Investment Targets Of Warren Buffett Researched By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Warren Buffett is an American investor, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is the third richest man in the world in accordance to Forbes and one of the most influential people in the world. The investor generates nearly USD 1 billion in free cash flow per month and has additional USD 37.8 billion in cash for takeover projects.
Recently, Bloomberg analyst's made a screen of stocks with some classical Buffett target-criteria:
- Market Capitalization from $20 Billion to $40 Billion
- Capital Expenditures / Net Fixed Assets > 10%
- 5-Year Average Growth in ROIC in Highest 50%
- 5-Year Average Operating Cash Flow Growth in Highest 50%
- P/E Ratio < Average Company Value in Home Market
24 companies worldwide remained of which 14 are U.S. listed. Four of the results have a yield over three percent and twelve are currently recommended to buy.
Here are the results:
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 16.18 and forward P/E ratio is 10.55. The dividend yield has a value of 2.11 percent. Price to book ratio is 2.50 and price to sales ratio 2.16. The operating margin amounts to 24.11 percent.
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