8. Analysts International ( ANLY) Company Profile: Analysts International is an IT services staffing firm. Shares of Analysts International popped in late February after the company reassured investors by saying it expects to maintain profitability in fiscal 2011. Shares dipped in May after the company's chief financial officer resigned, shares climbed to a 52-week high in November on the back of the company's third-quarter financial results, which saw revenue up 11% from a year ago and net income up sharply to $1.8 million from only $600,000 in the third quarter of 2010. Share Price: $4.92 (Dec. 2) 2011 Total Return: 100% Analyst Ratings: Despite the name, no research analyst follows Analysts International. TheStreet Ratings has a "buy" rating on Analysts International after upgrading the stock in November. The company's low profit margins are counterbalanced by "its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures."