The Dow Jones Industrial Average is comprised of some of Wall Street’s biggest names. The men and women at the helm of these 30 companies have a big responsibility, and in these tough economic times, being a big-name CEO is harder than ever. So who is leading their companies to success, and who is falling behind? Check out how the 30 Dow stocks have each performed under their current leadership and how the company has performed relative to its peers since its CEO first set up shop in the corner office. (Note: Stock performance reflects dividends)

STOCK CEO DATE APPOINTED STOCK
UNDER CEO
DOW
UNDER CEO
RECENT NEWS
3M3M
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Inge ThulinInge Thulin
2/24/20125 Can’t-Miss Dividend Stocks to Buy
American ExpressAmerican Express
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Kenneth ChenaultKenneth Chenault
1/1/2001Apple Inc.: This $60 Billion Acquisition Would Set AAPL Stock Free
AT&TAT&T
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Randall StephensonRandall Stephenson
5/9/2007REPORT: Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications Inc Routinely Overcharge Customers
BoeingBoeing
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W. James McNerneyW. James McNerney
7/1/2005The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
CaterpillarCaterpillar
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Douglas OberhelmanDouglas Oberhelman
7/1/2010Caterpillar Inc. a Top Dividend Stock With 4.1% Yield (CAT)
ChevronChevron
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John WatsonJohn Watson
1/1/2010Get a Free Folio Fill-Up Shorting Chevron Corporation (CVX)
CiscoCisco
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John ChambersJohn Chambers
1/31/1995The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
Coca-ColaCoca-Cola
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Muhtar KentMuhtar Kent
7/1/200810 All-American Stocks to Buy Now
DuPontDuPont
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Ellen KullmanEllen Kullman
10/1/200841 Trades To Make Before May Ends
Exxon MobilExxon Mobil
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Rex TillersonRex Tillerson
1/1/2006Exxon Mobil Corporation: XOM Is THE Energy Stock to Own
General ElectricGeneral Electric
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Jeffrey ImmeltJeffrey Immelt
9/7/2001Dividend Stocks for Retirement Investors: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund
Goldman SachsGoldman Sachs
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Lloyd BlankfeinLloyd Blankfein
5/31/20064 Giants Who Say “Sell”
Home DepotHome Depot
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Francis BlakeFrancis Blake
1/2/2007Home Depot Inc (HD) Stock Edges Higher on Nomura Upgrade
IBMIBM
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Virginia RomettyVirginia Rometty
1/1/20127 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy as Brexit Fears Recede
IntelIntel
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Brian KrzanichBrian Krzanich
5/16/2013Here’s Why the Apple Inc. (AAPL) Deal Didn’t Move Intel Corporation (INTC) Stock
Johnson & JohnsonJohnson & Johnson
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Alex GorskyAlex Gorsky
4/26/2012How to Get Dividend Investment Ideas (PG, KMB, JNJ, MCD)
JPMorgan ChaseJPMorgan Chase
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James DimonJames Dimon
12/31/20053 Bank Stocks to Short After the Brexit
McDonald’sMcDonald’s
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Don ThompsonDon Thompson
7/1/2012Biggest Movers in Retail Trade Stocks Now – PIR DPLO FINL RH
Merck & Co.Merck & Co.
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Kenneth FrazierKenneth Frazier
1/1/2011The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
MicrosoftMicrosoft
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Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
2/4/2014Microsoft Corporation’s Console Strategy Could Spell the End for Xbox (MSFT)
NikeNike
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Mark ParkerMark Parker
1/26/2006Nike Inc: Can NKE Stock Follow the Cavs’ Example?
PfizerPfizer
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Ian ReadIan Read
12/5/2010The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
Procter & GambleProcter & Gamble
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A.G. LafleyA.G. Lafley
5/23/2013How to Get Dividend Investment Ideas (PG, KMB, JNJ, MCD)
Travelers CompaniesTravelers Companies
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Jay FishmanJay Fishman
4/1/2004Prepare For the Dividend Rush With These 59 Stocks
United TechnologiesUnited Technologies
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Louis ChenevertLouis Chenevert
4/9/200810 Multinationals to Sell Before the Brexit Vote (AAPL, BWA, F, UTX)
UnitedHealth GroupUnitedHealth Group
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Stephen HemsleyStephen Hemsley
12/1/20065 Dividend Growth Stocks Showering Shareholders With Cash
VerizonVerizon
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Lowell McAdamLowell McAdam
8/1/2011Telecom Stocks: The Sexy Alternative to Utilities (VZ T BCE CHT)
VisaVisa
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Charles Scharf
11/1/2012Your American Express Company Costco Wholesale Corporation Card Has Been Cancelled
WalmartWalmart
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C. Douglas McMillonC. Douglas McMillon
2/1/2014How to Get Dividend Investment Ideas (PG, KMB, JNJ, MCD)
Walt DisneyWalt Disney
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Robert IgerRobert Iger
10/2/2005Frozen Ever After: 6 Things to Know About the New Disney World Ride