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Dogs of the Dow           
Dogs of the Dow
The Dogs of the Dow strategy just became much easier,
now that you have found SignalTrend's Dogs of the Dow
page. The Dow's top ten yielding stocks are presented
along with other helpful information. You can see critical
information in an "at a glance" format. Prices are shown if
you want to buy the low price five out of the high yield 10.

Eight other screens show relevant value and growth data
for the 100 stocks in the S&P 100.

Buybacks
One of the most important screens is the Top 10
Buybacks - S&P 100 screen. You'll see which S&P 100
companies are most aggressively accumulating their own
stock. The Top 10 Issuers screen shows the ten
members of the S&P 100 which are heavy sellers
(issuers) of their own stock. When a company's market
activity in its own stock is extremely focused on either
buying or selling its own shares, one has to wonder if the
directors know something that we don't.

All nine screens below have a
Stock Buyback vs.
Sales column
which shows the net dollar repurchase of
stock by the company divided by the market value of the
company.
S&P 100 Stock Screens
The S&P 100 contains one hundred of Wall Street's largest and
best known companies.

Nine free screens show the ten S&P 100 companies with:
● Highest Yields
● Lowest Price / Earnings ratios
● Lowest Price / Book ratios
● Highest 5 Year Total Returns
● Highest 3 Year Earnings Per Share Growth
● Strongest Buyback Histories - Companies that are
aggressively buying back their own shares.
Click Here for the Forecast!
Altria Group * (MO)
Pfizer * (PFE)
Verizon * (VZ)
Citigroup * (C)
AT&T * (T)
General Motors * (GM)
General Electric * (GE)
Merck  * (MRK)
DuPont * (DD)
JPMorgan Chase * (JPM)

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CIGNA  (CI)
Time Warner  (TWX)
Black & Decker  (BDK)
EMC  (EMC)
Dell  (DELL)
Texas Instruments  (TXN)
Computer Sciences  (CSC)
Rockwell Automation  (ROK)
Int'l Paper  (IP)
Nat'l Semiconductor  (NSM)

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Williams  (WMB)
El Paso  (EP)
Hartford  (HIG)
Google  Cl A (GOOG)
Baxter Int'l  (BAX)
American Int'l Group * (AIG)
Ford Motor  (F)
Southern  (SO)
Capital One Financial  (COF)
General Dynamics  (GD)

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Altria Group * (MO)
U.S. Bancorp (USB)
Bank of America  (BAC)
Pfizer * (PFE)
Southern  (SO)
Regions Financial  (RF)
Verizon * (VZ)
Wachovia  (WB)
Citigroup * (C)
Bristol-Myers Squibb  (BMY)

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Time Warner  (TWX)
CIGNA  (CI)
Black & Decker  (BDK)
EMC  (EMC)
Int'l Paper  (IP)
Texas Instruments  (TXN)
Dell  (DELL)
Rockwell Automation  (ROK)
Clear Channel Com.  (CCU)
Merrill Lynch   (MER)

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Allegheny Tech.  (ATI)
Halliburton  (HAL)
AES  (AES)
Burlington North. S F  (BNI)
Exelon  (EXC)
Rockwell Automation  (ROK)
Caterpillar * (CAT)
Goldman Sachs  (GS)
Schlumberger Ltd. (SLB)
Entergy  (ETR)

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Rockwell Automation  (ROK)
CONOCOPHILLIPS (COP)
Allstate  (ALL)
Chevron  (CVX)
Merrill Lynch   (MER)
Capital One Financial  (COF)
Goldman Sachs  (GS)
Morgan Stanley (MS)
Pfizer * (PFE)
Bank of America  (BAC)

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CBS  Cl B (CBS)
Sprint Nextel  (S)
Capital One Financial  (COF)
Regions Financial  (RF)
Time Warner  (TWX)
CONOCOPHILLIPS (COP)
Computer Sciences  (CSC)
Wachovia  (WB)
JPMorgan Chase * (JPM)
Allstate  (ALL)

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Google  Cl A (GOOG)
Baker Hughes  (BHI)
Pfizer * (PFE)
Schlumberger Ltd. (SLB)
Tyco Int'l Ltd. (TYC)
Raytheon  (RTN)
DuPont * (DD)
Texas Instruments  (TXN)
Rockwell Automation  (ROK)
Goldman Sachs  (GS)

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S&P 100 (Average) (OEX)
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EPS
Growth
Top 10 Buybacks - S&P 100
(These companies are buying their own stock!)
S&P 100 (OEX)
Standard & Poor's 100 Index, a market-capitalization weighted index of 100 stocks from a wide range of industries. The components
of the S&P 100 are generally the larger members of the S&P 500 index.  
Trailing P/E
The ratio of the stocks latest closing price to the company's earning per share from total operations for the last reported 12 months.
Buyback %
The net dollar repurchase of stock by the company over the last four reported quarters / the market value of the company.
Net Payout Yield %
The sum of the Dividend Yield and the Buyback %.  It represents the sum of the dollars spent on both dividends and stock
repurchases / the Market Value of the stock.
5 Yr Total Return
The stocks price change plus dividend return over the previous 5 years.
Price/Book
Ratio of the share price to the company's book value per share using the latest reported figure. Book value is the total assets of a
company minus total liabilities, also called shareholder's equity.
3 Yr. EPS Growth
The three year actual compounded annual growth rate of earnings per share using the latest 12-month figures, derived by the least
squares method, using 4 data points - a base year plus 3 subsequent annual data points.
* These stocks are also components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

Source of Data: SmartMoney,  a joint publishing venture of Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and Hearst SM Partnership
5 Yr Total Return
The stocks price change plus dividend return over the previous 5 years.
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Highest Three Year EPS Growth - S&P 100
The 10 highest dividend paying stocks in the S&P 100 are included above. Company names followed by an * are components of the
Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Stock Buyback %
A stock buyback, also called a "share repurchase" is the buying back of a company's shares. The company is essentially,
investing in its-self.
The issuance (sale) of new shares by a company is the opposite of a buyback. The column titled "Stock
Buybacks vs. Sales" shows the
net dollar repurchase of stock by the company over the last four reported quarters divided by the
market value of the company. If the result is positive, the company was a net buyer of its own stock. If the result is negative, the
company was a net seller of its stock. The 10 buybacks in the S&P 100 with the highest buyback percentage are displayed in the
above screen. Dow stocks are indicated by an *.
Stock Buyback %
When a company raises funds by issuing shares, it is essentially, selling its-self. The issuance (sale) of new shares by a company is
the opposite of a buyback. The column titled "Stock Buybacks vs. Sales" shows the
net dollar repurchase of stock by the
company over the last four reported quarters divided by  the
market value of the company. If the result is positive, the company
was a net buyer of its own stock. If the result is negative, the company was a net seller of its stock.
Net Payout Yield %
The Net Payout Yield % is the sum of the Dividend Yield and Stock Buyback columns.  It represents the sum of the dollars spent on
both dividends and stock repurchases divided by the Market Value of the stock. Dividends benefit shareholders by distributing cash
directly to the shareholders. Funds used for buybacks decrease the number of outstanding shares and proportionately increase the
ownership percentage (and EPS) of each remaining outstanding share.
Trailing P/E
The ratio of the stocks latest closing price to the company's earning per share from total operations for the last reported 12 months.
Price/Book
Ratio of the share price to the company's book value per share using the latest reported figure. Book value is the total assets of a
company minus total liabilities, also called shareholder's equity.
3 Yr. EPS Growth
The three year actual compounded annual growth rate of earnings per share using the latest 12-month figures, derived by the least
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Growth
Dogs of the Dow
The 10 highest dividend paying stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) are shown above. The "Dogs of the Dow"
strategy, was popularized in the 1991 book "Beating the Dow", by Michael O'Higgins. O'Higgins started with the 10 highest dividend
paying stocks in the Dow and then narrowed the list based on share price. Others have expanded since that time with adjustments to
the selection process.
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$69
27
40
54
39
32
37
51
51
53

$43
$60
















$154
21
92
15
25
35
56
62
38
27

$41
$60
















$30
15
103
466
57
70
8
38
74
80

$101
$69
















$69
35
51
27
38
35
40
55
54
29

$40
$60
















$21
154
92
15
38
35
25
62
36
91

$61
$60
















$109
32
22
88
77
62
73
219
74
116

$85
$60
















$62
69
63
79
91
74
219
84
27
51

$84
$60
















$32
21
74
35
21
69
56
55
53
63

$50
$60
















$466
82
27
74
33
53
51
35
62
219

$71
$60
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