Archive for December, 2011

Dogs of the Dow Performance for 2011

Dogs of the Dow for 2011, handily beat the Dow Jones Industrial Average index. Dow Dogs Performance 2011 T – AT&T, +9.01% VZ – Verizon, +18.21% PFE – Pfizer, +28.81% MRK – Merck, +9.56% KFT – Kraft, +22.65% JNJ – Johnson & Johnson, +9.89% DD – DuPont, -5.16% MCD – McDonald’s, +34.65% CVX – Chevron, [...]

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Biggest Dow Component Winner For 2011

The biggest winning, DJIA component for 2011 was…. McDonald’s (MCD). It was up +34.65%, which includes all dividends paid during the year. It was in the no. 8 position in 2011 for “Highest Yielding Dow Stocks” with a 3.18% yield on 12/31/2010. The top ten yielding 2011 DJIA stocks were, in descending order, T (5.85%), [...]