Stock surge on Wall Street pushes these 25 S&P 500 stocks to record highs

In fact, 25 of the S&P 500 stocks have recently hit record highs on Wall Street, representing companies from a variety of industries. Philadelphia-based chemicals company FMC Corp. (FMC) lead the group of 25 stocks that are in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index that recently hit all-time highs, posting a gain of more than 8 percent on Wednesday after it posted earnings that beat estimates and landed it national praise from Jim Cramer on CNBC. Note: Click the photo to see the gallery of the 25 stocks in the S&P 500 that set recent records.