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 Stocks With Ugly Sales Growth — NTIP BX LPT MMM VAC
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
7/1/20088 Beverages Stocks to Sell Now
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
1/1/2006Know Before You Buy These 92 Stocks
General ElectricGeneral Electric
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Jeffrey ImmeltJeffrey Immelt
9/7/2001Forget Baker Hughes, General Electric Company (GE) Stock’s Best Buy-Outs Were a LOT Smaller
Goldman SachsGoldman Sachs
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Lloyd BlankfeinLloyd Blankfein
5/31/2006Apple Inc. Stock Rides On iPhone 7 Demand (AAPL)
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
1/1/2012Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook Needs a Hug
IntelIntel
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Brian KrzanichBrian Krzanich
5/16/2013AT&T Inc. (T) Begins First 5G Wireless Tests
Johnson & JohnsonJohnson & Johnson
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Alex GorskyAlex Gorsky
4/26/2012Sleepy Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stock Could Finally Wake Up
JPMorgan ChaseJPMorgan Chase
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James DimonJames Dimon
12/31/20053 Big Stock Charts for Tuesday: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Monsanto Company (MON) and Travelers Companies Inc (TRV)
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
1/1/2011The 10 Best Healthcare Stocks to Buy for 2017
MicrosoftMicrosoft
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Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
2/4/2014Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Plans HomeHub to Take on Amazon Echo and Google Home
NikeNike
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Mark ParkerMark Parker
1/26/2006The 4 Best Stocks to Buy for a Market-Beating 2017
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
12/1/2006The 10 Best Healthcare Stocks to Buy for 2017
VerizonVerizon
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Lowell McAdamLowell McAdam
8/1/2011Equinix Inc (EQIX) to Buy Verizon Communications Inc. Data Centers
VisaVisa
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Charles Scharf
11/1/201213 IT Services Stocks to Sell Now
WalmartWalmart
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C. Douglas McMillonC. Douglas McMillon
2/1/2014Why Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock Holders Should Fear Amazon Go
Walt DisneyWalt Disney
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Robert IgerRobert Iger
10/2/2005Can Walt Disney Co (DIS) Stock Spend Its Way to Gains?