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Dividend Achievers are stocks with a history of rising dividends of more than 10 years. Stocks with a long dividend history enjoy a higher confidence from dividend investors because the predictability of future dividends is more likely. Only 189 stocks on the American stock exchanges have such a long tradition of dividend growth. Within the recent days, 5 Dividend Achievers realized new 52-Week Lows but still have attractive dividend yields and price-to-earnings ratios. Here are my favorite stocks from the category Dividend Achievers with new 52-Week Lows:

1. Community Trust Bancorp (CTBI) is acting within the regional southeast banks industry. The company has a market capitalization of $349.1 million, generates revenue in an amount of $157.3 million and a net income of $36.0 million. Its P/E ratio is 9.6 and forward price-to-earnings ratio 9.2, Price/Sales 2.2 and Price/Book ratio 1.0. Dividend Yield: 5.5 percent. The beta ratio amounts to 0.61. The company raised dividends for 31 years.

2. Avon Products (AVP) is acting within the personal products industry. The company has a market capitalization of $8.5 billion, generates revenues in an amount of $11.3 billion and a net income of $737.7 million. Its P/E ratio is 11.5 and forward price to earnings ratio 8.6, Price/Sales 0.8 and Price/Book ratio 4.2. Dividend Yield: 4.7 percent. The beta ratio amounts to 1.52. The company raised dividends for 22 years.

3. Badger Meter (BMI) is acting within the scientific and technical instruments industry. The company has a market capitalization of $457.1 million, generates revenues in an amount of $273.1 million and a net income of $26.4 million. Its P/E ratio is 17.3 and forward price to earnings ratio 15.1, Price/Sales 1.7 and Price/Book ratio 2.6. Dividend Yield: 2.1 percent. The beta ratio amounts to 0.87. The company raised dividends for 19 years.

Take a closer look at the full table of 17 Dividend Achievers close to new 52-Week Lows. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 16.9 while the average forward P/E ratio is 12.4. The dividend yield has an average value of 3.9 percent. Price to book ratio is 2.2 and price to sales ratio 1.9. The operating margin amounts to 18.3 percent.


Disclosure: I am long AVP.

Source: 3 Dividend Achievers At New 52-Week Lows