6. IDT Corp. ( IDT) Company Profile: IDT provides telecommunications services to consumers and businesses, wholesale carrier services and local, long distance and wireless phone services. Closing Price: $26.77 (Dec. 17) Total Return (YTD): 479% Developments in 2010: IDT shares finished out 2009 at $4.75 and rallied in 2010 on a myriad of positive news releases. In April, the company said it regained listing compliance with the New York Stock Exchange after it "significantly improved its operational and bottom-line performance during the eighteen month business plan period provided by the NYSE." IDT also improved its liquidity and overall financial condition, which pushed the stock higher to $10. In November, IDT announced a spin-off of its Genie Energy division while also authorizing a dividend of 22 cents a share. Shares popped to a 52-week high of $30.12 in December after reporting fiscal first-quarter financial results. Analyst Consensus: There are no analysts covering IDT shares.
Cost Plus (Nasdaq:CPWM) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $21.99, above its previous 52-week high of $21.97 with 584,014 shares traded as of 3:19 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 696,600 shares over the past 30 days.