Aug. 24–The Baker Hughes rig count has gained more than 100 rigs over the past year, elevating the stocks of many energy service and drilling companies along with it.
The number of rigs drilling for oil and gas is up more than 10 percent since a year ago, according to Baker Hughes.
Click through the photos to see some of the companies that gained the most, as well those who didn’t do so well. The annual returns are based on data from Bloomberg through Thursday and factor in dividends. Stock prices reflect trading Friday morning.
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