Portfolio of Dividend Giants
The following table includes 16 dividend-paying stocks that are widely held by exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
|16 Dividend Giants|
Stock Return & Price Chart
Dividend (Yield) &
Recent Dividends &
|Home Depot||HD||$5.44 (2.56%)|
|Proctor & Gamble||PG||$2.98 (2.56%)|
|Verizon Communications||VZ||$2.41 (4.34%)|
|Wal-Mart Stores||WMT||$2.12 (1.94%)|
|Wells Fargo||WFC||$1.80 (3.79%)|
|Dividend data from Quandl as of Aug-03-2019.|
To inspect the performance of the Dividend Giants portfolio, see the chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.All 16 stocks are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $625.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing monthly price for the first date shown on the portfolio value chart below. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.
The current value of a $10,000 investment is $35,670. The percent return is 256.70%. The annualized return is 13.56%.
|Return Summary for Dividend Giants|
|Current Value of Investment||$35,670.01|
|Number Profitable Returns||7,069|
|Percent Profitable Returns||97.37%|
|Number Unprofitable Returns||191|
|Percent Unprofitable Returns||2.63%|
|Profitable to Unprofitable Returns Ratio||37.01|
NOTE: The stocks included in the tables and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.