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Dividend Stocks Lag as Investors Load Up on Risk

Stock quotes in this article: TGT, EV, TSU, MLR

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Portfolio Returns (Feb 1st to Feb 29th):


Target (TGT): +12.21%
Eaton Vance (EV): +9.05%
Tim Participacoes (TSU): +8.25% (Sold on 2/29/12)
Microsoft (MSFT): +8.19%
Procter & Gamble (PG): +7.27%
Mattel (MAT): +5.66%
Novartis (NVS): +4.76%
ExxonMobil (XOM): +3.86%
Copa Holdings (CPA): +3.69%
Intel (INTC): +2.54%
McGraw-Hill (MHP): +1.74%
UPS (UPS): +1.02%
Alfac (AFL): -1.43%
National Research (NRCI): -1.79%
PepsiCo (PEP): -3.37%
Norfolk Southern (NSC): -3.95%
Miller Industries (MLR): -5.21%

If you have any questions, comments or suggestions, feel free to message me on Twitter at @bostoncfa

Equity research manager Chris Stuart, CFA, joined TheStreet Ratings after working as a senior investment analyst with Merrill Lynch covering small-cap equity and alternative investment strategies. Prior to that, Stuart worked for One Beacon Insurance as an actuarial analyst and at H&R Block as a financial adviser. Stuart earned his bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society (BSAS) and the CFA Institute.
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