return : 20%
Buy Price: $25.96
Current Price: $31.25
Industry: Software

Microsoft had recently made a good come back after a long time and is starting to witness sustainable growth. They’ve added up their product lines with break through devices such as Gesture recognizing Kinect and have also made a stunning entry into the smart-phone industry by partnering with Nokia.

Turkcell

NYSE:TKC
Current Return : 18%
Buy Price: $11.76
Current Price: $13.92
Industry: Wireless Communications

Revenue : US$ 5.5 billion (2010)

Income : US$ 1.1 billion (2010)

Turkcell is a Turkey based mobile service provider. They have 3.6 million subscribers till June 30th 2011. Turkcell started their operations in 1994 and holds 54% of the telecom consumer share in Turkey. They are the first Turkish company to get listed in New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Turkcell provides GSM services in other countries as well, in associations with the regional players in the respective country.

More Hot Stocks To Invest in 2012

Alcoa
NYSE:AA
Current Return : 17%
Buy Price: $8.65
Current Price: $10.15
Industry: Aluminum


Capital One
NYSE:COF
Current Return : 15%
Buy Price: $42.29
Current Price: $48.83
Industry: Credit Services



Banco Santander
NYSE:STD
Current Return : 12%
Buy Price: $7.52
Current Price: $8.46
Industry: European Banking



FedEx
NYSE:FDX
Current Return : 11%
Buy Price: $83.51
Current Price: $92.99
Industry: Delivery & Freight Services


Arcos Dorados
NYSE:ARCO
Current Return : 5%
Buy Price: $20.53
Current Price: $21.56
Industry: Restaurants


Hershey
NYSE:HSY
Current Return : -1%
Buy Price: $61.78
Current Price: $60.86
Industry: Consumer Staples

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