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This Year's Value Creators and Destroyers -- Page 2

A look at who created and destroyed the most value in the past six months, by market cap.

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When looking at individual names, we understand that our focus on market capitalization makes it impossible for anything but mega-cap and large-cap names to make this list. Still, looking at the percentage changes, anywhere from 10% for ExxonMobil to 50% for  Valero Energy (VLO), nine of our top 10 value creators handily beat the S&P 500. By adding another $45 billion to its market cap, ExxonMobil refused to give up the title of top value creator it earned in 2006.

Jaime Peters does not own (actual or beneficial) shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.