10 Best Stocks for 2013

The InvestorPlace 10 Best Stocks for 2013 includes 10 long-term investments from a group of money managers, market experts and financial journalists. The year-to-date returns below will be based on market close Monday, Dec. 31. Throughout the year, the contributors will regularly offer updates on the good, the bad and the unexpected as it relates to their best stock for 2013.

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Note: All returns reflect dividends paid across the year. Two Harbors also reflects returns and dividends from its April spinoff of Silver Bay Realty Trust.

  1. Daimler

    Daimler
    65%
    Return
    Buy Price: $52.79
    Ending Price: $86.92
    Industry: Auto & Truck Manufacturing

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  2. Mylan

    Mylan
    58%
    Return
    Buy Price: $27.45
    Ending Price: $43.40
    Industry: Generic Drugs

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  3. Intel

    Intel
    31%
    Return
    Buy Price: $19.83
    Ending Price: $25.96
    Industry: Semiconductors

    Latest News:

    Jeff Reeves
    Investor:
  4. Global X Funds Greece

    Global X Funds Greece
    25%
    Return
    Buy Price: $18.04
    Ending Price: $22.53
    Industry: Country Fund

    Latest News:

    Mebane Faber
    Investor:
  5. Qualcomm

    Qualcomm
    22%
    Return
    Buy Price: $60.68
    Ending Price: $74.25
    Industry: Communication Equipment

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  6. Sherwin-Williams

    Sherwin-Williams
    21%
    Return
    Buy Price: $152.09
    Ending Price: $183.50
    Industry: Specialty Chemicals

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  7. Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
    1%
    Return
    Buy Price: $8.93
    Ending Price: $9.06
    Industry: Heavy Construction

    Latest News:

    Greg Harmon
    Investor:
  8. Femsa

    Femsa
    0%
    Return
    Buy Price: $97.50
    Ending Price: $97.87
    Industry: Beverages

    Latest News:

    Jon Markman
    Investor:
  9. Two Harbors

    Two Harbors
    -1%
    Return
    Buy Price: $9.39
    Ending Price: $9.28
    Industry: REIT

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  10. Vale

    Vale
    -23%
    Return
    Buy Price: $19.87
    Ending Price: $15.25
    Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals

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