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Weekly Year-to-Date Performance Tables


The following table tracks the year-to-date performance of the high dividend paying stocks that make up the Dogs of the Dow plus the rest of the Dow 30 index. To see which high dividend paying stocks would make the cut as one of the Dogs of the Dow as of the most recent close, try Daily Current Doggishness.

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Symbol Company Price Yield Price Yield YTD % Chg
NYSE / NASDAQ The 2012 Dogs of the Dow are listed in blue on 12/31/11 on 12/31/11 on 4/6/12 on 4/6/12 See Note 1
T AT&T 30.24 5.82% 30.94 5.69% 2.3%
VZ Verizon 40.12 4.99% 37.66 5.31% -6.1%
MRK Merck 37.70 4.46% 38.88 4.32% 3.1%
GE General Electric 17.91 3.80% 19.49 3.49% 8.8%
PFE Pfizer 21.64 3.70% 22.34 3.94% 3.2%
DD DuPont 45.78 3.58% 52.70 3.11% 15.1%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 65.58 3.48% 65.34 3.49% -0.4%
INTC Intel 24.25 3.46% 28.07 2.99% 15.8%
PG Procter & Gamble 66.71 3.15% 67.31 3.12% 0.9%
KFT Kraft 37.36 3.10% 38.04 3.05% 1.8%
MSFT Microsoft 25.96 3.08% 31.52 2.54% 21.4%
CVX Chevron 106.40 3.05% 104.75 3.09% -1.6%
JPM JP Morgan Chase 33.25 3.01% 44.34 2.71% 33.4%
MCD McDonald's 100.33 2.79% 98.62 2.84% -1.7%
TRV The Travelers Companies 59.17 2.77% 58.88 2.79% -0.5%
HD Home Depot 42.04 2.76% 50.62 2.29% 20.4%
MMM 3M 81.73 2.69% 87.27 2.70% 6.8%
KO Coca-Cola 69.97 2.69% 73.47 2.78% 5.0%
UTX United Technologies 73.09 2.63% 81.60 2.35% 11.6%
WMT Wal-Mart 59.76 2.44% 60.67 2.62% 1.5%
BA Boeing 73.35 2.40% 73.59 2.39% 0.3%
XOM ExxonMobil 84.76 2.22% 84.82 2.22% 0.1%
CAT Caterpillar 90.60 2.03% 105.87 1.74% 16.9%
HPQ Hewlett-Packard 25.76 1.86% 23.11 2.08% -10.3%
IBM International Business Machines 183.88 1.63% 205.47 1.46% 11.7%
DIS Disney 37.50 1.60% 43.08 1.39% 14.9%
AXP American Express 47.17 1.53% 58.10 1.38% 23.2%
AA Alcoa 8.65 1.39% 9.63 1.25% 11.3%
CSCO Cisco Systems 18.08 1.33% 20.22 1.58% 11.8%
BAC Bank of America 5.56 0.72% 9.23 0.43% 66.0%
Index Description Price Avg Yield Price Avg Yield YTD % Chg
- - on 12/31/11 on 12/31/11 on 4/6/12 on 4/6/12 See Note 1
Dogs of the Dow 10 highest yielding Dow stocks on 12/31/11 - 3.95% - 3.85% 4.5%
Small Dogs of the Dow 5 lowest priced Dogs on 12/31/11 - 3.98% - 3.83% 6.4%
Dow 30 30 Dow stocks on 12/31/11 - 2.80% - 2.70% 9.6%
DJIA Dow Jones Industrial Index 12,217.56 2.80% 13,060.14 2.70% 6.9%

Note 1: YTD % change figures do not include for dividends, commissions, or taxes.
Note 2: Prices as of 12/31/10 are revised for subsequent price adjustments (i.e. stock splits) which occur during the following year. For a list of the Dogs of the Dow with their unadjusted 12/31/10 prices, see the 2011 Dogs of the Dow.


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