#1 - Priceline.com (PCLN)Recommended by: Louis Navellier, editor of Blue Chip Growth
Return for August: +30% vs. -4% for the Dow Jones
Priceline.com (PCLN - Get Report) reported blowout second-quarter earnings at the beginning of the month, with EPS that totaled $3.09 per share, compared with the $2.65 per share analysts were expecting. Priceline.com allows buyers to name their own price for everything from airline tickets to rental cars to cruises. With its patented business model, Priceline is connecting with cash-strapped consumers right now.