The WSJ had a fun piece out yesterday showing the leading stock laggards on North American markets over the last 1-, 3-, 5-, and 10-years. Here are some quiz questions about these four laggard lists (highlight the area after the question to see the correct answer):
- How many of the four laggard lists are led by technology stocks? One, the 5-year list, which is led by JDSU, having turned in a -43.7% compound return.
- Which list includes the highest percentage of tech stocks? The 5-year list, in which 8 of the top 10 are techs, as are 15 ot the top 20.
- Did any company appear on all four lists? Yes, five companies made all four lists: General Motors, Ford, Interpublic, Tenet Healthcare, and Unisys