Wms Industries Is All Set To Pass Go

Know any Big Board stocks that have surged more than 100% this year? One company that has managed to perform this feat is a small-cap gambling stock: WMS Industries (WMS), whose shares zoomed to 6 3/8 on Oct. 13, up from a low of 2 1/2 in mid-June. The stock had been as high as 8 13/16 in late September--before profit takers took away part of the gain. What's behind the sizzle?

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.