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31 Dividend Boosts Bucked The Bear: March 16 And 23

Published Wed, 25 Mar 2020 15:42:15 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Barron's Weekly posts a list of stocks announcing "dividend payment boosts" on the very last page of its financial-data section. Here is your dogcatcher 3/16 and 23/2020 update for 31.
The past two week increases ranged $0.0005 per M by O, to $0.165 monthly by PVL, and ranged upward from 0.2% by WPC to 67.3% to 67.3% by PVL.
Real estate sector companies with eight and financial services companies with five hikes showed the most increases for the two weeks.
Ten top dividend-boosted stocks ranged 68.96% to 245.82% in estimated net gains calculated from broker targets including dividends less broker fees.
$5k invested in this week's collection of lowest-priced five top-yield dividend-boosted dogs showed 19.46% more net-gain than that from $5k invested in all ten. Little, lower-priced dividend-boosted dogs ruled this later-mid-March booster pack.
Any collection of stocks is more clearly understood when subjected to yield-based (dog catcher) analysis, these dividend-boosted batches are perfect for the Arnold dog catcher process. Here is your March 16 and 23 combined data from Barron's for 31 dividend-paying stocks as supplemented by dog catcher analysis powered by YCharts as of March 23.
Watch this space as the current bearish pull-back rages for those brave corporations raising payouts in the face of flagging popularity as measured by the stock price.
Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Estimated 68.96% To 245.82% Net Gains For Ten Top Dividend-Boosted Stocks Listed As Of March 16 and 23, 2020
Five of ten top stocks by yield were among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart below). Thus, the yield-based forecast for these booster dogs was deemed by Wall St. Wizards as 50% accurate.

Projections were based on estimated dividends from $1,000 invested in each of the highest yielding stocks and their aggregate one-year analyst median... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
SABINE ROYALTY TRUST 46.22   13.4 3.44 2.90 5.98
WP CAREY & CO 88.72   31.4 2.83 4.14 4.73
PHILIPPINE LONG DISTANCE TELEPHONE 23.03   13.6 1.70 0.92 4.10
CARETRUST REIT 23.13   30.8 0.75 0.90 3.92
REALTY INCOME 74.49   56.9 1.31 2.72 3.69
COUSINS PROPERTIES 36.02   69.3 0.52 1.16 3.25
DICK'S SPORTING GOODS 38.61   11.6 3.33 1.10 2.89
PRUDENTIAL 37.00   0.0 0.00 0.79 2.15
APPLIED MATERIALS 51.25   17.1 3.00 0.84 1.67


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