1/18/2012

14 Cheap High Yield Mid Capitalized Stocks

Midcap High Yields With Cheap Forward P/E Ratios Researched by Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Here is a current sheet of stocks with a market capitalization between USD 2 and 9.9 billion (mid capitalized), a dividend yield of more than 5 percent (high yield) as well as a cheap forward price to earnings ratio of less than 10. The screen produced 14 results of which 5 have a double digit yield. Two stocks are recommended with a strong buy by brokerage firms.

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Enerplus (NYSE: ERF) has a market capitalization of $4.28 billion. The company employs 709 people, generates revenues of $1,111.22 million and has a net income of $-177.32 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $214.76 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 19.33 percent (operating margin -27.57 percent and the net profit margin finally -15.96 percent).


The total debt representing 13.34 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 22.00 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of -4.80 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $2.57. Last fiscal year, the company paid $2.13 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 9.23, Price/Sales 3.86 and Price/Book ratio 1.28. Dividend Yield: 8.88 percent. The beta ratio is 1.20.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Enerplus Corp (USA) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term History of Dividends from Enerplus Corp (USA) (NYSE: ERF) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Enerplus Corp (USA) (NYSE: ERF) (Click to enlarge)


Pitney Bowes (NYSE: PBI) has a market capitalization of $3.86 billion. The company employs 30,700 people, generates revenues of $5,425.25 million and has a net income of $328.81 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $951.31 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 17.53 percent (operating margin 9.85 percent and the net profit margin finally 6.06 percent).


The total debt representing 50.84 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.84. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.46 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 10.50, Price/Sales 0.71 and Price/Book ratio is not calculable. Dividend Yield: 7.66 percent. The beta ratio is 1.03.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Pitney Bowes Inc. (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term History of Dividends from Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) (Click to enlarge)


Portugal Telecom (NYSE: PT) has a market capitalization of $4.71 billion. The company employs 83,619 people, generates revenues of $4,766.53 million and has a net income of $324.34 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $2,168.81 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 45.50 percent (operating margin 11.06 percent and the net profit margin finally 6.80 percent).


The total debt representing 47.50 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 164.06 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 3.74 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $0.53. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.02 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 10.14, Price/Sales 1.00 and Price/Book ratio 0.84. Dividend Yield: 5.09 percent. The beta ratio is 0.69.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Portugal Telecom, SGPS... (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term History of Dividends from Portugal Telecom, SGPS... (NYSE: PT) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Portugal Telecom, SGPS... (NYSE: PT) (Click to enlarge)


Veolia Environnement (NYSE: VE) has a market capitalization of $5.52 billion. The company employs 287,043 people, generates revenues of $44,307.93 million and has a net income of $1,116.66 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $4,941.35 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 11.15 percent (operating margin 6.06 percent and the net profit margin finally 2.52 percent).


The total debt representing 40.98 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 265.00 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 7.84 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $-0.59. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.54 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is not calculable, Price/Sales 0.13 and Price/Book ratio 0.52. Dividend Yield: 15.88 percent. The beta ratio is 1.71.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Veolia Environnement (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term History of Dividends from Veolia Environnement (NYSE: VE) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Veolia Environnement (NYSE: VE) (Click to enlarge)

Here is the full table with some fundamentals (TTM):

14 Cheap High Yield Mid Capitalized Stocks (Click to enlarge)

Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 10.77 while the forward price to earnings ratio is 7.69. The dividend yield has a value of 8.59 percent. Price to book ratio is 2.15 and price to sales ratio 3.08. The operating margin amounts to 5.73 percent.

Related stock ticker symbols:
VE, CIM, MFA, HTS, OZM, RNO, ERF, RRD, TEO, PBI, SKM, TNE, PT, KKR

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* I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. I receive no compensation to write about any specific stock, sector or theme.

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