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43 Of 101 S&P 500 Stocks Show 'Safer' Dividends Yielding 3% To 5.55% For July

Published Fri, 13 Jul 2018 03:39:43 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Estimate Top 10 "Safer" Dividend S&P 500 Stocks Could Net 14.5% to 29.66% Gains By June 2019 Three of the ten tops-by-yield "safer" Dividend S&P 500 (tinted in the chart above) were among the top 10 gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. Thus, the dog strategy for this group, as graded by analyst estimates for this month, proved 30% accurate.
Projections based on estimated dividend returns from $1000 invested in each of the thirty highest-yielding stocks and their aggregate 1-year analyst median target prices, as reported by YCharts, created the 2018-19 data points. Note: 1-year target prices by lone analysts were not applied. The ten probable profit-generating trades projected to July 9, 2019, by that reckoning were:
Invesco Ltd. (NYSE: IVZ) netted $296.57 based on estimates from seventeen analysts, plus dividends less broker fees. The Beta number showed this estimate subject to volatility 66% more than the market as a whole.
Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) netted $272.72 based on a median target price set by twenty-four analysts, plus estimated dividends less broker fees. The Beta number showed this estimate subject to volatility 11% less than the market as a whole.
Philip Morris International (NYSE: PM) netted $262.06 based on dividends plus a target price estimate from twenty analysts, minus broker fees. The Beta number showed this estimate subject to volatility 13% less than... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
FORD MOTOR 8.64   5.6 1.55 0.60 7.04
INVESCO 17.24   6.0 2.85 1.20 6.90
SEAGATE TECH 39.40   7.9 4.97 2.52 6.38
PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL 84.22   19.6 4.29 4.56 5.39
PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP 43.25   5.8 7.40 2.16 5.13
VENTAS 62.40   30.4 2.05 3.17 4.87
PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL 82.74   5.1 16.11 3.60 4.38
ABBVIE 87.71   18.1 4.84 4.28 4.36
INTERNATIONAL PAPER 45.94   6.1 7.58 0.00 4.35
QUALCOMM 57.72   0.0 -3.32 2.48 4.33
SIMON PROPERTY GROUP 184.06   24.8 7.41 8.00 4.27
METLIFE 39.57   8.1 4.87 1.68 4.24
VERIZON COMM 58.85   7.5 7.86 2.41 4.18
REALTY INCOME 66.30   55.7 1.19 2.65 4.01
CHEVRON 115.94   15.6 7.43 4.48 3.88
CARNIVAL 56.59   12.6 4.49 2.00 3.57