The Best (And Worst) Technology Stocks Of 2012


Citrix Systems

CEO: Mark Templeton

Dec. 31, 2012: $65.62
Dec. 31, 2011: $60.72
Change: 8.1%

While some partners might have been grumbling over a perceived drift toward a direct sales push, Wall Street was more impressed. The company's shares increased $5 in December to close the year with an 8-percent increase.