Daily dividend news for investors in dividend stocks

5 'Bad Boy' Dividend Dogs Dig Up 41.6% More Gains For 2016

Published Mon, 04 Jan 2016 11:15:49 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

How Bad Boys Are Bad
These were not the worst of the worst. These were "Bad-As" stocks with high yields. The list of fifty bad boy stocks below was created by screening for industries populated by public companies that have allegedly committed acts, made substances, by-products, or devices that maim, kill, tempt, harm, addict, insult, and/or scam the public. These included corporate members of all nine business sectors: basic materials, consumer goods, financial, technology, conglomerates, health, services, utilities & industrial goods. Sorting and refining top stocks in each industry of interest by yield narrowed the field to fifty from over 1000 candidates. They may be bad but they all pay strong dividends! Furthermore, recent market price declines pushed those estimated annual dividends way higher. Perhaps we are seeing a plateau as the fourth quarter of 2015 starts.
Fifty For the Money
Yield (dividend / price) results from here verified by Yahoo Finance for super-sinner "Bad Boy All-Star" ("Bad-As") stocks as of market closing prices 12/29/15 revealed three actionable conclusions discussed below. See Dow 30 article for an 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... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
CVR REFINING LP 10.49   3.8 2.77 3.60 34.32
CORNERSTONE STRATEGIC VALUE FUND 11.65   0.0 0.00 0.00 21.09
SANDRIDGE MISSISSIPPIAN TRUST I 0.57   3.4 0.17 0.11 18.15
CVR PARTNERS 3.61   0.0 -0.01 0.56 15.30
SUNCOKE ENERGY PARTNERS LP 12.41   11.7 1.06 1.60 13.40
ICAHN ENTERPRISES LP 67.60   16.1 4.20 8.00 11.95
KOHLBERG CAPITAL 3.75   0.0 -0.25 0.40 11.05
CRESTWOOD EQUITY PARTNERS 36.99   13.5 2.74 2.40 6.47
TRANSALTA 6.55   0.0 -0.73 0.12 1.83
PDL BIOPHARMA 2.37   7.9 0.30 0.00 0.00


Older articles featuring Cvr Refining Lp (CVRR):
CVR Energy's High Yield Dividend Represents A Great Income And Value Opportunity
101 End-O-December 10%+ Yield Dividend WallStars Toast Tremendous Target Gains And A Merger
94 Mid-December 10%+ Yield Dividend WallStars Enjoy Jolly Target Gains
81 Pre-December 10%+ Yield Dividend WallStars Boast Bullish Target Gains
53 Mid-October 10%+ Yield Dividend WallStars Show Target Gains
10 Energy Sector Top Target Gains Range 24.6%-83.8% From September Dividend WallStars
Beat The Recession With Dividends - Part 2
Presenting 62 August 10%+ Yield Top Dividend Gainers
66 Hot Dividend Dogs Boosted By Wall Street Sizzle In August.
50 Energy Sector Top-Yield Dividend Prospects For April