Best Dividend Paying Stocks Lists By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Here is a current dividend list (from low-yield to high-yield paying stocks) of stocks with interesting performance and valuation figures. Stocks from that list are mid- and large caps (market capitalization of more than USD 1 billion) with double-digit long-term earnings growth rates. The companies are traded at AMEX, NYSE, NASDAQ and part of the Dow Jones, S&P 500 or Nasdaq Composite. Date of the screen is June 01, 2012. The list is selected by the following criteria and sorted by dividend yield.
Market capitalization: > 1 Billion
Price/Earnings Ratio: > 0 < 100
Dividend Yield: > 3 < 20
Return on investment: > 10 < 100
Operating Margin: > 10 < 100
10 Year Revenue Growth: > 8 < 200
10 Year EPS Growth: > 10 < 100
Here are my most promising stocks from the list:
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 12.03 while the dividend yield has a value of 4.82 percent. Price to book ratio is 3.52 and price to sales ratio 2.55. The operating margin amounts to 29.67 percent. Earnings per share grew by 19.52 yearly over the past decade.
Compared to the previous month, there are nine additional stocks on the best dividend paying stock list, in total 29. The highest yield is still realized by MFA Financial (NYSE:MFA) who has a yield of 12.55 percent. Southern Copper (NYSE:SO) was referred by Alliance Resource Partners (NASDAQ:ARLP) to rank three.
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MFA, ARLP, SCCO, HEP, VALE, MBT, SID, YZC, PBR, STO, MMP, NVS, SSL, STRA, MCHP, CHL, TLK, BBL, CEO, GRMN, CVX, BHP, RIO, ABT, GD, PEP, ABV, VCO, RES