Cheap Dividend Contenders With Best EPS Growth by Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Here is a current sheet of Dividend Contenders (stocks that have increased dividends over a period of more than 10 years but not more than 24 years). The stocks have a forward Price/Earnings Ratio of less than 15, a Price/Book ratio of less than one and a dividend yield of more than 1.5 percent. In addition, the expected earnings per share growth for the upcoming five years should above 5 percent. 10 stocks met these criteria of which four yielding above 3 percent.
Here is the table with some fundamentals:
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The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 17.2 while the average forward P/E ratio is 8.0. The dividend yield has an average value of 2.9 percent. Price to book ratio is 0.8 and price to sales ratio 1.6.
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