Apple sells off despite Street-beating earnings, iPhone sales >>> READ MORE

5 Best and Worst S&P 500 Stocks of 2011

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

    View All  

Special Mention: Bank of America, -58.4%

Bank of AmericaFinally, honorable mention goes to a stock that barely missed the worst list, Bank of America (NYSE:BAC). BAC shares were down 58.4% through the first 11 months of the year, which put it sixth on the worst list. The widely held stock was the poster child for financials — a sector that suffered mightily in an über-volatile 2011.

As of this writing, Jim Woods did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned stocks. Check out’s other looks back at 2011 and ahead to 2012 here.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media,

©2016 InvestorPlace Media, LLC

Comments are currently unavailable. Please check back soon.