Making Money with Stocks (Sorted by Current Value)


Here is a table of sorted current values (highest to lowest) of a $1,000 investment made 10 years ago for 85 stocks. Some stocks turned the $1,000 investment into huge profits. Other stocks produced more modest returns or lost money.

Making Money with 85 Stocks

Stock & Return Details*

Current Value
(A_Z)

Tesla$138,427
NVDIA$44,557
Netflix$29,073
Advanced Micro Devices$23,810
ProShares UltraPro QQQ$21,167
Broadcom$18,365
Lam Research$15,301
Adobe Systems$11,350
Micron Technology$10,625
Microsoft$10,491
Amazon$10,027
Applied Materials$9,597
Shopify$8,868
Moderna$8,347
Texas Instruments$7,807
iShares Semiconductor ETF$7,784
Lowe's$7,675
Apple$7,627
Mastercard$7,570
VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF$7,539
Costco$6,763
Morgan Stanley$6,336
Visa$6,316
Home Depot$6,042
Marvell Technology$5,724
Alphabet$5,700
CSX$5,381
CME Group$5,241
Nike$4,959
Invesco QQQ Trust$4,731
Union Pacific$4,671
Bank of America$4,431
Ulta Beauty$4,393
Intercontinental Exchange$4,235
salesforce.com$4,026
Starbucks$3,894
Regeneron$3,803
Amgen$3,713
JPMorgan Chase$3,700
McDonald's$3,661
Goldman Sachs$3,442
Genuine Parts$3,427
Target$3,416
SPDR S&P 500 ETF$3,277
Roku$3,237
TJX Companies$3,232
PepsiCo$3,218
Berkshire Hathaway$3,197
Cisco Systems$3,183
Invesco Hi Yd Dividend Achievers ETF$3,110
Johnson & Johnson$3,107
Pfizer$2,777
Merck & Co$2,739
Bristol-Myers Squibb$2,724
Protor & Gamble$2,656
Boeing$2,621
PayPal$2,603
Clorox$2,601
Gilead Sciences$2,446
ProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF$2,420
Walt Disney Co$2,374
Ford Motor Company$2,297
Wal-Mart$2,253
General Motors$2,192
Coca-Cola$2,192
ARK Innovation ETF$2,161
Chevron$2,049
Intel$1,852
Colgate-Palmolive$1,833
Citigroup$1,782
Wells Fargo$1,673
Exxon Mobil$1,595
Verizon$1,420
Biogen$1,313
Teladoc Health$1,196
AT&T$1,071
Zoom$1,013
Freeport-McMoRan$864
Snowflake$692
Spotify$675
General Electric$513
Unity Software$434
Barrick Gold$414
Coinbase Global$275
Meta Platforms$0
Current value results use monthly closing prices adjusted for splits and dividends from Alpha Vantage as of Sep-02-2022.

*Note: If a stock has less than 10 years of price data, the current value is based on all years of price data from Alpha Vantage. Values are based on the most recent monthy closing prices from Alpha Vantage. Prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. The Return Details table uses the most recent monthly closes.

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