The Best (And Worst) Technology Stocks Of 2012


Cisco Systems

CEO: John Chambers

Dec. 31, 2012: $19.65
Dec. 31, 2011: $18.08
Change: 8.7%

After a tough 2011, Cisco bounced back in a big way in 2012, and shareholders took notice. The company's stock increased almost 9 percent last year.