Here are the top ten performing stocks in the S&P 500 index over the past 12 months. This index is a reflection of the strongest and biggest companies in the U.S. and these are the top ten performing stocks in price action out of the 500 names on the list. Regardless of opinions and predictions, these are currently ten of the strongest stocks over the past year in the stock market and great ones to study and possibly add to your own watch list. 

“It is one of the great paradoxes of the stock market that what seems too high usually goes higher and what seems too low usually goes lower.” – William O’Neil

Rolling one year returns:

  1. CMG Chipotle Mexican Grill +97.49%
  2. MKTX Marketaxess Holdings Inc +79.99%
  3. NVR NVR, Inc. +79.35%
  4. MLM Martin Marietta Materials +67.39%
  5. TDG TransDigm Group Inc. +55.90%
  6. CTAS Cintas Corporation +51.12%
  7. AZO AutoZone Inc. +50.75%
  8. FLT FleetCor Technologies Inc. +43.55%
  9. EQIX Equinix Inc. +40.23%
  10. TFX Teleflex Inc +37.39%