Large Capitalized Dividend Stocks From The Basic Material Sector With Highest EPS Growth Researched By "long-term-investments.blogspot.com". Basic Material stocks are important for the economy. They are also very cyclic and depending on commodity prices. Despite the downward trend of the economic growth worldwide, stocks from the sector are still on the buy list of many investors.
I screened some investment ideas from the basic material sector with a higher market capitalization (over USD 10 billion) and very high expected earnings per share growth of more than 15 percent yearly for the next five years. Nineteen companies fulfilled the above mentioned criteria of which three are high-yields and seventeen are currently recommended to buy.
The two best results come from the gold and silver industry. Otherwise, the results are mainly marked by oil and gas related companies.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
Take a closer look at the full table. The average P/E ratio amounts to 19.04 and forward P/E ratio is 26.40. The dividend yield has a value of 2.88 percent. Price to book ratio is 2.56 and price to sales ratio 3.81. The operating margin amounts to 21.95 percent. The average stock has a debt to equity ratio of 1.04.
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NEM, SLW, KMI, TLM, MT, SDRL, TS, ETE, GG, SQM, HAL, RIO, SLB, ETP, NOV, PXD, RRC, ESV, CNQ