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Best Performing Blockchain Stocks of 2019

Updated Apr 18, 2019
Though the blockchain technology has eveolved to a good extent and a significant number of global companies are operating in the blockchain space, the number of listed companies whose stocks are available for trading on popular and leading stock exchanges remain limited. As of writing the number of pure-play blockchain companies, that is, those which solely operate in the blockchain space, is very few. Although a few large-sized companies, like IBM, Facebook and Amazon, have started adapting the new-age innovative technology of blockchain and they have also managed to drive the industry wide initiatives that is expected to lead to larger scale adoption in the future, the efforts as well as results are still in nascent stages.
Among the handful of Blockchain stocks, which ones generated the top returns this year? Which of those figured among the winners in the long list of Blockchain stocks?
This article provides a list of Blockchain stocks which have generated top returns in the year 2019 so far till date of writing. The list is prepared based on the percentage returns generated by the individual Blockchain stocks between the end of the previous year and Apr 18, 2019, and the top 10 return generating Blockchain stocks are listed below.
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Top Blockchain Stocks With Highest Returns

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The following list presents stocks of the companies which belong to the broader Blockchain sector or the stock market index, their corresponding prices as of given date, and the percentage gains realized:
 1) Riot Blockchain, Inc. (RIOT) 2) Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA) 3) Nvidia Corporation (NVDA) 4) Mastercard Inc. (MA) 5) Accenture plc (ACN)
 6) Intel Corp. (INTC) 7) International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) 8) Bank of America Corp (BAC) 9) American Express Company (AXP) 10) Overstock.com, Inc. (OSTK)
There's more... See price performance, YTD-gains, market-cap and other details of all the 15 Blockchain stocks with sorting features in a tabular format. Alternatively, one can also explore the List of Top Blockchain ETFs.
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Performance of Top Blockchain Stocks

Here's a look at the basic details and how the above mentioned stocks fared during the period:

Riot Blockchain

Riot Blockchain, Inc. focuses on building, supporting, and operating blockchain technologies, primarily through its cryptocurrency mining operations and other developed businesses, as well as joint ventures, acquisitions, and targeted investments in the sector. Its primary focus is on Bitcoin and general blockchain technology. The company leverages its expertise and network ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Based on the market-cap change from $22.12 million to $79.72 million during the given months of the year 2019 and the share price change from $1.51 per share to a price of $5.4 per share as of Apr 18, 2019, Riot Blockchain, Inc. (RIOT) was successful in generating YTD returns of 257.62 percentage. Standing at the number one rank in the top performing list of Blockchain stocks, the USA-based Riot Blockchain is categorized as the sub-sector business which falls under the larger Finance sector. It is also a part of few famous stock indexes that are used to track the overall performance of the stock market. They include Wilshire 5000 index, and a few more broader-level indexes that are actively tracked in the market.

Marathon Patent

Marathon Patent Group, Inc., incorporated on February 23, 2010, is a patent acquisition, monetization and commercialization company. The Company acquires patents and patent rights from their owners ranging from individual ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The Virginia, VA-based Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA) belongs to the Miscellaneous sector and is categorized as a Multi-Sector Companies company. The stock of Marathon Patent ended the previous year at a price of $0.36 per share. As of Apr 18, 2019, the stock price has reached $0.68 apiece, which indicates a change of 88.33 percent making the company rank among the top performing stocks of the Blockchain for the year 2019 till date. At the end of the last year, company's market capitalization stood at $9.25 million. It has now changed to $17.3 million as of writing. Marathon Patent continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.

Nvidia

Nvidia Corporation, incorporated on February 24, 1998, focuses on personal computer (PC) graphics, graphics processing unit (GPU) and also on artificial intelligence (AI). The Company provides service to its customers ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Rank number three in the coveted list is held by Nvidia Corporation (NVDA) for being among the top performing stocks of 2019. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, the Technology sector company is categorized under the industrial sub-sector of Semiconductors. Since the start of the year 2019, stock of Nvidia has so far gained 37.08 percentage, based on the previous year's closing price of $133.5 per share and year-to-date price of $183 per share. During the same period, the market capitalization of the company changed from $81.44 billion to $110.9 billion. The stock of Nvidia continues to be a major constituent of many leading stock indexes which include NASDAQ 100 index, Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.

Mastercard

MasterCard Incorporated, incorporated on May 9, 2001, is a technology company that connects consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses across the world, enabling them to use electronic forms of ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
During the given months of the year 2019, Mastercard Inc. (MA) was successful in generating YTD returns of 26.83 percentage which helped it gain the number four spot in the list of the top performing stocks which generated maximum returns during year 2019 till date. As of December of the previous year, the stock of the Harrison, New York-based Mastercard closed at a price of $188.64 per share, while it traded at a price of $239.26 per share as of Apr 18, 2019. The company's market cap changed from $194.83 billion to $245.46 billion during the same period YTD. It ranks as a key constituent of major indexes that include Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators. The company is classified under the Finance industry sector and further specialized as a Business Services sector business.

Accenture

Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services in Ireland and internationally. Its Communications, Media & Technology segment provides professional services that help clients ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Accenture plc (ACN) has moved by 26.66 percentage over the given period of 2019-YTD, helping it gain a place at number five among the top performing stocks. The Technology sector company managed to achieve the feat as its stock price changed from $141.01 apiece to the price of $178.61 per share between the end of December of the previous year and Apr 18, 2019. The smart run of the Dublin, Ireland-based Business Services sector company lead to a handsome gain in its marketcap which changed from $89.89 billion to $113.92 billion over the same duration. Accenture is a key member of many popular stock market indexes. They include Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.

Intel

Intel Corporation, incorporated on March 1, 1989, is engaged in designing and manufacturing products and technologies, such as the cloud. The Companys segments are Client Computing Group (CCG), Data Center ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
At number six in the list of top stocks stands Intel Corp. (INTC), which saw a change in its stock price from the level of $46.93 apiece during previous year December end to the price of $58.49 per share as of Apr 18, 2019. It translates to a change of 24.63 percentage. The Santa Clara, California-headquartered Technology sector company also saw its market value change from $214.18 billion to $263.13 billion. The Semiconductors specialist also managed to outperform some of the major stock market indexes of which it is a part of. They include the NASDAQ 100 index, Dow Jones Industrial Average index, Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.

IBM

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), incorporated on June 16, 1911, is a technology company. The Company operates through five segments: Cognitive Solutions, Global Business Services (GBS), Technology Services & Cloud ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The number seven spot in the list of top performing stocks of the Blockchain sector is taken by International Business Machines Corp. (IBM). The company's stock price changed from $113.67 per share at the end of December of the previous year to the price of $140.33 per share as of writing. Overall, the stock managed to realized price change of 23.45 percent during the given time period. The corresponding change in the market capitalization value of the Armonk, New York-based Technology sector company was from $103.31 billion to $124.88 billion. Being ranked in the top 10 best performing stocks of the Blockchain sector, the company also succeeded in outperforming the returns generated by some of the popular stock market indexes. They include the Wilshire 5000 index, Dow Jones Industrial Average index, S&P 500 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.

Bank of America

Bank of America Corporation, incorporated on July 31, 1998, is a bank holding company (BHC) and a financial holding company. The Company is a financial institution, serving individual consumers, small- ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Bank of America (BAC) generated percentage returns of 21.88 percent during the 2019 year-to-date. Its returns are based on the share price which moved from $24.64 per share from the previous year-end to the price of $30.03 per share as of Apr 18, 2019. The company's value, as indicated by the market-cap figure, changed from $238.24 billion to $287.34 billion during the same period.
The company is categorized as a Finance speciality business with further classification in the Major Banks sub-category. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, the YTD performance of the Blockchain sector also fared better than that of the returns generated by some of the closley tracked stock market indexes. The company is a part of Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and a few other wider multi-cap stock market indexes.

American Express

American Express Company, incorporated on June 10, 1965, together with its subsidiaries, is a global services company. The Companys principal products and services are charge and credit card products, and ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The New York, NY-based Finance sector company American Express Company (AXP) holds the nine spot among the best performing stocks of the Blockchain sector. Classified as the Consumer Finance Services business, the stock price of American Express ended the previous year at a price of $95.32 per share while it reached the level of $113.67 apiece as of Apr 18, 2019 translating to a percentage change in stock price of 19.25%. As of writing, the company's market-cap value stands at $95.14 billion. Few leading stock market index includes American Express in their constituent list. They include Wilshire 5000 index, Dow Jones Industrial Average index, S&P 500 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.

Overstock.com

Overstock.com, Inc., incorporated on February 27, 2002, is an online retailer and incubator of blockchain technology. Through its online retail business, the Company offers a range of price-competitive brand name, ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The Utah, UT-headquartered company Overstock.com, Inc. (OSTK) is ranked number ten among the best performing stocks of Blockchain of 2019. The Consumer Services sector business falls under the Catalog and Specialty Distribution industrial sub-sector. Since the start of the year 2019, the stock price of Overstock.com has changed by 19.07 percent, which is calculated based on the previous year's closing price of $13.58 per share and year-to-date closing price of $16.17 per share as of writing. The market value of the company as indicated by its market-cap changed from $436.55 million to $521.52 million during the same period. Along with Blockchain, the company is also in the business of Consumer Services, Catalog and Specialty Distribution, Consumer Cyclical, Specialty Retail, among other usual products and services. Overstock.com continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.
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