The Best (And Worst) Channel Stocks Of 2013


CEO: Thomas Richards

June 27, 2013: $18.37
Dec. 31, 2013: $23.36
Change: +27.2

CDW went public on June 27 last year, closing its stock price at $18.37 the first day of trading.

For the first three quarters of fiscal 2013, ended Sept. 30, CDW reported sales of $8.06 billion, up 7 percent from the same nine-month period in 2012. But the company's net income of $72.8 million for the nine months was down 15.1 percent from the same period in 2012.

On Nov. 1, Vernon Hills, Ill.-based CDW declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0425 per common share, its first as a public company.



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