Published Thu, 05 Apr 2018 20:37:49 -0400 on Seeking Alpha
Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Estimated Top Ten Financial Services "Safer" Dividend Stocks To Net 5.9% to 36.7% Gains By March/April 2019 The yield strategy for this group as graded by analyst estimates proved 60% accurate because six of ten top "safer" dividend Financial Services stocks (tinted gray in the chart above) were verified as being among the top ten by yield for the coming year as well as for gains based on analyst 1-year target prices.
Projections based on estimated dividend amounts from $1000 invested in the ten highest yielding stocks and the aggregate one-year analyst mean target prices for those stocks, as reported by YCharts, created the 2018 data points. Note: one-year target prices from one analyst were not applied (n/a). Ten most probable profit-generating trades to 2019 were:
THL Credit (TCRD) netted $367.39 based on median targets from nine analysts, plus dividends less broker fees. The Beta number showed this more than the market as a whole.
BGC Partners (BGCP) netted $322.01 per price estimates from three analysts, plus dividends less broker fees. The Beta number showed this estimate subject to volatility 13% more than the market as a whole.
Apollo Investment (AINV) netted $301.84 based on a median target from twelve analysts, plus projected annual dividends, less broker fees. The Beta number showed this estimate subject to volatility 9% less than the market as a whole.
HSBC Holdings (HSBC) netted $277.46 based... Read more
|Stock name||Last trade||P/E||Earnings/Share||Dividend/Share||Dividend yield|
|ARTISAN PARTNERS ASSET MANAGEMENT||28.63||11.6||2.47||2.40||8.44|
|OAKTREE STRATEGIC INCOME||8.10||19.8||0.41||0.62||7.51|
Older articles featuring Thl Credit (TCRD):Upcoming NAV Changes For The BDC Sector Yielding 14%
8% To 10% Balanced Portfolio Yield Investing In America: Part 2
Earn An 8% To 10% Balanced Portfolio Yield Investing In America: Part 1
TCG: Why I Bought Carlyle Group's BDC Currently Yielding 21%
BDCs Continue To Affirm Dividends: Capital Southwest At 15%
Picking Winners And Losers In The 18% Yielding BDC Sector
Quick BDC Market Update: 18% Average Yield But Continued Volatility
These Dividend Stocks Are The New 'Bonds' For Retirement Portfolios
Why Investors Are Selling 12% Yielding Monroe Capital
50 Dividend Dogs With 10%+Yield At $2-20 Prices For January