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10 Basic Materials Dividend Dogs Vaunt 20% To 42% Yields As Of August 25

Published Fri, 28 Aug 2015 05:50:42 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

How Basic Materials SML Dogs Assembled
Yield (dividend / price) results from here verified by Yahoo Finance were calculated as of August 25, 2015 for Small, Mid, & Large cap Basic Materials stocks. Small cap firms were valued at $200M(illion) to $2B(illion); Mid cap firms were worth $2B to $10B; Large caps were valued above $10B. Those yield results led to three actionable conclusions discussed below.
Fifty for the Money
Since late 2011, this report series has applied dividend dog methodology to uncover possible buy opportunities in each of eight major market sectors listed by Yahoo Finance: basic materials (BasMats), consumer goods (ConGo), financials (Fins), healthcare (Heal), industrial goods (IndiGo), services (Svcs), technology (Tec), and utilities (Utes). In the past two years, the series expanded to report (1) dividend yield; (2) price upside; (3) net gain results based on analyst 1-year target projections.
This article was intended to reveal bargain stocks to buy and hold for up to one year. See the Dow 30 article for explanation of the term "dogs" for stocks 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 bargains 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 Gauged Basic Materials Stocks by... 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
EV ENERGY PARTNERS 0.63   0.0 0.00 0.30 45.45