A New Year Means Time For New 'dogs Of The Dow"
In September, it was pulled from the Dow, but HP was still considered a Dow "Dog" because it was in the index on Jan. 1. Without HP's gains, the "Dogs" would have slightly underperformed the Dow. The "Dogs" strategy worked in 2012 and 2011 as well, according to research firm Bespoke Investment Group. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/year-means-time-dogs-dow-21404709