Stocks with best trends & most momentum  Starts at $49.99/Mo Subscribe ➞
Terms & Conditions 12Stocks.com - Best Performing Stocks
         Login     Sign Up

Best S&P 500 Stocks

"Discover best trending S&P 500 stocks with 12Stocks.com."
  - Subu Vdaygiri, Founder, 12Stocks.com

Quick: S&P 500 Stocks Lists: Performances & Trends, S&P 500 Stock Charts
Sort S&P 500 stocks: Daily, Weekly, Year-to-Date, Market Cap & Trends.
Filter S&P 500 stocks list by sector: Show all, Tech, Finance, Energy, Staples, Retail, Industrial, Materials, Utilities and HealthCare

On this page, you will find the most comprehensive analysis of S&P 500 stocks and ETFs - from latest trends to performances to charts - for investing & trading. Explore!
12Stocks.com S&P 500 Stocks Performances & Trends Daily Report

 S&P 500 Year To Date (YTD) Returns: 3.8 %
 S&P 500 Weekly Performance: 0.33 %
 S&P 500 Daily Performance: -1.25 %
12Stocks.com
Short Term Trend for S&P 500
25 / 100
October 19, 2018 - Although long and mid term trends for S&P 500 index are not good, the short term trends are improving.

The overall Smart Investing & Trading Score is 25 (0-bearish to 100-bullish) which puts S&P 500 index in short term bearish to neutral trend.

The Smart Investing & Trading Score from previous trading session is 45 and hence a deterioration of trend.
Here are the Smart Investing & Trading Scores of the most requested S&P 500 stocks at 12Stocks.com (click stock name for detailed review):

Consider signing up for our daily 12Stocks.com "Best Stocks Newsletter". You will never ever miss a big stock move again!


12Stocks.com: Top Performing S&P 500 Index Stocks
Hot S&P 500 Stocks of 2018 We try to spot trends by analyzing the performances of various stocks or components within S&P 500 Index and try to find best performing stocks. The movers and shakers. The winners and losers.

The top performing S&P 500 Index stocks year to date are
Advanced Micro[159%] ABIOMED [106%] Fortinet [87%]
Netflix [81%] Advance Auto[63%] WellCare Health[58%]
HCA Holdings[55%] Amazon.com [51%] Boston Scientific[51%]
Chipotle Mexican[49%] Discovery [48%] Illumina [47%]
View complete list of S&P 500 stocks by year-to-date performance

Now, more recently, over last week, the top performing S&P 500 Index stocks on the move are
L3 Technologies[11.5%] Omnicom [11.1%] Harris [10.2%]
United Continental[8.7%] Viacom [7.5%] Progressive [7.4%]
Philip Morris[6.5%] Invesco [6.3%] Genuine Parts[6.2%]
Morgan Stanley[6%] Xerox [5.8%] AmerisourceBergen [5.5%]
View complete list of S&P 500 stocks by weekly performance

Unfortunately not all S&P 500 stocks have done well this year. Investors of these stocks hope they have seen the worst and hope that these stocks are set to bounce back. The bearish stocks in this index year to date (YTD) are
Aflac [-50%] L Brands[-49%] Newell Brands[-46%]
DENTSPLY SIRONA[-46%] Coty [-46%] Pentair [-45%]
Mohawk Industries[-45%] Invesco [-42%] Affiliated Managers[-40%]
American Airlines[-38%] Goodyear Tire[-37%] Whirlpool [-37%]
.
Investors can get enhanced performance by riding the current stock trends. Using complex algorithms, 12Stocks.com has come up with Smart Investing & Trading Scores (on 0-bearish to 100-bullish scale) to identify best trending stocks. Top trending S&P 500 stocks are
Genuine Parts[100] Philip Morris[100] Progressive [100]
Tyson Foods[100] CBOE Holdings[100] Omnicom [100]
Anthem [100] American Water[100] Hormel Foods[100]
CME [100] First [100] Alliant [100]
View complete list of S&P 500 stocks by 12Stocks.com trends

12Stocks.com: Investing in S&P 500 Index with Stocks
The following table helps investors and traders sort through current performance and trends (as measured by Smart Investing & Trading Score) of various stocks in the S&P 500 Index.

Quick View: Move mouse or cursor over stock symbol (ticker) to view short-term technical chart and over stock name to view long term chart. Click on to add stock symbol to your watchlist and to view watchlist. Click on any ticker or stock name for detailed market intelligence report for that stock.

12Stocks.com Performance of Stocks in S&P 500 Index

TickerStock NameWatchlistCategoryRecent PriceSmart Investing & Trading ScoreChange %YTD Change%
GPCGenuine Parts Services & Goods100.771005.72%6.06%
PMPhilip Morris Consumer Staples87.621003.52%-17.07%
PGRProgressive  Financials71.791001.61%27.47%
TSNTyson Foods Consumer Staples62.391000.69%-23.04%
CBOECBOE Holdings Financials103.351000.65%-17.05%
OMCOmnicom  Services & Goods76.171000.63%4.59%
ANTMAnthem  Health Care281.301000.62%25.02%
AWKAmerican Water Utilities 90.461000.57%-1.13%
HRLHormel Foods Consumer Staples41.121000.51%12.98%
CMECME  Financials181.921000.34%24.56%
FEFirst  Utilities 38.051000.29%24.27%
LNTAlliant  Utilities 43.301000.10%1.61%
WECWEC  Utilities 69.271000.01%4.28%
SBUXStarbucks  Services & Goods58.63100-0.78%2.09%
WBAWalgreens Boots Services & Goods76.60100-0.49%5.48%
ABCAmerisourceBergen  Services & Goods93.38100-0.45%1.70%
CNCCentene  Health Care145.93950.42%44.66%
WMTWal-Mart Stores Services & Goods96.1695-0.41%-2.62%
MKCMcCormick &  Consumer Staples137.4995-0.21%34.91%
ETREntergy  Utilities 82.5995-0.06%1.47%
BLLBall  Services & Goods46.1995-0.02%22.03%
ORealty Income Financials57.9293-0.21%1.58%
KMIKinder Morgan Energy17.9493-0.06%-0.72%
VIABViacom  Services & Goods33.73930.97%9.46%
NEENextEra  Utilities 171.51900.42%9.81%
For chart view version of above stock list: Chart View ➞
0 - 25 , 25 - 50 , 50 - 75 , 75 - 100 , 100 - 125 , 125 - 150 , 150 - 175 , 175 - 200 , 200 - 225 , 225 - 250 , 250 - 275 , 275 - 300 , 300 - 325 , 325 - 350 , 350 - 375 , 375 - 400 , 400 - 425 , 425 - 450 , 450 - 475 , 475 - 500
Click To Change The Sort Order: By Market Cap or Company Size
Performance: Year-to-date, Week and Day
Get the most comprehensive stock market coverage daily at 12Stocks.com ➞
Best Stocks Today ➞
Best Stocks Weekly ➞
Best Stocks Year-to-Date ➞
Best Stocks Trends ➞



Best Stocks Today
12Stocks.com


Best Nasdaq Stocks ➞
Best S&P 500 Stocks ➞
Best Tech Stocks ➞
Best Biotech Stocks ➞
Detailed Overview of S&P 500 Stocks
S&P 500 Technical Overview, Leaders & Laggards, Top S&P 500 ETF Funds & Detailed S&P 500 Stocks List, Charts, Trends & More

S&P 500: Technical Analysis, Trends & YTD Performance
S&P 500 index as represented by SPY, an exchange-traded fund [ETF], holds basket of five hundred (mostly largecap) stocks from across all major sectors of the US stock market.

The S&P 500 index (contains stocks like Apple and Exxon) is up by 3.77% and is currently outperforming the overall market by 0.62% year-to-date. Below is a quick view of technical charts and trends:

SPY Weekly Chart
Long Term Trend: Not Good
Medium Term Trend: Not Good

SPY Daily Chart
Short Term Trend: Very Good
Overall Trend Score: 25
YTD Performance: 3.77%
**Trend Scores & Views Are Only For Educational Purposes And Not For Investing

12Stocks.com: Investing in S&P 500 Index using Exchange Traded Funds
The following table shows list of key exchange traded funds (ETF) that help investors track S&P 500 index.

The following list also includes leveraged ETF funds that track twice or thrice the daily returns of S&P 500 indices. Short or inverse ETF funds move in the opposite direction to the index they track and are useful during market pullbacks or during bear markets.

Quick View: Move mouse or cursor over ETF symbol (ticker) to view short-term technical chart and over ETF name to view long term chart. Click on ticker or stock name for detailed view. Click on to add stock symbol to your watchlist and to view watchlist.

12Stocks.com List of ETFs that track S&P 500 Index

TickerETF NameWatchlistRecent PriceSmart Investing & Trading ScoreChange %Week %Year-to-date %
SPYSPDR S&P 500 ETF 276.9125-1.250.333.77%
IVViShares Core S&P 500 278.4518-1.450.093.57%
VOOVanguard 500 ETF 254.0418-1.420.23.57%
OEFiShares S&P 100 123.5418-1.55-0.324.13%
SSOProShares Ultra S&P500 114.9025-2.77-0.065%
UPROProShares UltraPro S&P500 48.5425-4.69-0.293.96%
SPXLDirexion Daily S&P500 Bull 3X ETF 46.1025-4.41-0.263.99%
SHProShares Short S&P500 28.73881.560.02-4.8%
SDSProShares UltraShort S&P500 36.50802.930.08-10.91%
SPXUProShares UltraPro Short S&P500 37.15703.96-0.55-18.13%
SPXSDirexion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3X ETF 24.60754.28-0.73-17.89%
 Smart Investing & Trading Score (0-Bearish to 100-Bullish)
12Stocks.com: Charts, Trends, Fundamental Data and Performances of S&P 500 Stocks
We now take in-depth look at all S&P 500 stocks including charts, multi-period performances and overall trends (as measured by Smart Investing & Trading Score).

One can sort S&P 500 stocks (click link to choose) by Daily, Weekly and by Year-to-Date performances. Also, one can sort by size of the company or by market capitalization.
Select Your Default Chart Type:
Long Term Chart Daily Chart Weekly Chart 
Long Term Chart (Default)
Weekly Chart Example
Daily Chart Example
Click on stock symbol or name for detailed view. Click on to add stock symbol to your watchlist and to view watchlist. Quick View: Move mouse or cursor over "Daily" to quickly view daily technical stock chart and over "Weekly" to view weekly technical stock chart.

Stock Chart of Genuine Parts CompanyGPC Genuine Parts Company
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Specialty Retail, Other
MarketCap: 13902.3 Millions
Recent Price: 100.77    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 5.72%    
Day Change: 5.45
Week Change: 6.21%    
Year-to-date Change: 6.1%
GPC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add GPC to Watchlist:       View:      Get GPC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Philip Morris International Inc.PM Philip Morris International Inc.
Sector: Consumer Staples
SubSector: Cigarettes
MarketCap: 174363 Millions
Recent Price: 87.62    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 3.52%    
Day Change: 2.98
Week Change: 6.52%    
Year-to-date Change: -17.1%
PM Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add PM to Watchlist:       View:      Get PM Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of The Progressive CorporationPGR The Progressive Corporation
Sector: Financials
SubSector: Property & Casualty Insurance
MarketCap: 23212.9 Millions
Recent Price: 71.79    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 1.61%    
Day Change: 1.14
Week Change: 7.37%    
Year-to-date Change: 27.5%
PGR Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add PGR to Watchlist:       View:      Get PGR Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Tyson Foods, Inc.TSN Tyson Foods, Inc.
Sector: Consumer Staples
SubSector: Meat Products
MarketCap: 22077.4 Millions
Recent Price: 62.39    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.69%    
Day Change: 0.43
Week Change: 3.45%    
Year-to-date Change: -23.0%
TSN Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add TSN to Watchlist:       View:      Get TSN Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of CBOE Holdings, Inc.CBOE CBOE Holdings, Inc.
Sector: Financials
SubSector: Diversified Investments
MarketCap: 6523.93 Millions
Recent Price: 103.35    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.65%    
Day Change: 0.67
Week Change: 3.2%    
Year-to-date Change: -17.1%
CBOE Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CBOE to Watchlist:       View:      Get CBOE Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Omnicom Group Inc.OMC Omnicom Group Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Advertising Agencies
MarketCap: 20033.8 Millions
Recent Price: 76.17    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.63%    
Day Change: 0.48
Week Change: 11.05%    
Year-to-date Change: 4.6%
OMC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add OMC to Watchlist:       View:      Get OMC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Anthem, Inc.ANTM Anthem, Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 44670.5 Millions
Recent Price: 281.30    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.62%    
Day Change: 1.72
Week Change: 3.62%    
Year-to-date Change: 25.0%
ANTM Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add ANTM to Watchlist:       View:      Get ANTM Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of American Water Works Company, Inc.AWK American Water Works Company, Inc.
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Water Utilities
MarketCap: 13745.2 Millions
Recent Price: 90.46    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.57%    
Day Change: 0.51
Week Change: 3.12%    
Year-to-date Change: -1.1%
AWK Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add AWK to Watchlist:       View:      Get AWK Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Hormel Foods CorporationHRL Hormel Foods Corporation
Sector: Consumer Staples
SubSector: Meat Products
MarketCap: 18457.6 Millions
Recent Price: 41.12    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.51%    
Day Change: 0.21
Week Change: 3.55%    
Year-to-date Change: 13.0%
HRL Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add HRL to Watchlist:       View:      Get HRL Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of CME Group Inc.CME CME Group Inc.
Sector: Financials
SubSector: Investment Brokerage - National
MarketCap: 42395.4 Millions
Recent Price: 181.92    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.34%    
Day Change: 0.62
Week Change: 3.02%    
Year-to-date Change: 24.6%
CME Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CME to Watchlist:       View:      Get CME Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of FirstEnergy Corp.FE FirstEnergy Corp.
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 13906.2 Millions
Recent Price: 38.05    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.29%    
Day Change: 0.11
Week Change: 2.16%    
Year-to-date Change: 24.3%
FE Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add FE to Watchlist:       View:      Get FE Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Alliant Energy CorporationLNT Alliant Energy Corporation
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 9000.49 Millions
Recent Price: 43.30    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.10%    
Day Change: 0.05
Week Change: 1.91%    
Year-to-date Change: 1.6%
LNT Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add LNT to Watchlist:       View:      Get LNT Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of WEC Energy Group, Inc.WEC WEC Energy Group, Inc.
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 19037 Millions
Recent Price: 69.27    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.01%    
Day Change: 0.01
Week Change: 2.64%    
Year-to-date Change: 4.3%
WEC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add WEC to Watchlist:       View:      Get WEC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Starbucks CorporationSBUX Starbucks Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Specialty Eateries
MarketCap: 80443.8 Millions
Recent Price: 58.63    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: -0.78%    
Day Change: -0.46
Week Change: 3.84%    
Year-to-date Change: 2.1%
SBUX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add SBUX to Watchlist:       View:      Get SBUX Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.WBA Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Drug Stores
MarketCap: 92267.6 Millions
Recent Price: 76.60    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: -0.49%    
Day Change: -0.38
Week Change: 4.25%    
Year-to-date Change: 5.5%
WBA Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add WBA to Watchlist:       View:      Get WBA Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of AmerisourceBergen CorporationABC AmerisourceBergen Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Drugs Wholesale
MarketCap: 19508.4 Millions
Recent Price: 93.38    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: -0.45%    
Day Change: -0.42
Week Change: 5.53%    
Year-to-date Change: 1.7%
ABC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add ABC to Watchlist:       View:      Get ABC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Centene CorporationCNC Centene Corporation
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 11989.1 Millions
Recent Price: 145.93    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 95
Day Percent Change: 0.42%    
Day Change: 0.61
Week Change: 3.65%    
Year-to-date Change: 44.7%
CNC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CNC to Watchlist:       View:      Get CNC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.WMT Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Discount, Variety Stores
MarketCap: 216163 Millions
Recent Price: 96.16    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 95
Day Percent Change: -0.41%    
Day Change: -0.40
Week Change: 1.42%    
Year-to-date Change: -2.6%
WMT Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add WMT to Watchlist:       View:      Get WMT Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of McCormick & Company, IncorporatedMKC McCormick & Company, Incorporated
Sector: Consumer Staples
SubSector: Processed & Packaged Goods
MarketCap: 12711.3 Millions
Recent Price: 137.49    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 95
Day Percent Change: -0.21%    
Day Change: -0.29
Week Change: 3.44%    
Year-to-date Change: 34.9%
MKC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add MKC to Watchlist:       View:      Get MKC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Entergy CorporationETR Entergy Corporation
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 13467 Millions
Recent Price: 82.59    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 95
Day Percent Change: -0.06%    
Day Change: -0.05
Week Change: 1.46%    
Year-to-date Change: 1.5%
ETR Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add ETR to Watchlist:       View:      Get ETR Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Ball CorporationBLL Ball Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Packaging & Containers
MarketCap: 13049.3 Millions
Recent Price: 46.19    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 95
Day Percent Change: -0.02%    
Day Change: -0.01
Week Change: 4.64%    
Year-to-date Change: 22.0%
BLL Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add BLL to Watchlist:       View:      Get BLL Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Realty Income CorporationO Realty Income Corporation
Sector: Financials
SubSector: REIT - Retail
MarketCap: 15252.9 Millions
Recent Price: 57.92    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 93
Day Percent Change: -0.21%    
Day Change: -0.12
Week Change: 3.69%    
Year-to-date Change: 1.6%
O Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add O to Watchlist:       View:      Get O Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Kinder Morgan, Inc.KMI Kinder Morgan, Inc.
Sector: Energy
SubSector: Oil & Gas Pipelines
MarketCap: 47837.4 Millions
Recent Price: 17.94    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 93
Day Percent Change: -0.06%    
Day Change: -0.01
Week Change: 2.54%    
Year-to-date Change: -0.7%
KMI Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add KMI to Watchlist:       View:      Get KMI Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Viacom, Inc.VIAB Viacom, Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Entertainment - Diversified
MarketCap: 17793.7 Millions
Recent Price: 33.73    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 93
Day Percent Change: 0.97%    
Day Change: 0.33
Week Change: 7.47%    
Year-to-date Change: 9.5%
VIAB Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add VIAB to Watchlist:       View:      Get VIAB Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of NextEra Energy, Inc.NEE NextEra Energy, Inc.
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 61636.9 Millions
Recent Price: 171.51    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 90
Day Percent Change: 0.42%    
Day Change: 0.72
Week Change: 1.27%    
Year-to-date Change: 9.8%
NEE Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add NEE to Watchlist:       View:      Get NEE Trend Analysis ➞

For tabular summary view of above stock list: Summary View ➞
0 - 25 , 25 - 50 , 50 - 75 , 75 - 100 , 100 - 125 , 125 - 150 , 150 - 175 , 175 - 200 , 200 - 225 , 225 - 250 , 250 - 275 , 275 - 300 , 300 - 325 , 325 - 350 , 350 - 375 , 375 - 400 , 400 - 425 , 425 - 450 , 450 - 475 , 475 - 500
Click To Change The Sort Order: By Market Cap or Company Size
Performance: Year-to-date, Week and Day
Select Chart Type:
Long Term   Daily   Weekly   


     Best Performing Stocks of 2018 Across Global Stock Markets

Best Stocks Today
12Stocks.com
 

© 2018 12Stocks.com       Terms & Conditions   Privacy   Contact Us
All Information Provided Only For Education And Not To Be Used For Investing or Trading. See Terms & Conditions

 WatchListmy12Stocks
Best Stocks Today