March 7, 2010
Boeing (BA) Is The Best Dow Performer YTD
Boeing (BA) is up 25.5 percent year-to-date, while Bank of America (BAC) the second best performer is well behind with a gain of 11 percent. Home Depot (HD), Travelers (TRV), General Electric (GE), Kraft Foods (KFT), Cisco (CSCO), and Procter & Gamble (PG) are the other names in the Dow up more than 5%.
The worst performer in the Dow Jones Industrials is Alcoa (AA) with a decline of 14 percent, while AT&T and Verizon are down 11% and 12% respectively. The average Dow stock is up 1.5 percent year to date, and 18 of the 30 members are currently in the plus column for 2010.