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Portfolio of Chemical Stocks

Many large chemical companies pay dividends. Most of these stocks are cyclical so be sure to study their price charts before you make a purchase. Buy them early in an upside move and avoid buying them near a cyclical top.

Here are 8 chemical stocks.

Chemical Stocks
Stock
Price Quote & Dividend
1-Year Price Chart
Dividend Chart
Braskem
Dow
DuPont
H.B. Fuller Company
LyondellBasell
Methanex
Praxair
Westlake Chemical
Price and dividend data from Yahoo! Finance. Click small charts (sparklines) to expand. * Uses 10 years or all years of prices, whichever is less.


To inspect the performance of the Chemical Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using weekly closes for stocks from Yahoo! Finance.

The 7 stocks included in the portfolio computations are: BAK, DOW, DD, FUL, MEOH, PX and WLK. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,428.57 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2007. LYB was excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.


Chemical Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Chemical Stocks
Start date:
Mar-28-2007
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Mar-28-2017
End value:
$27,021
Number prices
523
Minimum value occurred on Mar-02-2009
$3,982
Maximum value occurred on Sep-02-2014
$29,388
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
170.21%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
10.39%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$27,021
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
71.99%
Number returns
136,503
Number profitable returns (Winners)
113,037
Percent profitable returns
82.81%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
23,466
Percent unprofitable returns
17.19%
Winners to losers ratio
4.82
See Stock Return Calculator for return information for individual stocks or ETFs.


Click chart to enlarge it.



Customize your own Portfolio of Chemical Stocks using stocks from the above table. See returns for specified combinations of stocks for specified durations.


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