At the end of the week, our top ten stocks on our watch list contains a very diverse group of companies. These dividend paying stocks are all within 20% of the 52-week low for April 16, 2010.
|Symbol||Name||Price||% Yr Low||P/E||EPS||Div/Shr||Yield||Payout Ratio|
|XOM||Exxon Mobil Corp.||67.93||6.88%||17.08||3.98||1.68||2.47%||42%|
|FPL-OLD||FPL Group, Inc.||48.43||6.93%||12.21||3.97||2.00||4.13%||50%|
|TMP||Tompkins Financial Corp.||37.74||8.93%||12.75||2.96||1.36||3.60%||46%|
|DNB||Dun & Bradstreet Corp.||76.31||10.43%||12.72||6.00||1.40||1.83%||23%|
|FRS||Frisch's Restaurants, Inc.||22.35||12.26%||9.93||2.25||0.52||2.33%||23%|
|FFIN||First Financial Bankshares||52.61||13.24%||20.39||2.58||1.36||2.59%||53%|
|BRO||Brown & Brown, Inc.||18.59||13.91%||17.23||1.08||0.31||1.67%||29%|
|LLY||Eli Lilly and Co.||36.54||14.08%||9.27||3.94||1.96||5.36%||50%|
Watch List Summary
The best performing stock from last week's list was Shenandoah Telecom (SHEN) which rose 4.8%. The worst performing stock, once again, was Monsanto which fell another 6% (it fell 2.8% last week). Overall, the Dividend Achiever watch list gained 0.2% versus the Dow which was flat.
Disclosure: Long XOM, T, MON