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4 Undervalued Low-Debt Dividend Stocks With Encouraging Sales Trends

Published Fri, 08 Mar 2013 02:54:51 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

Looking for attractive dividend stocks trading at attractive valuations? To create the list below, we looked at stocks with yield between 1% and 5% that appear undervalued relative to their cash flows, indicated by high ratios of levered free cash flow/enterprise value. Levered free cash flow is the free cash flow after deducting interest payments on outstanding debt. Enterprise value is the sum of the firm's value from all ownership sources: market cap, outstanding debt, and preferred shares. When companies have ratios of levered free cash flow/enterprise value in excess of 10%, it may indicate that the company as a whole is being undervalued. This ratio gives us the money that the business can use to grow and pay dividends to shareholders. Any possibility of a dividend payout nowadays is looked at positively. We continued our analysis by looking at the financial statements of all qualifying companies for those... Read more