Best Dividend Paying Stock Lists By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. On the first day of each month, I create a quick 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. 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
The reason behind is to find some attractive valuated companies with a strong market position and pricing power. Some of the results are distorted because they had an extraordinary good economic situation. I'm talking from basic material stocks. In the recent years, the underlying prices for commodities increased very strongly because of China's hunger for raw material. As a result, earnings as well as margins of mining companies exploded. The second most represented sector from the screen is the technology sector. 26 companies fulfilled the above mentioned criteria. 17 of them are currently recommended to buy.
Here is the list:
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 15.39 while the dividend yield has a value of 4.77 percent. Price to book ratio is 3.0 and price to sales ratio 2.51. The operating margin amounts to 24.50 percent. The earnings per share grew by 20.94 yearly over the past decade and sales by 19.17 percent.
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