Just 11 of the 25 names in this portfolio are in positive territory since its Jan. 1 inception, but small-caps value stocks in general haven't done much this year.
WesBanco and EMC Insurance Group are among the fresh faces that are part of this year's 25 portfolio companies.
The winners far outnumber the losers among the stocks in this portfolio that was created at the start of the year.
The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. BancFirst Corp.