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Dogs of the Dow Stocks Performance of 2019

Updated Apr 18, 2019
Want to gain tax-free dividend income as well as chance of getting increase in stock price? Look no further than the 'Dogs of the Dow' principle to make smart investments. The new-age investment concept that is making waves since the end of 2018 is called the 'Dogs of the Dow' investment strategy. Owing to the fact that the strategy managed to beat the Dow Jones index convincingly, it has gained generated enough interest in the investors' community and is being followed by the masses. Here's how it works:
The popular Dow Jones index is constituted by 30 top stocks from a variety of industrial sectors. Being blue-chips stocks with top market value, these 30 companies are regular dividend payers. Additionally, they also maintain a certain dollar-value of dividends with a robust and regular payment frequency. The 'Dogs of the Dow' investment strategy attempts to bank upon the previous year's dividend payment record of these companies and attempts to build a portfolio for the next year assuming that they will not only maintain the dividend payment record but if things go well they will also offer better returns in terms of increase in stock prices over the investment period. Michael B. O'Higgins is credited with making the theory popular in 1991. Out of the 30 Dow Jones stock, pick top 10 stocks which have paid the maximum dividend amount when compared to their stock price. This 10-stock portfolio will offer the chance of earning handsome dividends, which in many countries is considered tax-free income, and also the possibility of increase in stock price.
How did the various companies operating in the Dogs of the Dow business perform during the year 2019 till date? This article presents a list of all Dogs of the Dow stocks in a tabular format, using which one can sort and assess the performance of Dogs of the Dow stocks based on market capitalization values, stock price, price changes, percentage price changes and 52-week high-low price ranges.
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Performance of Dogs of the Dow Stocks

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No.Company (Ticker)
Market Cap
%YTD Gains
Company DescriptionStock Price
52-wk Low52-wk High
Sorted by Market Cap. Click on the arrow buttons to sort the table as per the desired column
1.Exxon Mobil (XOM)$343.43 billion18.98%Exxon Mobil Corporation explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States, Canada Other Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia Oceania. It operates through Upst...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$81.13$64.65$87.36
2.Procter and Gamble (PG)$265.29 billion15.37%The Procter & Gamble Company provides branded consumer packaged goods to consumers in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Greater China, Latin America, India, the Middle East, and Africa. The com...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$106.05$70.73$106.71
3.Cisco (CSCO)$248.28 billion30.16%Cisco Systems, Inc. (Cisco), incorporated on December 10, 1984, designs and sells a range of products, provides services and delivers integrated solutions to develop and connect networks around the world. ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$56.4$40.25$57.53
4.Verizon Communications (VZ)$239.71 billion3.24%Verizon Communications Inc., incorporated on October 7, 1983, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$58.04$46.09$61.58
5.Chevron (CVX)$228.32 billion10.18%Chevron Corporation (Chevron), incorporated on January 27, 1926, manages its investments in subsidiaries and affiliates, and provides administrative, financial, management and technology support to the United States and international subsidiaries ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$119.86$100.22$131.08
6.Pfizer (PFE)$218.63 billion-9.78%Pfizer Inc. (Pfizer), incorporated on June 2, 1942, is a research-based global biopharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the discovery, development and manufacture of healthcare products. Its global portfolio ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$39.38$34.37$46.47
7.Coca-Cola (KO)$202.99 billion0.27%The Coca-Cola Company, incorporated on September 5, 1919, is a beverage company. The Company owns or licenses and markets non-alcoholic beverage brands, primarily sparkling beverages and a range of still ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$47.48$41.45$50.84
8.Merck (MRK)$189.06 billion-4.21%Merck & Co., Inc., incorporated in 1970, is a global healthcare company. The Company offers health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies and animal health products. It operates ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$73.19$56.26$83.85
9.IBM (IBM)$124.88 billion23.45%International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), incorporated on June 16, 1911, is a technology company. The Company operates through five segments: Cognitive Solutions, Global Business Services (GBS), Technology Services & Cloud ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$140.33$105.94$154.36
10.General Electric (GE)$81.44 billion23.51%General Electric Company (GE), incorporated on April 15, 1892, is a global digital industrial company. The Companys products and services range from aircraft engines, power generation, and oil and gas ...See Company Profile ...Dividend History.$9.35$6.4$14.99
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