Making Money with Stocks


Here is a table of current values of a $1,000 investment made 10 years ago for 85 stocks listed in alphabetical order. Some stocks turned the $1,000 investment into huge profits. Other stocks produced more modest returns or lost money.

Making Money with 85 Stocks

Stock & Return

Symbol
& Snapshot

Current Value
(Sort)

Adobe Systems ADBE$9,766
Advanced Micro Devices AMD$33,991
Alphabet GOOGL$4,998
Amazon AMZN$7,957
Amgen AMGN$3,465
Apple AAPL$10,679
Applied Materials AMAT$10,068
ARK Innovation ETF ARKK$2,220
AT&T T$1,331
Bank of America BAC$3,759
Barrick Gold GOLD$763
Berkshire Hathaway BRK-A$3,083
Biogen BIIB$1,753
Boeing BA$3,313
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY$2,568
Broadcom AVGO$22,813
Chevron CVX$2,194
Cisco Systems CSCO$3,181
Citigroup C$1,499
Clorox CLX$2,255
CME Group CME$4,447
Coca-Cola KO$2,170
Coinbase Global COIN$277
Colgate-Palmolive CL$1,650
Costco COST$6,205
CSX CSX$4,872
Exxon Mobil XOM$1,946
Ford Motor Company F$1,632
Freeport-McMoRan FCX$1,684
General Electric GE$721
General Motors GM$1,880
Genuine Parts GPC$3,148
Gilead Sciences GILD$2,548
Goldman Sachs GS$2,880
Home Depot HD$5,993
Intel INTC$1,856
Intercontinental Exchange ICE$3,957
Invesco Hi Yd Dividend Achievers ETF PEY$3,122
Invesco QQQ Trust QQQ$4,922
iShares Semiconductor ETF SOXX$8,271
Johnson & Johnson JNJ$2,822
JPMorgan Chase JPM$3,768
Lam Research LRCX$14,278
Lowe's LOW$6,654
Marvell Technology MRVL$5,211
Mastercard MA$7,670
McDonald's MCD$3,623
Merck & Co MRK$3,603
Meta Platforms META$5,619
Micron Technology MU$7,551
Microsoft MSFT$10,934
Moderna MRNA$10,500
Morgan Stanley MS$5,428
Netflix NFLX$13,472
Nike NKE$5,292
NVDIA NVDA$71,191
PayPal PYPL$2,368
PepsiCo PEP$2,996
Pfizer PFE$2,426
ProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF NOBL$2,610
ProShares UltraPro QQQ TQQQ$21,047
Protor & Gamble PG$2,518
Regeneron REGN$4,538
Roku ROKU$2,946
salesforce.com CRM$4,061
Shopify SHOP$14,804
Snowflake SNOW$660
SPDR S&P 500 ETF SPY$3,264
Spotify SPOT$749
Starbucks SBUX$4,765
Target TGT$3,684
Teladoc Health TDOC$1,194
Tesla TSLA$78,126
Texas Instruments TXN$6,906
TJX Companies TJX$4,173
Ulta Beauty ULTA$5,912
Union Pacific UNP$3,738
Unity Software U$385
VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF SMH$8,032
Verizon VZ$1,418
Visa V$6,228
Wal-Mart WMT$2,551
Walt Disney Co DIS$2,203
Wells Fargo WFC$1,784
Zoom ZM$979
Current value results use monthly closing prices adjusted for splits
and dividends from Alpha Vantage as of Feb-01-2023.

*Note: If a stock has less than 10 years of price data, the current value is based on all years of price data from Alpha Vantage. Values are based on the most recent monthy closing prices from Alpha Vantage. Prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. The Return Details table uses the most recent monthly closes.

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