5 Best Performing US Stocks of 2016

Commodities and pharmaceutical companies in the US were among the best performing stocks last year thanks to the rising oil price and a Trump win

Karen Kwok 4 January, 2017 | 3:46PM

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Weatherford International (WFT)

Return in 2016: 7.2%

Weatherford provides a portfolio of oil and gas equipment and services, with offerings catering to all geographies and different types of oilfields. 

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
AmerisourceBergen Corp107.76 USD2.72
Gap Inc22.59 USD-0.09
Lumen Technologies Inc Ordinary Shares11.17 USD0.72
United States Steel Corp18.91 USD-1.66
Weatherford International PLC6.92 USD-7.66

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Karen Kwok

Karen Kwok  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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