Dividend Contenders At New 52-Week Highs Researched By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Dividend Contenders are stocks that have raised dividends over a period of more than ten years but not more than 24 years. They are on a good way to become a Dividend Champion or even a Dividend Aristocrat if they cross the holly mark of 25 consecutive years. Dividend Contenders have a huge reliability in terms of dividend growth and most of them own robust business models with solid financials in order to keep dividends growing. A strong share price affirms the developments.
I screened the market by Dividend Contenders that have reached new 50-day-highs within the recent days. From 155 Contenders are exactly eight companies that fulfilled the mentioned criteria of which three have a yield over two percent. Three are rated with a buy or better recommendation.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
8 Great Dividend Contenders At New Highs...
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 18.34 and forward P/E ratio is 15.37. The dividend yield has a value of 2.12 percent. Price to book ratio is 3.67 and price to sales ratio 1.97. The operating margin amounts to 15.13 percent.
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