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If you are looking to boost your portfolio’s total return, this list might be interesting to you.

To construct this list we looked for stocks with two characteristics:

  • Raised dividends for more than 25 consecutive years (i.e. Dividend Champions, as identified by the DRIP Resource Center)
  • And trading at a significant discount to analysts’ target prices (used as a proxy for fair value)

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Considering this information, which of these stocks are you most likely to add to your book?

1. Universal Corp. (NYSE:UVV): Tobacco Products Industry. Market cap of $1.0B. Dividend yield at 4.49%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at discount of 34.11%, when comparing the current price of $42.83 vs. their target price of $65.0. The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 11.98% (equivalent to 11.78 days of average volume). The stock has lost 17.6% over the last year.


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2. Weyco Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WEYS): Apparel Footwear & Accessories Industry. Market cap of $271.28M. Dividend yield at 2.68%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 25.41%, when comparing the current price of $23.87 vs. their target price of $32.0. The stock has lost 0.25% over the last year.

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3. Stepan Company (NYSE:SCL): Cleaning Products Industry. Market cap of $759.92M. Dividend yield at 1.47%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 24.2%, when comparing the current price of $70.49 vs. their target price of $93.0. The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 6.46% (equivalent to 20.14 days of average volume). The stock has lost 5.78% over the last year.


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4. Nacco Industries Inc. (NYSE:NC): Farm & Construction Machinery Industry. Market cap of $860.48M. Dividend yield at 2.04%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 22.34%, when comparing the current price of $99.41 vs. their target price of $128.0. This is a risky stock that is significantly more volatile than the overall market (beta = 2.33). The stock has gained 15.37% over the last year.

5. ABM Industries Inc. (NYSE:ABM): Business Services Industry. Market cap of $1.27B. Dividend yield at 2.34%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 21.67%, when comparing the current price of $23.89 vs. their target price of $30.5. The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 8.25% (equivalent to 16.89 days of average volume). The stock has gained 11.05% over the last year.

6. Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT): Discount, Variety Stores Industry. Market cap of $33.82B. Dividend yield at 2.05%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 20.58%, when comparing the current price of $49.2 vs. their target price of $61.95. The stock has lost 12.89% over the last year.

7. Old Republic International Corp. (NYSE:ORI):
Surety & Title Insurance Industry. Market cap of $3.29B. Dividend yield at 5.51%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 20.25%, when comparing the current price of $12.76 vs. their target price of $16.0. The stock has lost 11.62% over the last year.

8. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK):
Machine Tools & Accessories Industry. Market cap of $12.15B. Dividend yield at 2.26%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 18.33%, when comparing the current price of $71.87 vs. their target price of $88.0. After a solid performance over the last year, SWK has pulled back during recent sessions. The stock is -4.65% below its SMA20 and -4.55% below its SMA50, but remains 10.42% above its SMA200. The stock has gained 17.45% over the last year.

9. Raven Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:RAVN): Printed Circuit Boards Industry. Market cap of $956.25M. Dividend yield at 1.36%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 16.2%, when comparing the current price of $51.12 vs. their target price of $61.0. After a solid performance over the last year, RAVN has pulled back during recent sessions. The stock is -7.81% below its SMA20 and -7.9% below its SMA50, but remains 14.39% above its SMA200. The stock has performed poorly over the last month, losing 13.89%.

10. AFLAC Inc. (NYSE:AFL): Accident & Health Insurance Industry. Market cap of $26.40B. Dividend yield at 2.14%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 15.05%, when comparing the current price of $56.28 vs. their target price of $66.25. The stock has had a couple of great days, gaining 5.51% over the last week.

11. Sonoco Products Co. (NYSE:SON):
Paper & Paper Products Industry. Market cap of $3.47B. Dividend yield at 3.35%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 14.74%, when comparing the current price of $34.59 vs. their target price of $40.57. The stock has gained 6.23% over the last year.

12. Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM): Farm Products Industry. Market cap of $23.58B. Dividend yield at 1.73%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 14.3%, when comparing the current price of $35.35 vs. their target price of $41.25. The stock has gained 36.18% over the last year.

13. SJW Corp. (NYSE:SJW): Water Utilities Industry. Market cap of $431.99M. Dividend yield at 2.97%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 13.74%, when comparing the current price of $23.29 vs. their target price of $27.0. The stock has lost 15.18% over the last year.

14. Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH): Industrial Equipment & Components Industry. Market cap of $15.11B. Dividend yield at 1.59%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 13.28%, when comparing the current price of $93.59 vs. their target price of $107.92. The stock has gained 33.77% over the last year.

15. Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN): Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $3.78B. Dividend yield at 0.76%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 13.01%, when comparing the current price of $55.24 vs. their target price of $63.5. The stock has gained 51.9% over the last year.

16. Community Trust Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CTBI): Regional Bank. Market cap of $425.07M. Dividend yield at 4.42%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 12.79%, when comparing the current price of $27.62 vs. their target price of $31.67. The stock has lost 5.89% over the last year.

17. Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE:TDS):
Wireless Communications Industry. Market cap of $3.48B. Dividend yield at 1.41%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 12.68%, when comparing the current price of $33.47 vs. their target price of $38.33. The stock has lost 4.63% over the last year.

18. HB Fuller Co. (NYSE:FUL): Specialty Chemicals Industry. Market cap of $1.06B. Dividend yield at 1.4%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 12.48%, when comparing the current price of $21.59 vs. their target price of $24.67. The stock has lost 9.29% over the last year.

19. Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS): Packaging & Containers Industry. Market cap of $3.34B. Dividend yield at 3.07%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 12.47%, when comparing the current price of $31.32 vs. their target price of $35.78. The stock has gained 6.4% over the last year.

20. RPM International Inc. (NYSE:RPM):
General Building Materials Industry. Market cap of $3.07B. Dividend yield at 3.57%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 11.98%, when comparing the current price of $23.59 vs. their target price of $26.8. Offers a good dividend, and appears to have good liquidity to back it up--dividend yield at 3.57%, current ratio at 2.53, and quick ratio at 1.75. The stock has gained 9.99% over the last year.

21. American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR):
Water Utilities Industry. Market cap of $649.55M. Dividend yield at 3.22%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 11.77%, when comparing the current price of $34.7 vs. their target price of $39.33. The stock has lost 6.63% over the last year.

22. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR): Industrial Equipment & Components Industry. Market cap of $45.86B. Dividend yield at 2.27%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 11.3%, when comparing the current price of $58.0 vs. their target price of $65.39. The stock has gained 16.29% over the last year.

23. Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW):
Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $28.94B. Dividend yield at 2.34%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 11.3%, when comparing the current price of $58.1 vs. their target price of $65.5. The stock has had a couple of great days, gaining 6.65% over the last week.

24. Tennant Company (NYSE:TNC): Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $783.10M. Dividend yield at 1.66%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 10.89%, when comparing the current price of $40.99 vs. their target price of $46.0. The stock has gained 17.92% over the last year.

25. Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:APD): Chemicals Industry. Market cap of $20.08B. Dividend yield at 2.45%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 10.84%, when comparing the current price of $94.51 vs. their target price of $106.0. The stock has gained 26.17% over the last year.

26. Franklin Resources Inc. (NYSE:BEN): Asset Management Industry. Market cap of $28.79B. Dividend yield at 0.77%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 10.8%, when comparing the current price of $128.05 vs. their target price of $143.56. The stock has gained 11.04% over the last year.

27. Gorman-Rupp Co. (NYSEMKT:GRC): Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $675.80M. Dividend yield at 1.04%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 10.67%, when comparing the current price of $40.2 vs. their target price of $45.0. The stock has gained 42.23% over the last year.

28. Dover Corp. (NYSE:DOV): Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $12.56B. Dividend yield at 1.63%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 10.58%, when comparing the current price of $67.56 vs. their target price of $75.55. The stock has gained 28.77% over the last year.

29. Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE): Steel & Iron Industry. Market cap of $14.43B. Dividend yield at 3.18%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 10.14%, when comparing the current price of $45.83 vs. their target price of $51.0. The stock has gained 2.88% over the last year.

30. Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW)
: Home Improvement Stores Industry. Market cap of $34.78B. Dividend yield at 1.67%. According to analysts' estimates this stock is trading at a discount of 9.97%, when comparing the current price of $25.93 vs. their target price of $28.8. The stock has lost 3.05% over the last year.

*Relevant data sourced from Finviz.

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Source: Income Ideas: 30 Dividend Champions Trading at Significant Discount to Analyst Target Prices