List of the 40 best performing S&P 1500 and S&P 500 since the bull market began on March 9th, 2009

If You Like 10-Baggers…


Below is a list of the 40 best performing S&P 1500 (current members) stocks since the bull market began on March 9th, 2009.  If you like looking at big winners, this list is for you.  As shown, all 40 stocks are up more than 1,400% (a “14-bagger“), and 24 are up more than 2,000% (a “20-bagger”).  There are even three stocks up more than 5,000% (a “50-bagger”)! The best performing stock currently in the S&P 1500 since the bull market began is Select Comfort (SCSS), which is up 7,864%.  As shown, on 3/9/09, SCSS closed at $0.25.  Today it is at $19.91. CalAmp (CAMP) is up the second-most with a gain of 5,888%, followed by 3D printing company 3D Systems (DDD) at 5,615%. The list above includes largecaps, midcaps and smallcaps, but below is a list of just the best performing largecaps (current S&P 500 members) since the bull market began.  As shown, there are 13 current S&P 500 members that have been “10-baggers” (gained more than 1,000%) since March 9th, 2009.  Regeneron (REGN) is up the most with a gain of 2,197%, followed by Wyndham Worldwide (WYN) at 2,030%.  CBS is up the third most with a gain of 1,796%.  On 3/9/09, CBS was a $3 stock — now it’s at $58.60. Some of the more notable name on the list below include (PCLN) with a gain of 1,301%, Wynn Resorts (WYNN) at 1,263%, Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) at 987%, Ford Motor (F) at 858% (F was at $1.74 on 3/9/09!) and Netflix (NFLX) at 763%.

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Kee Koon Boon (“KB”) is the co-founder and director of HERO Investment Management which provides specialized fund management and investment advisory services to the ARCHEA Asia HERO Innovators Fund (, the only Asian SMID-cap tech-focused fund in the industry. KB is an internationally featured investor rooted in the principles of value investing for over a decade as a fund manager and analyst in the Asian capital markets who started his career at a boutique hedge fund in Singapore where he was with the firm since 2002 and was also part of the core investment committee in significantly outperforming the index in the 10-year-plus-old flagship Asian fund. He was also the portfolio manager for Asia-Pacific equities at Korea’s largest mutual fund company. Prior to setting up the H.E.R.O. Innovators Fund, KB was the Chief Investment Officer & CEO of a Singapore Registered Fund Management Company (RFMC) where he is responsible for listed Asian equity investments. KB had taught accounting at the Singapore Management University (SMU) as a faculty member and also pioneered the 15-week course on Accounting Fraud in Asia as an official module at SMU. KB remains grateful and honored to be invited by Singapore’s financial regulator Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to present to their top management team about implementing a world’s first fact-based forward-looking fraud detection framework to bring about benefits for the capital markets in Singapore and for the public and investment community. KB also served the community in sharing his insights in writing articles about value investing and corporate governance in the media that include Business Times, Straits Times, Jakarta Post, Manual of Ideas, Investopedia, TedXWallStreet. He had also presented in top investment, banking and finance conferences in America, Italy, Sydney, Cape Town, HK, China. He has trained CEOs, entrepreneurs, CFOs, management executives in business strategy & business model innovation in Singapore, HK and China.

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