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
2/24/20123 Stocks That Propelled the Dow to a Fresh All-Time High
American ExpressAmerican Express
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Kenneth ChenaultKenneth Chenault
1/1/2001Why Building A ‘Legacy’ Portfolio Pays Off
AT&TAT&T
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Randall StephensonRandall Stephenson
5/9/2007AT&T Inc. (T) Begins First 5G Wireless Tests
BoeingBoeing
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W. James McNerneyW. James McNerney
7/1/2005Trump to Boeing Co (BA): Your Costs Are Out of Control!
CaterpillarCaterpillar
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Douglas OberhelmanDouglas Oberhelman
7/1/2010The 10 Biggest Stock Market Successes of 2016
ChevronChevron
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John WatsonJohn Watson
1/1/2010The 10 Best S&P 500 Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
CiscoCisco
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John ChambersJohn Chambers
1/31/1995Why Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Stock Will Pay Off in the Long-Term
Coca-ColaCoca-Cola
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Muhtar KentMuhtar Kent
7/1/2008Why PepsiCo, Inc. Is Still a Top Dividend Growth Stock (PEP)
DuPontDuPont
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Ellen KullmanEllen Kullman
10/1/2008Should You Buy the Dow? E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) Stock
Exxon MobilExxon Mobil
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Rex TillersonRex Tillerson
1/1/2006Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Is Winning Too Much. That’s Not a Good Thing.
General ElectricGeneral Electric
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Jeffrey ImmeltJeffrey Immelt
9/7/2001General Electric Company (GE) Stock Is Running Out of Gas
Goldman SachsGoldman Sachs
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Lloyd BlankfeinLloyd Blankfein
5/31/20063 Stocks That Propelled the Dow to a Fresh All-Time High
Home DepotHome Depot
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Francis BlakeFrancis Blake
1/2/20073 Big Stock Charts for Monday: SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD), Tripadvisor Inc (TRIP) and Home Depot Inc (HD)
IBMIBM
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Virginia RomettyVirginia Rometty
1/1/20123 Stocks That Propelled the Dow to a Fresh All-Time High
IntelIntel
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Brian KrzanichBrian Krzanich
5/16/2013Should You Buy Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons
Johnson & JohnsonJohnson & Johnson
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Alex GorskyAlex Gorsky
4/26/20123 Stocks That Propelled the Dow to a Fresh All-Time High
JPMorgan ChaseJPMorgan Chase
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James DimonJames Dimon
12/31/20053 Stocks That Propelled the Dow to a Fresh All-Time High
McDonald’sMcDonald’s
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Don ThompsonDon Thompson
7/1/2012McDonald’s Waffle Fries? McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Is Testing Them
Merck & Co.Merck & Co.
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Kenneth FrazierKenneth Frazier
1/1/20112 Ways To Profit From Accelerated R&D Spending
MicrosoftMicrosoft
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Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
2/4/2014Microsoft Corporation’s (MSFT) Windows on ARM Will Be HUGE in 2017
NikeNike
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Mark ParkerMark Parker
1/26/2006Holiday Gift Guide 2016: The Best Smartwatch and Fitness Trackers
PfizerPfizer
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Ian ReadIan Read
12/5/20105 Blue-Chip Stocks to Sell for December
Procter & GambleProcter & Gamble
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A.G. LafleyA.G. Lafley
5/23/201310 Ways to Make Money in the Market in 2017
Travelers CompaniesTravelers Companies
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Jay FishmanJay Fishman
4/1/20043 Big Stock Charts for Tuesday: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Monsanto Company (MON) and Travelers Companies Inc (TRV)
United TechnologiesUnited Technologies
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Louis ChenevertLouis Chenevert
4/9/2008Know Before You Buy These 92 Stocks
UnitedHealth GroupUnitedHealth Group
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Stephen HemsleyStephen Hemsley
12/1/20065 Ways to Play President Donald Trump’s First 100 Days
VerizonVerizon
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Lowell McAdamLowell McAdam
8/1/2011Google Still Doesn’t Hold a Candle to Santa Claus
VisaVisa
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Charles Scharf
11/1/2012The 4 Best Store Credit Cards for Long-Term Savings
WalmartWalmart
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C. Douglas McMillonC. Douglas McMillon
2/1/2014With Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Poised On a Growth Track, Should You Hold WMT?
Walt DisneyWalt Disney
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Robert IgerRobert Iger
10/2/2005This Twitter Inc (TWTR) Stock Rally Is as Flimsy as the Rest!