Performance Dogs of the Dow
The performance of the DOW DIA (-3.74%) and the S&P 500 SPY (-4.57%) were negative in 2018. Over 2018 the Dogs of the Dow showed a positive performance of 0.02% and the small dogs a plus of 0.81%. Both outperforming the Dow Jones Index with 3.76% and 4.55%.
In 2019, the stock market bounced back in June, and the gain in July has been neutralized by the -1.58% loss in August.
For the ten Dogs, August 2019 has been a mixed month as well. Only four Dogs of the Dow showed a positive performance in August. Overall the YTD price performance is only +9.13% and +12.13% as the total return. So the Dogs of the Dow are still underperforming the Dow Jones (DJI).
So let’s have a look at the performance of the Dogs of the Dow individually for last month. The table below lists all 10 dogs of the dow 2019 companies, sorted descending by dividend yield and lists returns over last month, 3-, 6-, and 12-month periods and year-to-date.
From the latest data please have a look at the dogs of the dow tracker
Disclosure: I am/we are long KO, NOBL.