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The "Safe" Winter Dow Dogs
Yield (dividend / price) results from here verified by Yahoo Finance for ten stocks from eight of eleven Morningstar sectors as of market closing prices February 15 revealed the actionable conclusions discussed below.
McGraw Hill Financial, publisher of this index, states: "The Dow is a price-weighted measure of 30 U.S. blue-chip companies. The Dow covers all industries with the exception of transportation and utilities, which are covered by the Dow Jones Transportation Average and Dow Jones Utility Average.
While stock selection is not governed by quantitative