7. Goodyear Tire and Rubber (GT - Get Report) shares have risen 47% last month and 25% in 2011. The company is one of the biggest manufacturers of tires and other rubber products in the world. Its shares jumped almost 8% Friday, after it reported its third consecutive quarterly profit. Goodyear Tire and Rubber is benefiting from increased demand for new cars in the U.S. and abroad.
6. National Oil Well Varco's (NOV - Get Report) stock has soared 47.8% in October and 13% this year. It is one of the largest oil-rig and drilling-equipment suppliers in the oil and gas production industry and has a corner on the offshore oil drilling rig business.