The Best (And Worst) Technology Stocks Of 2012


Brocade Communications

CEO: Michael Klayko

Dec. 31, 2012: $5.33
Dec. 31, 2011: $5.19
Change: 2.7%

Brocade becomes the first company on the list to show a stock increase for 2012. Shares increased almost 3 percent by the end of December after topping the $6 mark as recently as October. The company is still searching for a replacement for outgoing CEO Michael Klayko.