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The technical indicator of 52-Week-Highs shows investors how far away a stock is from its new break out. If the stock crosses the holly mark of new highs, additional upside potential is given. Let's take a look at the cheapest dividend stocks and consider some opportunities.

I screened the capital market by stocks with a positive dividend yield that have crossed a new 52-Week High within the recent days. Despite the turmoil's at the markets, there are sixteen dividend paying companies at one-year highs of which six have a P/E multiple of less than 15. These are the detailed results:

1. American Capital Agency (NASDAQ:AGNC) has a market capitalization of $9.98 billion. The company generates revenues of $1,108.87 million and has a net income of $770.48 million. The firm's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amount to $750.34 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 67.67% (operating margin 70.04% and the net profit margin finally 69.48%).

The total debt representing 83.81% of the company's assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amount to 782.19%. Last fiscal year, a return on equity of 19.80% was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $6.40. Last fiscal year, the company paid $5.60 in form of dividends to shareholders. The stock is 0.36% above 52-Week Highs.

Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 5.20, Price/Sales 9.00 and Price/Book ratio 1.20. Dividend Yield: 15.03%. The beta ratio is 0.42.

2. A.F.P Provida (NYSE:PVD) has a market capitalization of $1.79 billion. The company generates revenues of $297.59 million and has a net income of $156.68 million. The firm's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amount to $180.43 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 60.63% (operating margin 55.15% and the net profit margin finally 52.65%).

The total debt representing 0.11% of the company's assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amount to 0.14%. Last fiscal year, a return on equity of 26.34% was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $8.02. Last fiscal year, the company paid $6.23 in form of dividends to shareholders. The stock is 3.71% above 52-Week Highs.

Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 10.12, Price/Sales 6.04 and Price/Book ratio 2.96. Dividend Yield: 8.65%. The beta ratio is 1.19.

3. Tortoise Capital Resources (TTO) has a market capitalization of $86.21 million. The company generates revenues of $3.23 million and has a net income of $2.92 million. The firm's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amount to $-0.95 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is -29.39% (operating margin -45.59% and the net profit margin finally 90.60%).

The total debt representing 2.42% of the company's assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amount to 2.52%. Last fiscal year, a return on equity of 3.14% was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $0.83. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.41 in form of dividends to shareholders. The stock is 0.64% above 52-Week Highs.

Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 11.36, Price/Sales 26.73 and Price/Book ratio 0.95. Dividend Yield: 4.69%. The beta ratio is 0.69.

4. Mothers Work (NASDAQ:DEST) has a market capitalization of $274.83 million. The company generates revenues of $545.39 million and has a net income of $22.99 million. The firm's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amount to $50.98 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 9.35% (operating margin 7.01% and the net profit margin finally 4.21%).

The total debt representing 15.77% of the company's assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amount to 33.81%. Last fiscal year, a return on equity of 27.98% was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.47. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.52 in form of dividends to shareholders. The stock is 0.77% below 52-Week Highs.

Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 14.01, Price/Sales 0.50 and Price/Book ratio 2.93. Dividend Yield: 3.40%. The beta ratio is 1.74.

5. Heartland Financial (NASDAQ:HTLF) has a market capitalization of $333.69 million. The company generates revenues of $191.74 million and has a net income of $28.01 million. The firm's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amount to $65.94 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 34.39% (operating margin 18.69% and the net profit margin finally 13.66%).

The total debt representing 11.86% of the company's assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amount to 145.80%. Last fiscal year, a return on equity of 7.86% was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.76. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.40 in form of dividends to shareholders. The stock is 0.05% above 52-Week Highs.

Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 11.47, Price/Sales 1.63 and Price/Book ratio 1.24. Dividend Yield: 1.98%. The beta ratio is 1.03.

6. Sypris Solutions (NASDAQ:SYPR) has a market capitalization of $131.01 million. The company generates revenues of $335.62 million and has a net income of $8.44 million. The firm's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amount to $20.40 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 6.08% (operating margin 1.84% and the net profit margin finally 2.51%).

The total debt representing 5.69% of the company's assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amount to 16.54%. Last fiscal year, a return on equity of 13.36% was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $0.57. Last fiscal year, the company paid no dividends to shareholders. The stock is 0.15% above 52-Week Highs.

Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 11.41, Price/Sales 0.39 and Price/Book ratio 2.14. Dividend Yield: 1.23%. The beta ratio is 0.83.

Source: 6 Dividend Stocks At New 52-Week Highs