Eight new stocks made May’s Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio, which was made available to members on May 22, 2024.

Recap from April’s Picks

On a price return basis, our Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio (+2.7%) underperformed the S&P 500 (+7.0%) by 4.3% from April 19, 2024 through May 20, 2024. On a total return basis, the Model Portfolio (+2.9%) underperformed the S&P 500 (+7.0%) by 4.1% over the same time. The best performing large-cap stock was up 26%, and the best performing small-cap stock was up 11%. Overall, 3 out of the 17 Safest Dividend Yield stocks outperformed their respective benchmarks (S&P 500 and Russell 2000) from April 19, 2024 through May 20, 2024.

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This Model Portfolio only includes stocks that earn an Attractive or Very Attractive rating, have positive free cash flow (FCF) and economic earnings, and offer a dividend yield greater than 3%. Companies with strong free cash flow provide higher quality and safer dividend yields because strong FCF supports the dividend. We think this portfolio provides a uniquely well-screened group of stocks that can help clients outperform.

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