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10 Monthly Pay Dividend SML Dogs: 27.09% More Return From 5 Highest Yield, Lowest Priced As Of August 14, 2016

Published Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:31:43 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Top Ten For The Money
This article refines and distinguishes an earlier report that revealed monthly paying (MoPay) Small, Medium, & Large (SML) cap bargain stocks to buy and hold for one year. Small-cap firms were valued at $200M(illion) to $2B(illion); Mid-cap firms were worth $2B to $10B; and Large caps were valued above $10B.
See Dow 30 article for an explanation of the term "dogs" for stocks as reported based on Michael B. O'Higgins' book "Beating The Dow" (HarperCollins, 1991), now named Dogs of the Dow. O'Higgins' system works to find bargain dogs in any collection of dividend-paying stocks. Utilizing analyst price upside estimates expanded the stock universe to include popular growth equities, as desired.
Dog Metrics Extracted Bargains
Ten dividend-paying stocks as of market closing August 14 were culled from 41 equities that constitute the MoPay SML kennel. Yield (dividend/price) results verified by Yahoo Finance did the ranking.

Ten monthly pay SML Cap dividend equities showing top yields included six basic materials and four financial firms covering just two of a possible nine Yahoo market sectors.
Actionable Conclusion: (1) Analysts Estimated 5 Lowest Priced Of The Top Ten Highest Yield MoPay SML Dogs Deliver 125.81% Vs. (2) 88.77% Net Gains By All Ten As Of August 14, 2016

$5,000 invested as $1k in each of the five lowest-priced stocks in the top ten MoPay SML kennel by yield were predicted by analyst... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
BAYTEX ENERGY TRUST 1.44   0.0 -0.14 0.00 65.28
AMERICAN CAPITAL AGENCY 15.64   0.0 -1.54 1.92 12.21
ARMOUR RESIDENTIAL REIT 17.26   0.0 -9.30 2.04 12.03
PROSPECT CAPITAL 6.71   16.8 0.40 0.72 10.76