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Top Ten
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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Overall performance
  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 Bulls

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

Rank Company Stock price
Stock price
% change
in stock
1J. Jill Group Inc.17.503.94344.44
2Inverness Medical Technolgy26.056.81282.39
3Reebok International Ltd.24.869.25168.76
4Bostonfed Bancorp Inc.23.2011.06116.47
5Hancock John Financial Services Inc.38.4518.06114.90
6Liberty Financial Cos Inc.41.6019.81112.73
7Investors Financial Services Corp.58.6329.4499.39
8Capital Crossing Bank19.6310.0695.03
9Boston Private Financial Holdings17.759.5088.66
10Maxwell Shoe Co. Inc. (Class A)15.568.4484.44
11Genzyme General90.3350.1380.21
12Quaker Fabric Corp.8.314.6379.73
13Lifeline Systems Inc.16.389.1379.45
14CCBT Financial Companies Inc.21.8812.8876.60
15Bay St Bancorp Inc.28.9016.8175.01
16Cabot Corp.31.5030.5068.97
17Raytheon Co. (Class B)29.3817.7568.94
18Hingham Institution For Savings18.6311.7565.72
19Woronoco Bancorp15.509.6364.34
20Lawrence Savings Bank11.137.0063.57
21Perini Corp.7.254.4463.38
22Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc.36.6323.4156.48
23Warren Bancorp Inc.9.386.6353.84
24Harcourt General Inc.55.6737.2551.98
25Mystic Financial Inc.14.569.8851.05
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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