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100 Promising Stocks That Big Investment Gurus Bought
Posted by: Dividend (IP Logged)
Date: June 5, 2012 09:42AM

Stocks With Recent Engagements By Investment Professionals Researched By Dividend Yield – Stock, Capital, Investment. Investment gurus are asset or fund managers with big amounts of cash under management. They became popular by big returns and spectacular investment strategies. I talk about investors like George Soros and Warren Buffett. They all have one thing in common: Their average return beats the market and if they invest, the market follows.

I made a screen of the biggest stock buys from 49 super investors over the recent six month and ranked them in my 100 best guru buy list.

The top stocks are Oracle (ORCL) and Google (GOOG). Both companies were bought by 13 investment gurus. The best buys were made within the technology sector. Below is a detailed overview of the best-yielding dividend stocks.

Here are my favorites:

SYSCO Corporation (SYY) has a market capitalization of $16.25 billion. The company employs 46,000 people, generates revenues of $39,323.49 million and has a net income of $1,152.03 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $2,355.99 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 5.99 percent (operating margin 4.91 percent and the net profit margin finally 2.93 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt representing 23.44 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 56.71 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 27.00 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.95. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.03 in form of dividends to shareholders.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 14.25, P/S ratio 0.41 and P/B ratio 3.46. Dividend Yield: 3.92 percent. The beta ratio is 0.71.

AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) has a market capitalization of $17.98 billion. The company employs 8,562 people, generates revenues of $22,171.00 million and has a net income of $1,964.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $6,761.00 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 30.49 percent (operating margin 13.50 percent and the net profit margin finally 8.86 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt representing 2.81 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 24.32 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 15.99 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $5.03. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.23 in form of dividends to shareholders.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 7.65, P/S ratio 0.82 and P/B ratio 1.33. Dividend Yield: 3.42 percent. The beta ratio is 1.83.

General Electric (GE) has a market capitalization of $192.16 billion. The company employs 301,000 people, generates revenues of $147,300.00 million and has a net income of $14,366.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $31,015.00 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 21.06 percent (operating margin 13.64 percent and the net profit margin finally 9.75 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt representing 63.22 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 389.43 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 11.06 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.22. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.61 in form of dividends to shareholders.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 14.84, P/S ratio 1.33 and P/B ratio 1.68. Dividend Yield: 3.67 percent. The beta ratio is 1.58.

Take a closer look at the full table of stocks with biggest guru buys over the past six months. The average P/E ratio amounts to 16.60. Exactly 75 companies pay dividends. The average dividend yield amounts to 2.15 percent. P/S ratio is 2.20 and P/B ratio 17.51.



Guru Discussed: George Soros: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: ORCL, GOOG, AAPL, HPQ, C, BRK.B, GLW, V, BAC, MET, INTC, MSFT,
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