Not every stock can have a yield of 46.90% like Whiting USA Trust I (WHX) or Oxford Resource Partners LP (OXF) with a 29.10% yield, but investors can find a number of high-yield stocks using the GuruFocus Hot Picks screen. This rapid-research tool is designed to help investors quickly find consensus groupings of what billionaire investors are buying, selling and holding. The Hot Picks screen has other useful features, including a quick way to compare stock dividends to help avoid dividend traps that appear too risky.
Today’s Hot Picks with high yields are:
Down 17% over 12 Months
NuStar Energy LP (NYSE:NS)
Chuck Akre is the top Guru shareholder of NuStar Energy, holding 1.35% of shares outstanding. In the first quarter of 2013, he first bought 1,050,000 shares at an average price of $50.03, losing 11%.
NuStar Energy LP (NYSE:NS) has a market cap of $3.49 billion; its shares were traded at around $44.52 with a P/B ratio of 1.40 and P/S ratio of 0.60.
Up 23% over 12 months
PDLI BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI)
Jim Simons is the top Guru shareholder of PDLI, holding 8.77% of shares outstanding or 12,277,098 shares. In his gainful trading history of five years, Simons had a loss of 3.4% in the third quarter of 2009. On shares bought and sold he has averaged gains of 19% and 27%, respectively.
PDLI BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI) has a market cap of $1.13 billion; its shares were traded at around $8.17 with a P/E ratio of 5.30 and P/S ratio of 3.00.
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Up 21% over 12 months
New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:NYCB)
James Barrow is the top Guru shareholder of NYCB, holding 2.49% of shares outstanding or 10,946,290 shares. In his mixed trading history of five years, Barrows has averaged a gain of 11% on around 9.5 million shares bought at an average price of $13.50, and a loss of 19% on around 1.5 million shares sold at an average price of $18.37 per share.
New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:NYCB) has a market cap of $6.56 billion; its shares were traded at around $14.94 with a P/E ratio of 13.00 and P/S ratio of 4.50.
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