These stocks have led the S&P 500’s five-year run to 3,000 from 2,000


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Brendan McDermid | Reuters

The stock market’s record-long bull run just capped another milestone Wednesday — the S&P 500 jumped above 3,000 for the first time, nearly five years after the index hit 2,000. These are the stocks that powered the historic rally.

Medical implant manufacturer Abiomed led the herd, surging a whopping 909% since the S&P 500 reached 2,000 on August 26, 2014. Chipmakers Nvidia and Advanced Micro Devices both pulled off more than 700% gains in the five-year run.

Two of the so-called FANG (Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google) stocks also made the list. Amazon and Netflix both scored more than 450% returns in…


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