Best-performing New Jersey stocks last week

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May 20, 2024
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Best-performing New Jersey stocks last week

Stacker compiled a list of the best-performing stocks in New Jersey last week using data from IEX Cloud. Stocks are ranked by the highest percent price change from May 10 to May 17. Stocks headquartered in New Jersey, listed on the Russell 3000 membership list, and a market cap over $5.0 billion on April 14th were considered. Both2 stocks that met the criteria in New Jersey were included in the list.

The highest performing stock on the list returned +6.8% last week. Read on to see which companies made the list.

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#22. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc (WH)

- Last week price change: -1.9% (-$1.38)
- Market cap: $5.7 billion
- Headquarters: Parsippany
- Sector: Accommodation and Food Services
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#21. NRG Energy (NRG)

- Last week price change: -1.6% (-$1.35)
- Market cap: $17.2 billion
- Headquarters: Princeton
- Sector: Utilities
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#20. American Water Works Co. (AWK)

- Last week price change: -1.3% (-$1.74)
- Market cap: $26.1 billion
- Headquarters: Camden
- Sector: Utilities
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#19. Avis Budget Group Inc (CAR)

- Last week price change: -0.9% (-$1.05)
- Market cap: $4.2 billion
- Headquarters: Parsippany
- Sector: Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
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#18. Church & Dwight Co. (CHD)

- Last week price change: -0.9% (-$0.92)
- Market cap: $26.0 billion
- Headquarters: Ewing
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#17. Catalent (CTLT)

- Last week price change: -0.8% (-$0.44)
- Market cap: $10.0 billion
- Headquarters: Somerset
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#16. New Jersey Resources Corporation (NJR)

- Last week price change: -0.5% (-$0.22)
- Market cap: $4.4 billion
- Headquarters: Belmar
- Sector: Utilities
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#15. Selective Insurance Group (SIGI)

- Last week price change: -0.4% (-$0.43)
- Market cap: $5.9 billion
- Headquarters: Branchville
- Sector: Finance and Insurance
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#14. Becton, Dickinson And Co. (BDX)

- Last week price change: +0.3% (+$0.63)
- Market cap: $68.3 billion
- Headquarters: Franklin Lakes
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#13. Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG)

- Last week price change: +0.7% (+$0.53)
- Market cap: $37.1 billion
- Headquarters: Newark
- Sector: Utilities
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#12. Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

- Last week price change: +0.9% (+$1.13)
- Market cap: $332.3 billion
- Headquarters: Kenilworth
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#11. Campbell Soup Co. (CPB)

- Last week price change: +1.1% (+$0.51)
- Market cap: $13.8 billion
- Headquarters: Camden
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#10. Universal Display Corp. (OLED)

- Last week price change: +1.2% (+$2.06)
- Market cap: $8.2 billion
- Headquarters: Ewing
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#9. Verisk Analytics Inc (VRSK)

- Last week price change: +1.3% (+$3.31)
- Market cap: $35.9 billion
- Headquarters: Jersey City
- Sector: Information
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#8. Burlington Stores Inc (BURL)

- Last week price change: +1.4% (+$2.74)
- Market cap: $12.3 billion
- Headquarters: Burlington
- Sector: Retail Trade
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#7. Prudential Financial (PRU)

- Last week price change: +2.1% (+$2.48)
- Market cap: $43.6 billion
- Headquarters: Newark
- Sector: Finance and Insurance
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#6. Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

- Last week price change: +2.2% (+$5.47)
- Market cap: $103.3 billion
- Headquarters: Roseland
- Sector: Information
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#5. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (CTSH)

- Last week price change: +2.7% (+$1.78)
- Market cap: $34.2 billion
- Headquarters: Teaneck
- Sector: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
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#4. Zoetis Inc (ZTS)

- Last week price change: +3.0% (+$5.02)
- Market cap: $79.4 billion
- Headquarters: Parsippany
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#3. Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

- Last week price change: +3.2% (+$4.73)
- Market cap: $372.2 billion
- Headquarters: New Brunswick
- Sector: Manufacturing
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#2. Quest Diagnostics (DGX)

- Last week price change: +4.3% (+$5.92)
- Market cap: $16.0 billion
- Headquarters: Secaucus
- Sector: Health Care and Social Assistance
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#1. Organon & Co. (OGN)

- Last week price change: +6.8% (+$1.38)
- Market cap: $5.6 billion
- Headquarters: Kenilworth
- Sector: Manufacturing

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