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Services Stocks With Strongest Earnings Forecasts And Good Dividends

|Includes: ASCA, CHTR, CVC, GHC, HCSG, HOTT, IPG, LB, NM, NSC, SSW, Box Ships (TEU), UNP, WSO

The Best Yielding Service Stocks With Highest Expected Growth Researched by Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. The service sector is the behind agriculture and industrials the tertiary production level of an industrialized economy. The sector has a total market capitalization of USD 34.86 trillion and includes 907 companies. The average stock from the sector pays 1.58 percent in dividends and is currently valuated with a P/E ratio of 20.64.

I screened the sector by stocks with the highest earnings per share growth for the upcoming five years (at least 15 percent yearly). In addition, the company should pay today more than 2 percent in cash dividends and the market capitalization should above USD 300 million in order to exclude the risks of low capitalized companies. 14 stocks fulfilled my criteria of which two are high yields and one stock has a double digit yield. Thirteen stocks have a buy or better recommendation.

Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
Services Stocks With Strongest Earnings Forecasts And Good Dividends...

Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 20.07 and forward P/E ratio is 17.91. The dividend yield has a value of 2.74 percent. Price to book ratio is 5.38 and price to sales ratio 1.23. The operating margin amounts to 18.89 percent.

Related stock ticker symbols:
TEU, NM, SSW, CVC, WSO, HOTT, HCSG, TWC, NSC, WPO, ASCA, IPG, LTD, UNP

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