Performance Review: October 16, 2015

Below is the 2-year performance of our U.S. Dividend Watch List from October 16, 2015 to October 16, 2017 as compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

symbol name total return
SAFM Sanderson Farms, Inc. 122.16%
CMA Comerica 84.36%
LECO Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. 81.66%
DE Deere & Company 77.03%
CLC Clarcor 74.48%
DOV Dover Corp. 69.85%
VMI Valmont Industries, Inc. 66.42%
ARG Airgas Inc 63.02%
BRO Brown & Brown 61.46%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 53.07%
STT State Street Corp. 49.86%
MTB M & T Bank Corp. 46.29%
LNN Lindsay Corporation 42.81%
WWW Wolverine World Wide 40.33%
USB U.S. BanCorp. 39.03%
BBT BB&T Corp. 36.42%
MSM MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc 32.43%
TNC Tennant 29.88%
STR Questar Corp. 28.78%
TIF Tiffany & Co. 24.79%
GPC Genuine Parts 21.84%
BEN Franklin Resources 20.74%
JW-A John Wiley & Sons CL 'A' 8.96%
IBM IBM 5.14%
SIAL Sigma-Aldrich Corp. 1.94%
GWW W.W. Grainger -8.35%
PII Polaris Industries -10.71%
JWN Nordstrom -36.88%

 

The entire watch list gained an average of +40.24%. In the same period of time, the total return for the Dow Jones Industrial Average was +40.25%.

One response to “Performance Review: October 16, 2015

  1. The three lowest yielding stocks gained gained an average of +122.16%.