Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) has experienced positive growth in recent months after a minor dip around March of 2020. AMD significantly outperformed the S&P 500, rising by approximately 90% compared to the S&P’s gain of about 12.6%. The semiconductor company was recently added to the WhaleWisdom Index on November 16, 2020.
American Express Co. (AXP) has traveled a rocky path in 2020, with some growth spurts over the past six months. The stock has trailed the S&P 500, falling by about 15.7% compared to the S&P 500’s gain of about 7.8%. Despite American Express’s 2020 struggles, the leading provider of credit cards and card network services was added to the WhaleWisdom’s WhaleIndex on August 17, 2020.
Upwork Global, Inc.’s (UPWK) stock has advanced sharply in 2020 after a rocky start. The provider of online recruitment services was recently added to the WhaleWisdom Whale Index on August 17, 2020. The addition was due to hedge funds that were actively buying the stock in the second quarter. As a result, Upwork has overall outperformed the S&P 500 year-to-date, rising by approximately 56.5% in comparison to the S&P’s gain of about 2.1%.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) stock has suffered starting in March and April due to the coronavirus pandemic. Still, Hilton was added to the WhaleWisdom Index on August 17, 2020, despite the stock falling roughly 21.2% on the year. It is a steep loss for the shares, while the S&P 500 has outperformed, gaining approximately 3.4%.
Adobe Systems Inc.’s (ADBE) stock has steadily advanced over the past five months, with the shares rising by about 50% since the start of 2020, outperforming the S&P 500’s gain of approximately 6.9%.