High Yield Stocks From The S&P 500 With Very High Margins Researched By "long-term-investments.blogspot.com". Profitability is very important. The higher the profit margins, the better the market position and market strength of a company.
However, I screened the popular S&P 500 index by high yield stocks with an operating margin of more than 10 percent. Eleven firms have such a high margin of which one yield at double-digit rates. Five have a current buy or better recommendation by brokerage firms.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 22.10 and forward P/E ratio is 16.00. The dividend yield has a value of 6.35 percent. Price to book ratio is 1.79 and price to sales ratio 2.11. The operating margin amounts to 18.00 percent and the beta ratio is 0.97.
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WIN, FTR, CTL, CLF, EXC, POM, PBCT, RAI, GCI, HCN, TE