|Symbol||Name||2010 Adj. Price*||2011 Price||% change||Yield at rec'd|
|VLGEA||Village Super Market||26.52||29.14||9.88%||3.61%|
The average total return for this portfolio over the last year was 45.57% while the median was 50.69%. Only two of the eight stocks underperformed the market. The remaining six stocks averaged a whopping 60% gain in the last year.
Raven Industries, which has increased its dividend every year for 25 years and sports an exceptionally low dividend yield last year, outranked the gains of every stock on the list by almost double with a total return exceeding 108%. The average yield of all the stocks on the list was 2.77%.
*All 2010 stock prices are adjusted to reflect dividends and splits
Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.