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Which is Better: Income or Growth Stock?

Share current LOB: PersonalBanking

Compare investment returns for a growth stock and an income stock.

Which is better: income or growth stock?

Growth stockIncome stock
Share price at purchase
Shares purchased
Yearly increase in share price
Average quarterly dividend
Yearly increase in dividends

Months owned/will own
Your federal tax rate
Your state tax rate

Fees (same for each stock)
At purchaseAt sale
As fixed dollar amount
As percent of total amount
As dollar amount per share

Your dividend income is

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