These Stocks Would Have Doubled Your Money Last Year

Jennifer Saibil, The Motley Fool
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These Stocks Would Have Doubled Your Money Last Year
These Stocks Would Have Doubled Your Money Last Year

Stay-at-home stocks have scored most of the high gains so far this year, and if you had invested in Etsy (NASDAQ: ETSY), Square (NYSE: SQ), and Peloton Interactive (NASDAQ: PTON) a year ago, you would have more than doubled your money. Etsy's success as an online marketplace for handmade and one-of-a-kind items hasn't gone unnoticed -- certainly not by Amazon, which tried to compete with its own Handmade service. Etsy was well positioned for the pandemic, not only as a fully digital business, but with a community of makers ready to create custom masks and other pandemic paraphernalia.