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Portfolio of High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks

Here are 9 well-known blue-chip companies (MLPs and REITs (except HCP) not included) that could be considered for a long-term dividend reinvestment portfolio.

High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks
Stock
Quote
Annual Dividend & Yield
Annual Dividend 100 Shares
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Price to Annual Dividend Ratio
1-Yr Price Chart
AT&T
2.00 (6.19%)
$200.00
16.16
AbbVie
3.84 (3.88%)
$384.00
25.77
CenturyLink
2.16 (11.86%)
$216.00
8.44
Chevron
4.48 (3.60%)
$448.00
27.75
Consolidated Edison
2.86 (3.73%)
$286.00
26.83
Ford
0.60 (5.19%)
$60.00
19.25
HCP
1.48 (6.17%)
$148.00
16.20
Mercury General
2.50 (5.31%)
$250.00
18.84
Verizon
2.36 (4.95%)
$236.00
20.20
Sum Dividends
$2,228.00
Price and dividend data from Quandl. Dividend, yield and price to dividend ratio as of Jun-01-2018.


To inspect the performance of the High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for from Quandl.

The 8 included in the portfolio computations are: T, CTL, CVX, ED, F, HCP, MCY and VZ. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,250.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2008. ABBV was excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.


High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks
Start date:
Jun-23-2008
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Jun-23-2018
End value:
$21,719
Number prices
121
Minimum value occurred on Feb-28-2009
$6,973
Maximum value occurred on Jul-31-2016
$22,905
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
117.19%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
8.06%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$21,719
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
43.27%
Number returns
7,260
Number profitable returns (Winners)
6,578
Percent profitable returns
90.61%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
682
Percent unprofitable returns
9.39%
Winners to losers ratio
9.65
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