BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Technology stocks in the S&P 500 have generated an average gain of 16% in 2010, ranking as the third worst-performing industry group. But as the recovery ramps up next year, tech stocks may lead, analysts say. Value-focused Morningstar covers hundreds of technology stocks, but awards its highest five-star rating to only four.
12-Month Net Income Growth: 38%
Operating Profit Margin: 22%
Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.3
5-Year Average P/E: 20
Current P/E: 15