|S&P 500 WEEK TOP 10
(11 MAR -17 MAR)
|Ticker||Weekly Price Change (%)||Close Price 17Mar11||Close Price 11Mar11||Market Cap($Mil)|
|CONSOL Energy Inc.||CNX||13.8||55.33||52.48||12517.7|
|Peabody Energy Corp||BTU||11.1||70.12||69.35||18971.7|
|Range Resources Corp.||RRC||10.9||53.81||50.58||8636.0|
|Southwestern Energy Co||SWN||10.8||40.90||37.85||14223.1|
|First Solar Inc||FSLR||10.2||154.00||146.57||13227.8|
|Cabot Oil & Gas Corp||COG||9.4||48.17||46.30||5023.0|
|Massey Energy Co||MEE||5.9||63.15||65.33||6533.2|
|Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc.||FCX||5.1||52.00||51.71||48922.2|
|Pioneer Natural Resources Co||PXD||4.9||99.69||100.00||11609.1|
CONSOL Energy (NYSE: CNX) rose sharply on the assumption that the need for coal would rise after the nuclear accident in Japan. Range Resources (NYSE: RRC) rose for the same reason
Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) said it will redeem its 5.875% senior notes due 2016 on April 15, 2011, using its cash balance.
First Solar (NASDAQ: FSLR) was among solar stocks which moved up because of technology advances in the industry. The firm also said it would expand as it builds a $300 million facility in Arizona.
Douglas A. McIntyre