5 Best and Worst S&P 500 Stocks of 2011

A look at the biggest stock duds and market heroes of the year

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#2 Worst: First Solar, -63.5%

The nosedive in First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) could mean the sun has now officially set on solar stocks. The 63.5% plunge in FSLR shows how stocks can go from being a market darling one year — the way First Solar was in 2007 — to a market goat just a few short years later.

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