Bookmark and Share

Dividend Yield Update For Dow Jones And NASDAQ As Of March 2012

Best Yielding Stocks from Dow Jones And NASDAQ Researched By Dividend Yields – Stock, Capital, Investment. I screened stocks from the Dow Jones Industrial Average 30 Index and NASDAQ 100 by the best dividend yields and dividend structure.

Here are the best yielding Dow Jones 30 stocks:


AT&T (NYSE:T) has a market capitalization of $183.02 billion. The company employs 256,420 people, generates revenues of $126,723.00 million and has a net income of $4,184.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $27,595.00 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 21.78 percent (operating margin 7.27 percent and the net profit margin finally 3.30 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 23.95 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 61.36 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 3.63 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $0.66. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.73 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 46.71, P/S ratio 1.43 and P/B ratio 1.72. Dividend Yield: 5.75 percent. The beta ratio is 0.59.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of AT&T Inc. (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of AT&T Inc. (T) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) (Click to enlarge)




Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) has a market capitalization of $109.65 billion. The company employs 193,900 people, generates revenues of $110,875.00 million and has a net income of $10,198.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $29,376.00 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 26.49 percent (operating margin 11.62 percent and the net profit margin finally 9.20 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 23.93 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 153.33 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 6.45 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $0.85. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.98 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 45.66, P/S ratio 0.98 and P/B ratio 3.03. Dividend Yield: 5.25 percent. The beta ratio is 0.55.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Verizon Communications... (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of Verizon Communications... (VZ) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Verizon Communications... (NYSE: VZ) (Click to enlarge)


Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK) has a market capitalization of $115.46 billion. The company employs 86,000 people, generates revenues of $48,047.00 million and has a net income of $6,392.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $15,478.00 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 32.21 percent (operating margin 15.26 percent and the net profit margin finally 13.30 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 16.66 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 32.13 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 11.49 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $2.03. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.52 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 18.71, P/S ratio 2.39 and P/B ratio 2.11. Dividend Yield: 4.40 percent. The beta ratio is 0.66.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Merck & Co., Inc. (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK) (Click to enlarge)


Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) has a market capitalization of $161.40 billion. The company employs 103,700 people, generates revenues of $67,425.00 million and has a net income of $8,739.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $23,011.00 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 34.13 percent (operating margin 18.93 percent and the net profit margin finally 12.96 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 20.72 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 47.39 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 10.24 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.10. 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 19.40, P/S ratio 2.40 and P/B ratio 1.98. Dividend Yield: 4.17 percent. The beta ratio is 0.71.


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


Long-Term Dividends History of Pfizer Inc. (PFE) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) (Click to enlarge)


The best yielding stocks are still AT&T and Verizon. Both have a yield above five percent and pay stable dividends. The following stocks are still Merck and Pfizer. They belong to the major drug manufacturing industry – An investment field that suffers a little under patented losses.

Take a close look at the full yield table of the Dow Jones. In average, dividend stocks from the Dow Jones have a yield of 2.84 percent. All 30 Dow Jones stocks pay dividends.

The NASDAQ 100 Index includes 100 of the largest domestic and international non-financial securities. The NASDAQ stock market is based on market capitalization. The Index reflects companies across major industry groups including computer hardware and software, telecommunications, retail/wholesale trade and biotechnology. It does not contain securities of financial companies including investment companies.


Here are the best yielding NASDAQ 100 stocks:


Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD) has a market capitalization of $135.58 billion. The company employs 83,862 people, generates revenues of $73,194.23 million and has a net income of $12,554.24 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $13,420.43 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 18.34 percent (operating margin 12.20 percent and the net profit margin finally 17.15 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 25.31 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 43.72 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 8.96 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $2.19. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.42 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 12.44, P/S ratio 1.86 and P/B ratio 1.01. Dividend Yield: 5.39 percent. The beta ratio is 0.79.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (VOD) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ: VOD) (Click to enlarge)


Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) has a market capitalization of $11.34 billion. The company employs 12,400 people, generates revenues of $2,084.30 million and has a net income of $515.30 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $875.10 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 41.99 percent (operating margin 37.73 percent and the net profit margin finally 24.72 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 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 35.56 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.49. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.24 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 21.08, P/S ratio 5.49 and P/B ratio 7.65. Dividend Yield: 4.09 percent. The beta ratio is 0.84.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Paychex, Inc. (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYX) (Click to enlarge)


Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) has a market capitalization of $6.86 billion. The company employs 6,970 people, generates revenues of $1,487.20 million and has a net income of $429.17 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $580.78 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 39.05 percent (operating margin 31.88 percent and the net profit margin finally 28.86 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 11.70 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 19.16 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 25.65 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.91. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.37 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 18.69, P/S ratio 4.67 and P/B ratio 3.78. Dividend Yield: 3.87 percent. The beta ratio is 1.09.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Microchip Technology Inc. (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP) (Click to enlarge)


Mattel (NASDAQ:MAT) has a market capitalization of $11.08 billion. The company employs 28,000 people, generates revenues of $6,266.04 million and has a net income of $768.51 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $1,202.40 million. Because of these figures, the EBITDA margin is 19.19 percent (operating margin 16.61 percent and the net profit margin finally 12.26 percent).


Financial Analysis:
The total debt representing 27.47 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 59.68 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 29.00 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $2.20. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.92 in form of dividends to shareholders.


Market Valuation:
Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 14.88, P/S ratio 1.78 and P/B ratio 4.24. Dividend Yield: 3.82 percent. The beta ratio is 0.92.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Mattel, Inc. (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividends History of Mattel, Inc. (MAT) (Click to enlarge)


Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) (Click to enlarge)


Take a close look at the full yield table of the NASDAQ 100. In average, dividend stocks from the NASDAQ have a yield of 2.19 percent. 44 stocks form the index pay dividends.

Related stock ticker symbols:
T, VZ, MRK, PFE, KFT, JNJ, INTC, MCD, PG, DD, KO, GE, WMT, CVX, HD, MSFT, TRV, MMM, BA, XOM, UTX, IBM, CAT, AXP, DIS, HPQ, AA, JPM, BAC, CSCO

VOD, GRMN, STX, PAYX, INTC, MCHP, MXIM, MAT, LLTC, MSFT, ADP, SPLS, AMAT, KLA, XLNX, TEVA, CMCSA, AMGN, CSCO, PCAR, CHRW, SBUX, QCOM, ATVI, FAST, ROSS, COST, BRCM, INFY, EXPD, SIAL, EXPE, CA, NWSA, FLIR, ORCL, JOYG, WFM, ALTR, VMED, XRAY, WYNN

Selected Lists:

No comments:

Post a Comment

Do you have any questions or notes to this article?
Please let me know your thoughts and we will discuss it.