Recent indicators of economic health are leaving investors confused. On the one hand, the Philadelphia Federal Reserve reported that conditions in the region's manufacturing sector weakened in February. At the same time, the Conference Board's January index of leading economic indicators indicated an increase in January, the second-straight monthly increase.
The same up and down motion is also evident in some stocks. Natural and organic grocer
Whole Foods Market
jumped 35% on Thursday, topping Wall Street's expectations. Meanwhile
fell 8% after the company turned in gloomy fourth-quarter sales.
Either way, investors aren't happy, and the
closed at a six-year low.
With this in mind, we thought we'd take a look at some of the stocks people have been searching for on
and see what
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