Your Easy Guide To Credit Suisse's New Top Stocks List

For traders looking for stock ideas, it doesn’t get much better than having a team of sector experts pick the number one stock in each of roughly 50 market subsectors. However, that’s exactly what Credit Suisse did in its latest Top Picks report.

New No. 1's

The latest Top Picks report out this week has five new number one picks:

  • Homebuilding & Building Products top pick Jeld-Wen Holding Inc JELD.
  • Packaged Food top pick Hershey Co HSY.
  • Consumer Internet: Online Travel and eCommerce top pick Expedia Inc EXPE.
  • Software-Infrastructure/Security top pick Oracle Corporation ORCL.
  • Industrial Metals top pick First Quantum Minerals Limited FM.

Welcome To The Club

Overall, there were 13 total new names added to the current Top Stocks list:
  • Advanced Disposal Services Inc ADSW
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ALXN
  • Emera Inc EMA
  • Expedia Inc EXPE
  • Fastenal Company FAST
  • Johnson & Johnson JNJ
  • Mondelez International Inc MDLZ
  • MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc MSM
  • Oracle Corporation ORCL
  • Sarepta Therapeutics Inc SRPT
  • Select Energy Services Inc WTTR
  • Splunk Inc SPLK
  • Teck Resources Ltd (USA) TECK

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Thanks For Coming

At the same time, the new names also replaced 15 stocks that Credit Suisse removed from the previous Top Stocks list:

  • Apple Inc. AAPL
  • Aetna Inc AET
  • Brookefield Infrastructure Partners L.P. BIP
  • CIGNA Corporation CI
  • Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO
  • Commercial Metals Company CMC
  • Eaton Corporation, PLC Ordinary Shares ETN
  • Hormel Foods Corp HRL
  • Lundin Mining Corporation (USA) LUNMF
  • Nutanix Inc NTNX
  • PepsiCo, Inc. PEP
  • Priceline Group Inc PCLN
  • UnitedHealth Group Inc UNH
  • Weatherford International Plc WFT
  • WESCO International, Inc. WCC

Largest Upside

Finally, of the 123 stocks included in the Top Picks report, here are the five stocks with the most upside potential based on Credit Suisse’s price targets:

  • Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc HLX: 105.9 percent upside
  • Sarepta Therapeutics Inc SRPT: 73.3 percent upside
  • Golar LNG Limited (USA) GLNG: 68.8 percent upside
  • Enerplus Corp (USA) ERF: 54.1 percent upside
  • Voya Financial Inc VOYA: 49.8 percent upside

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