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Zacks #1 Stocks on the Move 07/25/2014

Company Name Symbol %Change
CASTLE BRAND ROX
20.00%
NEWPARK RESO NR
14.92%
ROYAL BK SC- RBS
10.73%
ECHO GLOBAL ECHO
7.71%
UNIVL HLTH S UHS
6.86%

Zacks Rank Performance

Following the Zacks Rank has proved to be very profitable. Since 1988, a portfolio constructed of Zacks #1 Rank stocks has generated an average annual return of 26%. Comparatively, the S&P 500 has only returned 10% over the same period.

Zacks Rank - Annual Returns

Zacks Rank Performance Summary - Monthly Rebalancing
Year #1 Rank #2 Rank #3 Rank #4 Rank #5 Rank S&P 500
1988 39.18% 29.69% 20.79% 19.13% 18.39% 16.20%
1989 39.58% 26.84% 15.85% 9.55% -5.10% 31.70%
1990 -2.64% -13.69% -21.32% -23.85% -34.71% -3.10%
1991 81.36% 56.80% 45.98% 36.60% 34.35% 30.40%
1992 40.97% 29.63% 18.04% 12.24% 17.31% 7.51%
1993 45.26% 26.86% 14.78% 8.59% 9.54% 10.07%
1994 12.73% 5.15% -3.56% -11.14% -10.90% 0.59%
1995 52.56% 46.84% 30.63% 17.35% 9.11% 36.31%
1996 40.93% 28.60% 16.07% 7.71% 8.02% 22.36%
1997 43.91% 33.87% 22.93% 10.17% 3.05% 33.25%
1998 19.52% 12.92% -3.47% -8.77% -14.84% 28.57%
1999 45.92% 35.53% 31.02% 18.46% 17.69% 21.03%
2000 14.31% -1.47% -17.75% -19.52% -3.95% -9.10%
2001 24.27% 11.70% 14.09% 17.93% 20.20% -11.88%
2002 1.22% -14.51% -19.39% -23.50% -17.59% -22.10%
2003 67.03% 71.02% 66.69% 57.34% 55.99% 28.69%
2004 28.71% 23.26% 18.51% 11.92% 16.63% 10.87%
2005 18.80% 12.01% 6.54% -1.31% -5.08% 4.90%
2006 27.31% 26.63% 18.09% 15.17% 16.88% 15.80%
2007 19.71% 5.42% -4.34% -13.06% -23.90% 5.49%
2008 -40.41% -43.48% -48.70% -45.75% -50.95% -37.00%
2009 65.85% 82.46% 78.42% 59.91% 49.18% 26.46%
2010 28.98% 35.04% 27.89% 29.28% 27.18% 15.06%
2011 -10.21% -4.87% -13.56% -18.57% -21.39% 2.11%
2012 24.40% 17.26% 16.65% 6.78% 8.27% 16.00%
YTD 2013 13.27% 10.73% 8.63% 6.80% 7.95% 10.61%

Annual Average

26.27% 18.71% 10.12% 4.32% 2.16% 9.93%

2012 returns are for the period of Jan 1-Mar 31, 2013

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