Vanguard High Dividend Yield (NYSEMKT:VYM)

CAPS Rating: 4 out of 5

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Top VYM Bull/Bear Pitches

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mattjutras (< 20)
Submitted August 27, 2007

A slow, lumbering giant in the making that should slowly but steadily increase the wealth of anyone wise enough to BUY and HOLD. Very long term, with little drama.

Hudarios (< 20)
Submitted December 19, 2007

Dividend-paying stocks, like value stocks, have had a great run since the "growth crash" started in 2000. But any rally that goes too long becomes a bubble, and every bubble ends with a "pop." What makes it worse in this case is that (1) several… More

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Member Avatar mobiusstrip (70.52) Submitted: 9/11/2015 3:13:13 PM : Outperform Start Price: $59.47 VYM Score: +7.49

Replacing individual stocks from mandatory job divestment

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Member Avatar afewgoodstocks11 (34.61) Submitted: 6/23/2014 12:28:27 PM : Outperform Start Price: $45.93 VYM Score: +9.26

Div. (Yield) $1.90 (2.8%)

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Member Avatar ganalon (63.88) Submitted: 12/9/2013 12:07:36 AM : Outperform Start Price: $55.08 VYM Score: +7.83

Just a guess. Equal "qualified" dividend tax treatment to long term cap gains now helps.

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Score Leader

whereiseggy

whereiseggy (96.00) Score: +83.56

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Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
whereiseggy 96.00 3/9/2009 Outperform NS $17.49 +353.51% +269.95% +83.56 0 Comment
tttucker 70.39 10/14/2008 Outperform 5Y $24.94 +218.05% +142.12% +75.94 0 Comment
Mickyfin613 90.14 3/16/2009 Outperform 5Y $20.37 +289.31% +226.76% +62.55 0 Comment
Pontifex13 50.87 4/7/2009 Outperform 5Y $22.04 +259.83% +203.55% +56.28 0 Comment
boiler1117 < 20 3/30/2009 Outperform 5Y $21.54 +268.14% +213.14% +55.00 1 Comment
19caw 87.17 2/4/2009 Outperform 5Y $22.76 +248.53% +198.31% +50.22 0 Comment
foolishjayhawk1 92.18 5/4/2009 Outperform NS $24.32 +226.12% +176.53% +49.59 0 Comment
kalho13 87.34 10/28/2009 Outperform 5Y $28.84 +174.97% +132.78% +42.18 0 Comment
mck1901 52.30 1/12/2010 Outperform 5Y $30.83 +157.25% +116.81% +40.44 0 Comment
jeffo55 32.63 10/26/2009 Outperform 1Y $29.54 +168.50% +128.37% +40.12 0 Comment

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