Who's Hot

October 2003
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/6/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 38, p15
Trade Publication
Lists the best performing brokerage and bank stocks ranked by performance. Week-on-week percentage change, as of October 1, 2003; Earnings per share; Price-earnings ratio; Year-to-date change; 52-week high and low.


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