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Do you prefer stocks that pay part of their return in dividend income? For a closer look at some interesting dividend-yielding names, we ran a screen.

We began by screening for dividend stocks (those with dividend yields above 2% and sustainable payout ratios below 50%) with strong liquidity, with current ratios above 3. The current ratio is current assets/current liabilities, so ratios above 3 indicate the company has at least 3 times the liquid assets to cover their short-term liabilities.

We then screened for stocks with strong sales trends, comparing growth in revenue to growth in accounts receivable. Since accounts receivable is the portion of revenue not yet received, and there is no guarantee the money will ever be received, the smaller the portion of revenue made up of receivables the healthier the company's revenue.

We screened for stocks seeing faster growth in revenue than accounts receivable year-over-year, as well as accounts receivable comprising a smaller portion of current assets over the same time period. This indicates strong liquidity as well.

For an interactive version of this chart, click on the image below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.

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Do you think these stocks pay handsome dividend income? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

List sorted by increase in revenue over the last year.

1. R.G. Barry Corporation (NASDAQ:DFZ): Market cap at $137.51M, most recent closing price at $12.30. Dividend yield at 2.60%, payout ratio at 24.36%. Current ratio at 4.43. Revenue grew by 24.86% during the most recent quarter ($25.11M vs. $20.11M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 12.11% during the same time period ($14.9M vs. $13.29M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 20.87% to 19.88% during the most recent quarter (comparing 13 weeks ending 2012-03-31 to 13 weeks ending 2011-04-02).

2. Eastern Co. (NASDAQ:EML): Manufactures and sells industrial hardware, security products, and metal products in North America. Market cap at $101.1M, most recent closing price at $16.28. Dividend yield at 2.46%, payout ratio at 35.55%. Current ratio at 4.85. Revenue grew by 22.02% during the most recent quarter ($40.5M vs. $33.19M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 13.15% during the same time period ($20.74M vs. $18.33M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 30.22% to 30.15% during the most recent quarter (comparing 13 weeks ending 2012-03-31 to 13 weeks ending 2011-04-02).

3. j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM): Provides outsourced, value-added communication, messaging, and data backup services to businesses of all sizes, from individuals to enterprises worldwide. Market cap at $1.12B, most recent closing price at $24.15. Dividend yield at 3.56%, payout ratio at 26.32%. Current ratio at 3.31. Revenue grew by 18.08% during the most recent quarter ($86.65M vs. $73.38M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 12.87% during the same time period ($19.91M vs. $17.64M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 11.14% to 10.16% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2012-03-31 to 3 months ending 2011-03-31).

4. Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALM): Engages in the production, grading, packaging, marketing, and distribution of shell eggs primarily in the southeastern, southwestern, mid-western, and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. Market cap at $849.65M, most recent closing price at $35.58. Dividend yield at 2.35%, payout ratio at 33.30%. Current ratio at 3.11. Revenue grew by 10.55% during the most recent quarter ($303.66M vs. $274.67M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 1.86% during the same time period ($66.34M vs. $65.13M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 17.01% to 15.91% during the most recent quarter (comparing 13 weeks ending 2012-02-25 to 13 weeks ending 2011-02-26).

5. Amcol International Corp. (NYSE:ACO): Engages in the development and application of minerals and technology products and services to various industrial and consumer markets. Market cap at $926.09M, most recent closing price at $29.04. Dividend yield at 2.48%, payout ratio at 37.21%. Current ratio at 3.65. Revenue grew by 8.26% during the most recent quarter ($235.8M vs. $217.8M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by -1.93% during the same time period ($209.7M vs. $213.82M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 58.1% to 51.75% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2012-03-31 to 3 months ending 2011-03-31).

6. Flexsteel Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXS): Manufactures, imports, and markets residential and commercial upholstered and wooden furniture products in the United States. Market cap at $135.66M, most recent closing price at $19.95. Dividend yield at 2.01%, payout ratio at 20.86%. Current ratio at 4.37. Revenue grew by 7.58% during the most recent quarter ($91.63M vs. $85.17M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by -4.97% during the same time period ($33.84M vs. $35.61M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 27.85% to 25.18% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2012-03-31 to 3 months ending 2011-03-31).

7. Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP): Designs, develops, manufactures, sells, and supplies cast aluminum road wheels to automobile and light truck manufacturers primarily in North America. Market cap at $447.55M, most recent closing price at $16.46. Dividend yield at 3.89%, payout ratio at 26.41%. Current ratio at 5.71. Revenue grew by 6.82% during the most recent quarter ($202.46M vs. $189.53M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 2.97% during the same time period ($129.13M vs. $125.41M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 31.42% to 31.11% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2012-03-25 to 3 months ending 2011-03-27).

*Accounting data sourced from Google Finance, all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: 7 Highly Liquid Dividend Stocks With Strong Receivable Trends