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Portfolio of Dividend-Paying Natural Gas Utilities Stocks

The following table includes 12 natural gas utilities that have multiyear histories of increasing their dividends These stocks are worth considering for a dividend reinvestment portfolio.

Dividend-Paying Natural Gas Utilities Stocks
Stock
Quote
Annual Dividend & Yield
Annual Dividend 100 Shares
1-Yr Price Chart
Atmos Energy Corporation
1.80 (2.10%)
$180.00
CenterPoint Energy
1.07 (3.57%)
$107.00
Chesapeake Utilities
1.30 (1.66%)
$130.00
National Fuel Gas
1.66 (2.82%)
$166.00
National Grid
2.92 (4.57%)
$292.00
New Jersey Resources
1.02 (2.39%)
$102.00
NW Natural
1.88 (2.83%)
$188.00
Piedmont Natural Gas
1.36 (2.27%)
$136.00
RGC Resources
0.58 (2.09%)
$58.00
South Jersey Industries
1.09 (3.06%)
$109.00
Southwest Gas Corp
1.98 (2.50%)
$198.00
WGL Holdings
2.04 (2.42%)
$204.00
Sum Dividends
$1,870.00
Dividend yield data from Yahoo! Finance as of Sep-16-2017. Price and dividend data from Quandl.


To inspect the performance of the Dividend-Paying Natural Gas Utilities Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using quarterly closes for from Quandl.

All 12 are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $833.33 was invested (total of $10,000) in each at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2007.


Dividend-Paying Natural Gas Utilities Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Dividend-Paying Natural Gas Utilities Stocks
Start date:
Sep-25-2007
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Sep-25-2017
End value:
$36,320
Number prices
38
Minimum value occurred on Mar-31-2009
$8,967
Maximum value occurred on Sep-30-2017
$36,320
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
263.20%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
484.14%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$36,320
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
63.37%
Number returns
703
Number profitable returns (Winners)
647
Percent profitable returns
92.03%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
56
Percent unprofitable returns
7.97%
Winners to losers ratio
11.55
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