High Dividend Yield Stocks Close To New Highs By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Here is a current sheet of large capitalized stocks with a dividend yield of more than 5 percent (high yield) that are close to their 52-Week High. Despite the crises there are still companies at all time highs and good dividends. Eight companies fulfilled these criteria; four have a buy or better recommendation. The best newcomer in our list is Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (NYSE:KMP). The company gained 29.97 percent over the recent half-year. Year-to-date, the stock is up 3.72 percent.
Here is the table with some fundamentals to compare:
8 High Yield Stocks Before Crossing New 52-Week Highs...
Take a look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio amounts to 19.54 while the average forward price to earnings ratio amounts to 16.03. The average dividend yield is 5.30 percent. Price to book ratio is 5.85 and price to sales ratio 2.23. The stocks are 2.04 percent below 52-Week Highs.
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CTL, GSK, KMP, MO, NGG, PPL, RAI, VZ