Healthcare dividend stocks that are less volatile than the market originally published at "long-term-investments.blogspot.com". This month I like to show you the best yielding large cap stocks from all sectors that are less volatile than the market. I will start today with the healthcare sector.
It's very important when you invest money that you have a view on your risk exposure. It doesn't make sense in my view to enter big risks without a higher return. Every loss you can avoid is also a return you don't need to work out.
Linked is a sheet of the 20 best yielding healthcare dividend stocks with a market capitalization of more than USD 10 billion as well as a beta ratio under one. Two of the results are High-Yields and fourteen are recommended to buy. The majored drug manufactures is still the dominating group in the screen, followed by a gaining medical instruments and supplies industry.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals :
Take a closer look at the full list. The average P/E ratio amounts to 17.72 and forward P/E ratio is 12.83. The dividend yield has a value of 3.05 percent. Price to book ratio is 3.52 and price to sales ratio 2.70. The operating margin amounts to 20.23 percent and the beta ratio is 0.66. Stocks from the list have an average debt to equity ratio of 0.68.
Related stock ticker symbols:
AZN, GSK, MRK, NVS, LLY, BMY, PFE, SNY, JNJ, SNN, TEVA, STJ, BAX, WLP, MDT, BDX, AMGN, SYK, ABT, COV