Portfolio of Diet (Weight Loss) Stocks

The following table lists 7 diet (weight loss) stocks.

7 Diet (Weight Loss) Stocks

Stock Returns & Price Chart


Recent Prices &
Annualized Return

Arena PharmaceuticalsARNA
GNC HoldingsGNC
Nature's Sunshine ProductsNATR
Price data from Quandl as of most recent close.

To inspect the performance of the Diet (Weight Loss) Stocks portfolio, see the chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.

The 5 stocks included in the portfolio computations are: ARNA, HLF, MED, NTRI and VVUS. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $2,000.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing monthly price for the first date shown on the portfolio value chart below. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. GNC and NATR were excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.

The current value of a $10,000 investment is $21,630. The percent return is 116.30%. The annualized return is 8.62%.

Return Summary for Diet (Weight Loss) Stocks
Start DateApr-30-2010
Start Investment$10,000.00
End DateAug-23-2019
Current Value of Investment$21,629.99
Total Return116.30%
Annualized Return8.62%
Min DateSep-30-2010
Min Price$8,085.13
Max DateAug-31-2018
Max Price$31,198.14
# Values113
Number Returns6,328
Number Profitable Returns4,608
Percent Profitable Returns72.82%
Number Unprofitable Returns1,720
Percent Unprofitable Returns27.18%
Profitable to Unprofitable Returns Ratio2.68

NOTE: The stocks included in the tables and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.

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