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1. Teradyne Inc.
2. Analog Devices Inc.
3. LTX Corp.
4. EMC Corp.
5. Helix Tech. Corp.
6. ACT Manufacturing
7. Millipore Corp.
8. Talbots Inc.
9. Cytyc Corp.
10. FleetBoston

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  1. ACT Manuf.
  2. Provant Inc.
  3. Analog Devices
  4. Sapient Corp.
  5. Foilmark Inc.
Bulls and Bears
  1. J. Jill Group
  2. Inverness Medical
  3. Reebok Intl.
  4. Bostonfed Bancorp
  5. John Hancock
  1. Aztec Tech.
  2. Engage Inc.
  3. CMGI Inc.
  4. Telaxis Comm.
  5. NaviSite Inc.

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The Bears

Companies ranked by percent loss in stock price over a one-year period.

Rank Company Stock price
Stock price
% change
in stock
1CMGI Inc.2.54113.31-97.76
2MCK Communications Inc.2.1647.88-95.50
3Akamai Technologies Inc.8.56160.81-94.68
4Neon Communications Inc.5.0084.56-94.09
5Firepond Inc.2.5040.94-93.89
6GC Companies Inc.2.2334.75-93.58
7Ibasis Inc.3.0641.06-92.54
8Viant Corp.2.5033.50-92.54
9Sycamore Networks Inc.10.00129.00-92.25
10Switchboard Inc.2.9434.38-91.46
11Lifef/X Inc.3.0032.00-90.63
12Network Plus Corp.3.9140.50-90.36
13Artificial Life Inc.2.4424.00-89.84
14Wave Systems Corp. (Class A)4.5639.94-88.58
15Silverstream Software Inc.9.4773.88-87.18
16MRO Software Inc.8.0656.50-85.73
17CTC Communications Group Inc.6.3142.63-85.19
18Robotic Vision Systems Inc.2.4416.00-84.77
19Kopin Corp.5.7534.38-83.27
20Netsilicon Inc.3.6321.63-83.24
21Sapient Corp.7.1941.94-82.86
22Art Technology Group Inc.12.0065.69-81.73
23Polaroid Corp.4.2623.75-81.40
24Excelon Corp.2.1011.25-81.33
25Digitas Inc.4.68824.5-80.867
Company stock must have traded at $2 or higher per share on March 31, 2000; and must have traded on March 31, 2001. Source: Data compiled by Compustat


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