Portfolio of Dividend-Paying Technology Stocks

Investors usually don't think of technology stocks as candidates for an income or dividend-reinvestment portfolio, but the following table includes 12 well-known dividend-paying stocks from the technology sector. The companies are among the largest in their respective industries.

12 Dividend-Paying Technology Stocks

Stock Return & Price Chart


Dividend (Yield)&

Recent Dividends

Analog DevicesADI$2.48 (2.16%)
AppleAAPL$3.28 (1.03%)
Applied MaterialsAMAT$0.88 (1.55%)
Cisco SystemsCSCO$1.44 (3.17%)
Hewlett-PackardHPQ$0.70 (4.07%)
IntelINTC$1.32 (2.09%)
International Business Machines IBM$6.52 (5.37%)
KLA-TencorKLAC$3.40 (1.91%)
MicrosoftMSFT$2.04 (1.10%)
Oracle ORCL$0.96 (1.81%)
QualcommQCOM$2.48 (3.08%)
Texas InstrumentsTXN$3.60 (3.06%)
Dividend data from Quandl as of May-21-2020.

12 Dividend-Paying Technology Stocks

Stock Returns & Price Chart


Recent Prices &
Annualized Return

Analog DevicesADI
Applied MaterialsAMAT
Cisco SystemsCSCO
International Business Machines IBM
Oracle ORCL
Texas InstrumentsTXN
Price chart data from Quandl as of most recent close.

To inspect the performance of the Dividend-Paying Technology Stocks portfolio, see the chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.

All 12 stocks are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $833.33 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 $185,633. The percent return is 1,756.33%. The annualized return is 20.74%.

Return Summary for Dividend-Paying Technology Stocks
Start DateJun-30-2010
Start Investment$3,490.66
End DateMay-28-2020
Current Value of Investment$64,798.35
Total Return1,756.33%
Annualized Return34.26%
Min DateJun-30-2010
Min Price$3,490.66
Max DateJan-31-2020
Max Price$69,227.98
# Monthly Prices120
Number Returns7,140
Number Profitable Returns6,927
Percent Profitable Returns97.02%
Number Unprofitable Returns213
Percent Unprofitable Returns2.98%
Profitable to Unprofitable Returns Ratio32.52
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NOTE: The stocks included in the tables and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.

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