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.
|9 High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks|
Stock Return & Price Chart
Dividend (Yield) &
Recent Dividends &
|Dominion Energy||D||$3.67 (4.83%)|
|Duke Energy||DUK||$3.71 (4.21%)|
|Mercury General||MCY||$2.51 (4.46%)|
|PPL Corporation||PPL||$1.65 (5.56%)|
|Southern Company||SO||$2.48 (4.32%)|
|Dividend data from Quandl as of Aug-03-2019.|
The 8 stocks included in the portfolio
computations are: T, D, DUK, F, HCP, MCY, PPL and SO. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,250.00 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. ABBV was excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.
To inspect the performance of the High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks portfolio, see the chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.
The current value of a $10,000 investment is $24,773. The percent return is 147.73%. The annualized return is 9.50%.
|Return Summary for High-Yield Blue-Chip Stocks|
|Current Value of Investment||$24,773.40|
|Number Profitable Returns||6,709|
|Percent Profitable Returns||92.41%|
|Number Unprofitable Returns||551|
|Percent Unprofitable Returns||7.59%|
|Profitable to Unprofitable Returns Ratio||12.18|
NOTE: The stocks included in the tables and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.