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10 High Margin Healthcare Dividend Shares

|Includes:AMGN, ATRI, AZN, BMY, MLAB, NVO, PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDLI), TECH, UTMD, VIVO

I screened stocks from the healthcare sector with a positive dividend yield as well as an operating margin of more than 25 percent. Most of the stocks come from the medical instruments and supplies industry but the highest margin stocks are from the drug, biotechnology and diagnostic industry. 5 stocks from the screening results have a yield of more than 3 percent.

 

Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
10 High Margin Healthcare Dividend Shares...


Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 17.62 while the forward price to earnings ratio is 14.23. The dividend yield has a value of 3.46 percent. Price to book ratio is 4.28 and price to sales ratio 4.17. The operating margin amounts to 37.47 percent.

Related stock ticker symbols:
PDLI, AZN, VIVO, BMY, UTMD, AMGN, TECH, NVO, MLAB, ATRI

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Stocks: PDLI, AZN, VIVO, BMY, UTMD, AMGN, TECH, NVO, MLAB, ATRI