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10 Biggest Stock Market Successes of 2017

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Though it's not over yet, barring an unexpected catastrophe, 2017 will be remembered as a great year for the market. As of the latest look, the S&P 500 was up nearly 19% since the end of last year, and still going strong.

Not every name got on board with the rally though. Indeed, several surprising names tanked in 2017. Conversely, other names—many of which were also surprises—blazed a bullish trail for others to follow over the course of the past twelve months.

With that as the backdrop, here's a quick review of this year's most noteworthy stock market success stories for companies outside of the inherently volatile small-cap world. The look may not explore the 10 very biggest gains dished out in 2017, but this list does explore the big wins that many investors just didn't see coming.

In order from least to most…

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Prices and data are from the original InvestorPlace story published on Dec. 12. Click on ticker-symbol links in each slide for current prices and more.

This slide show is from InvestorPlace, not the Kiplinger editorial staff.

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