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The following is a list of dividend-paying stocks that are in rally mode, i.e. trading above their 20-day, 50-day and 200-day moving averages. All of these stocks have market caps above $2.0B and current ratios above 1.5 (to ensure they have necessary liquidity to pay their dividends).

In addition, all these companies have attractive valuations. Each stock in this list has a trailing twelve month (TTM) Price/Earnings and Price/Sales ratio below industry averages.

Valuation ratios sourced from Reuters.com, and dividend yield data sourced from Finviz.



The list has been sorted by dividend yield.

1. Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE): Diversified Utilities Industry. Dividend yield of 5.49%, with a current ratio of 1.61. TTM P/E ratio at 11.5 vs. the industy avg. at 12.69. TTM P/S ratio at 0.94 vs. the industry avg. at 1.1. The stock has gained 10.51% over the last year.

2. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY): Drug Manufacturer. Dividend yield of 4.91%, with a current ratio of 2.2. TTM P/E ratio at 14.24 vs. the industy avg. at 43.13. TTM P/S ratio at 2.31 vs. the industry avg. at 2.61. The stock has gained 24.01% over the last year.

3. Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS): Drug Manufacturer. Dividend yield of 3.71%, with a current ratio of 2.17. TTM P/E ratio at 12.31 vs. the industy avg. at 42.55. TTM P/S ratio at 2.46 vs. the industry avg. at 2.61. The stock has gained 17.14% over the last year.

4. Compania Cervecerias Unidas S.A. (NYSE:CCU): Brewers Industry. Dividend yield of 3.37%, with a current ratio of 2.02. TTM P/E ratio at 18.53 vs. the industy avg. at 19.91. TTM P/S ratio at 2.28 vs. the industry avg. at 3.64. The stock has gained 87.08% over the last year.

5. CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Dividend yield of 3.1%, with a current ratio of 1.53. TTM P/E ratio at 12.02 vs. the industy avg. at 22.94. TTM P/S ratio at 3.49 vs. the industry avg. at 6.3. The stock has gained 36.9% over the last year.

6. Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BR): Information & Delivery Services Industry. Dividend yield of 2.81%, with a current ratio of 2.04. TTM P/E ratio at 13.14 vs. the industy avg. at 30.51. TTM P/S ratio at 1.22 vs. the industry avg. at 8.81. The stock has gained 5.28% over the last year.

7. Ultrapar Holdings Inc. (NYSE:UGP): Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing Industry. Dividend yield of 2.56%, with a current ratio of 3.25. TTM P/E ratio at 21.42 vs. the industy avg. at 24.35. TTM P/S ratio at 0.33 vs. the industry avg. at 6.37. The stock has gained 57.56% over the last year.

8. ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB): Industrial Electrical Equipment Industry. Dividend yield of 2.5%, with a current ratio of 1.7. TTM P/E ratio at 16.64 vs. the industy avg. at 33.3. TTM P/S ratio at 1.42 vs. the industry avg. at 3.07. The stock has gained 3.69% over the last year.

9. Fortune Brands Inc. (FO): Home Furnishings & Fixtures Industry. Dividend yield of 1.7%, with a current ratio of 1.99. TTM P/E ratio at 15.77 vs. the industy avg. at 18.14. TTM P/S ratio at 0.97 vs. the industry avg. at 3.45. The stock has gained 14.52% over the last year.

10. Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE:FCX): Copper Industry. Dividend yield of 1.67%, with a current ratio of 2.44. TTM P/E ratio at 9.28 vs. the industy avg. at 23.97. TTM P/S ratio at 1.99 vs. the industry avg. at 7.71. The stock has gained 15.26% over the last year.

11. Corn Products International Inc. (CPO): Processed & Packaged Goods Industry. Dividend yield of 1.64%, with a current ratio of 2.18. TTM P/E ratio at 13.71 vs. the industy avg. at 21.85. TTM P/S ratio at 0.66 vs. the industry avg. at 0.82. The stock has gained 17.16% over the last year.

12. Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI): Diversified Machinery Industry. Dividend yield of 1.41%, with a current ratio of 1.94. TTM P/E ratio at 19.4 vs. the industy avg. at 21.44. TTM P/S ratio at 1.27 vs. the industry avg. at 2.02. The stock has gained 66.24% over the last year.

13. FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS): Information & Delivery Services Industry. Dividend yield of 1.25%, with a current ratio of 3.47. TTM P/E ratio at 24.17 vs. the industy avg. at 30.51. TTM P/S ratio at 5.42 vs. the industry avg. at 8.81. The stock has gained 35.3% over the last year.

14. Joy Global, Inc. (JOYG): Farm & Construction Machinery Industry. Dividend yield of 1.23%, with a current ratio of 2.45. TTM P/E ratio at 640.329 vs. the industy avg. at 754.896. TTM P/S ratio at 1.65 vs. the industry avg. at 2.02. The stock has gained 48.17% over the last year.

15. Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Dividend yield of 1.03%, with a current ratio of 1.8. TTM P/E ratio at 22.55 vs. the industy avg. at 22.94. TTM P/S ratio at 4.26 vs. the industry avg. at 6.3. The stock has gained 16.59% over the last year.

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Source: 15 Dividend-Paying Rally Stocks With Attractive Valuations