Dividend Achievers With Cheap P/E Ratios And Highest YTD Performance Researched By "long-term-investments.blogspot.com". Dividend growth stocks are a great opportunity to grow your money with dividends. An investment category that covers the best dividend growth stocks is the Dividend Achievers category. Such stocks have raised dividend payments over a period of more than 10 consecutive years. Roughly 187 companies have fulfilled these growth criteria. But which one should we buy now?
I made a screen of the best performing Dividend Achievers with still attractive price ratios. I believe that companies with a very good stock market performance operate well running businesses. If they are not too cheap, they could be purchased. Well, below is a table of the 20 best performing stocks with a P/E below 15.
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 12.04 and forward P/E ratio is 12.07. The dividend yield has a value of 2.50 percent. Price to book ratio is 2.12 and price to sales ratio 2.27. The operating margin amounts to 26.68 percent and the beta ratio is 1.02. The average stock has a year-to-date performance of 21.18 percent and is 4.00 percent below its 52-Week High.
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VMI, NC, BEN, ITW, TGT, HCC, CTBI, UHT, SCL, NEE, CSL, BANF, MDT, DBD, AFL, CVX, AROW, CB, PH, XOM