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18 Top Dividend Stocks Near One-Year Lows
Posted by: Dividend (IP Logged)
Date: September 26, 2012 09:14AM

New Breakout Stocks By Dividend Yield – Stock, Capital, Investment. Sometimes it makes sense to observe stocks with an ongoing sell-off. The background is to find stocks with a possible turnaround story and to bet on a strong bull race. Oversold stocks are often traded at new lows but they could recover in a fast way. If the company pays stable dividends, it should increase the expected total return for an investor. However, here is a current screen of high-yield stocks that are close to their 52-week lows (up to 5 percent). In order to eliminate stocks with higher risk, I screened only companies with a market capitalization over USD2 billion. As a result, 18 higher capitalized stocks are near to their 52-week lows of which three have a double-digit dividend yield and six are recommended to buy.

Here are my favorites:

Guess? (GES) has a market capitalization of $2.13 billion. The company employs 14,300 people, generates revenue of $2,688.05 million and has a net income of $270.65 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $476.52 million. The EBITDA margin is 17.73 percent (operating margin 14.78 percent and net profit margin 10.07 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 0.66 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 1.04 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 23.62 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $2.54. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.80 in form of dividends to shareholders.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 9.83, P/S ratio 0.79 and P/B ratio 1.91. Dividend Yield: 3.20 percent. The beta ratio is 1.67. The stock is 4.72 percent above 52-Week Low.

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) has a market capitalization of $32.85 billion. The company employs 349,600 people, generates revenue of $127,245.00 million and has a net income of $7,074.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $14,661.00 million. The EBITDA margin is 11.52 percent (operating margin 7.61 percent and net profit margin 5.56 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 23.65 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 79.31 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 17.89 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $-2.84. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.40 in form of dividends to shareholders.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is , P/S ratio 0.26 and P/B ratio 0.86. Dividend Yield: 3.16 percent. The beta ratio is 1.04. The stock is 0.42 percent above 52-Week Low.

bebe stores (BEBE) has a market capitalization of $420.25 million. The company employs 1,206 people, generates revenue of $530.83 million and has a net income of $11.72 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $39.69 million. The EBITDA margin is 7.48 percent (operating margin 3.66 percent and net profit margin 2.21 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 0.00 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 0.00 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 3.26 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $0.14. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.10 in form of dividends to shareholders.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 35.84, P/S ratio 0.79 and P/B ratio 1.16. Dividend Yield: 2.01 percent. The beta ratio is 1.19. The stock is 0.4 percent above 52-Week Low.

Take a closer look at the full table of higher capitalized dividend stocks close to 52-Week lows. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 19.97 and forward P/E ratio is 13.32. The dividend yield has a value of 4.41 percent. Price to book ratio is 1.75 and price to sales ratio 1.73. The operating margin amounts to 18.18 percent and the beta ratio is 1.01. The average stock is 2.96 percent above one-year low.

Related stock ticker symbols:
CWH, RNDY, IRS, PBT, EXC, ISIL, VIV, NSANY, GES, HPQ, SHI, MATX, BEBE, ADTN, CRR, EXPD, NJ, HTLD

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· 43 Stocks With The Highest Dividend Growth In August 2012


Stocks Discussed: CWH, RNDY, IRS, PBT, EXC, ISIL, VIV, NSANY, GES, HPQ, SHI, MA,
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