Published Wed, 20 Apr 2011 18:45:10 GMT on The Motley Fool
The initial criteria I used for my screen were:
Return on assets of 1% or more (to eliminate inefficient financials).
Dividend yield of 3% or higher.
Debt to equity ratio of 50% or less. We don't want high-risk debt-laden companies with dividends likely to be cut or disappear.
Five-year dividend growth rates in the 70th percentile. You want companies that have shown a track record of increasing their payouts.
Dividends to free cash flow of around 50% or less. This one I check for manually after the initial screening.
There were 62 stocks that came up based on the first four criteria. Here are five that passed the final test and are worth a closer look, based on safety of the dividend and long term catalysts.... Read more
|Stock name||Last trade||P/E||Earnings/Share||Dividend/Share||Dividend yield|
Older articles featuring Terra Nitrogen (TNH):11 Dividend Stocks Building Shareholder Returns With Higher Dividends
Compelling Valuation High Distribution Yield: Consider Terra Nitrogen LP
Terra Nitrogen: 8% Yielder Poised To Deliver Strong Returns Over The Next 12 Months
Stocks Trading Ex-Dividend on 2/12/2015
Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. Declares Quarterly Distribution
Here Are 2 Cheap, High-Yield Dividend Stocks I'm Buying Right Now
Terra Nitrogen: This 8% Yielding Small Cap Agriculture Stock Should Be On Your Radar
Terra Nitrogen: Paying Less For Dividend Income
Terra Nitrogen: Overreaction To Decrease In Dividends Or Not?
Stocks Trading Ex-Dividend on 2/19/2014