Worst Stocks of the Decade

December 26, 2019

It’s always a little unfair to list the worst stocks over any long period of time, since the absolute worst ones will have gone out of business long before the time frame ends. Nevertheless, here are the worst-performing S&P 500 stocks from the decade of the teens, counting only those that are still around to tell the tale:

Schlumberger: Down 46 percent
Occidental Petroleum: Down 51 percent
Perrigo: Down 58 percent
Kraft Heinz: Down 58 percent
Under Armour: Down 60 percent
CenturyLink: Down 61 percent
Mosaic: Down 69 percent
Devon Energy: Down 71 percent
Freeport-McMoRan: Down 73 percent
Apache: Down 82 percent