Cheap And Safe Dividend Champions Researched By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Dividend Champions are stocks with consecutive dividend hikes of more than 25 years. At the moment are 103 companies available which have fulfilled these dividend growth criteria. At times of ongoing crises (debt burdens in industrialized economies), we should consider stocks with reliable dividends and stable business models at reasonable prices. Let's make a screen.
I screened all Dividend Champions by the safest stocks (beta ratio below 0.5). Those companies have a volatility which is half as strong the market. In order to get attractive valuated stocks, the P/E ratio should below twenty. Exactly seventeen Dividend Champions fulfilled these criteria of which nine have a dividend yield of more than three percent and eight are currently recommended to buy.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 17.00 and forward P/E ratio is 15.14. The dividend yield has a value of 2.88 percent. Price to book ratio is 3.01 and price to sales ratio 1.49. The operating margin amounts to 15.09 percent and the beta ratio is 0.37.
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