Kapitall Community: Most Bought and Sold Stocks of May

Looking to follow the trends of your fellow Kapitallists? Each month we list the most traded, purchased and sold stocks of the previous month, in addition to the most held stocks to date. You can also check the "what's hot" lists in the explore stocks section to see the most viewed stocks updated in real time.

So what do you think, are your fellow Kapitallists market Savvy? For the most bought stocks the list average 1-year return is 36% and up 39% this quarter. For the most sold, the list average 1-year return is 34% and up 35.49% this quarter.

In order, here are Kapitall's 10 most bought and sold stocks in May.

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MOST BOUGHT

 

1. Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles and advanced electric vehicle powertrain components. Market cap at $11.59B, most recent closing price at $97.35.

 

2. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Operates as a semiconductor company in the United States, Japan, China, and Europe. Market cap at $2.82B, most recent closing price at $3.94.

 

3. SolarCity Corporation (SCTY, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engaged in the design, installation and sale or lease of solar energy systems to residential and commercial customers, or sale of electricity generated by solar energy systems to customers. Market cap at $2.87B, most recent closing price at $38.10.

 

4. Apple Inc. (AAPL, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers, mobile communication and media devices, and portable digital music players, as well as sells related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications worldwide. Market cap at $411.56B, most recent closing price at $438.46.

 

5. Microsoft Corporation (MSFT, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Develops, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. Market cap at $291.95B, most recent closing price at $34.96.

 

6. Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Designs, manufactures, and sells Internet protocol (IP)-based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. Market cap at $131.2B, most recent closing price at $24.55.

 

7. Ford Motor Co. (F, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Develops, manufactures, distributes, and services vehicles and parts worldwide. Market cap at $60.7B, most recent closing price at $15.44.

 

 

8. Facebook, Inc. (FB, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engaged in building products to create utility for users, developers, and advertisers. Market cap at $55.54B, most recent closing price at $22.97.

 

 

 

9. Intel Corporation (INTC, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of integrated circuits for computing and communications industries worldwide. Market cap at $122.54B, most recent closing price at $24.65.

 

10. Nokia Corporation (NOK, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Provides Internet and digital mapping and navigation services worldwide. Market cap at $13.27B, most recent closing price at $3.53.

 

 

MOST SOLD

 

1. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Operates as a semiconductor company in the United States, Japan, China, and Europe. Market cap at $2.82B, most recent closing price at $3.94.

 

2. Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles and advanced electric vehicle powertrain components. Market cap at $11.59B, most recent closing price at $97.35.

 

3. Apple Inc. (AAPL, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers, mobile communication and media devices, and portable digital music players, as well as sells related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications worldwide. Market cap at $411.56B, most recent closing price at $438.46.

 

4. Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Focuses on discovering, developing, and commercializing oral drugs in the therapeutic areas of cardiovascular, central nervous system, inflammatory, and metabolic diseases. Market cap at $1.89B, most recent closing price at $8.66.

 

5. SolarCity Corporation (SCTY, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engaged in the design, installation and sale or lease of solar energy systems to residential and commercial customers, or sale of electricity generated by solar energy systems to customers. Market cap at $2.87B, most recent closing price at $38.10.

 

6. Facebook, Inc. (FB, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engaged in building products to create utility for users, developers, and advertisers. Market cap at $60.7B, most recent closing price at $15.44.

 

 

7. Microsoft Corporation (MSFT, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Develops, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. Market cap at $291.95B, most recent closing price at $34.96.

 

8. Bank of America Corporation (BAC, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Provides banking and financial services to individuals, small- and middle-market businesses, corporations, and governments primarily in the United States and internationally. Market cap at $142.3B, most recent closing price at $13.20.

 

9. Johnson & Johnson (JNJ, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engages in the research and development, manufacture, and sale of various products in the health care field worldwide. Market cap at $237.24B, most recent closing price at $84.46.

 

10. Zynga, Inc. (ZNGA, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): A provider of social game services with 240 million average monthly active users over 175 countries. Market cap at $2.26B, most recent closing price at $2.85.

 

 

(List compiled by Rebecca Lipman)

 

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