Largest Utility Dividend Stocks Researched By "long-term-investments.blogspot.com". The utility sector offers a stable investment environment with high dividend yields and robust business models. Let's take a look at the biggest dividend stocks.
The whole sector has a total market capitalization of USD 22.01 trillion and includes 119 stocks of which 104 pay dividends. I made a screen of the biggest dividend payer within the utility sector. Below the 20 biggest dividend stocks are 13 electric utilities; two of them are high yields.
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 17.48 and forward P/E ratio is 14.45. The dividend yield has a value of 4.06 percent. Price to book ratio is 1.68 and price to sales ratio 1.79. The operating margin amounts to 18.78 percent and the beta ratio is 0.46. The average stock has a debt to equity ratio of 1.36.
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DUK, NGG, SO, TRP, EXC, D, NEE, AEP, FE, PCG, ED, PPL, PEG, SRE, EIX, XEL, EOC, ETR, NU, HNP