...CAPS is a 110,000-member investor community that rates thousands of stocks on whether they will outperform or underperform the market. While it's not a predictive service, in its first year of operation, the trailing returns of the stocks in the CAPS universe correlated precisely with their relative CAPS ranking. Top-rated four- and five- star stocks outperformed low-rated one- and two-star stocks.
Here are a few of the other newly beloved companies the CAPS screener found:
CAPS Rating January
CAPS Rating Today
AutoZone (NYSE: AZO)
KLA-Tencor (Nasdaq: KLAC)
Lowe's (NYSE: LOW)
Trina Solar (NYSE: TSL)
Source: Motley Fool CAPS; Morningstar.
*For next fiscal year.
Naturally, this is not a list of stocks to buy and sell -- just a starting point for further analysis. Investors have raised their outlook significantly on these companies, and it may mean there is still room to move....
*Please note, this ain't Value Line but if they can get the same kind of quintile results it will be worth watching.