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AT&T: The Best High-Yielding Dividend Champion In The Margin Of Safety

Published Sun, 22 Nov 2020 04:58:46 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

Seeking AlphaDividend Quick Picks | Tech AT&T: The Best High-Yielding Dividend Champion In The Margin Of SafetyNov. 22, 2020 4:58 AM ET|| About: AT&T Inc. (T)by: James MarinoJames Marino Growth At Reasonable Price, Dividend Investing, portfolio strategySummaryUsing Dividend Radar, we evaluate the best high yielding stocks at or below fair value, with a dividend yield between 3% and 8%.
Of these, AT&T emerges as the best opportunity, offering a safe dividend yield of 7.31%, with an opportunity for capital appreciation.
AT&T is a Dividend Champion and Dividend Aristocrat currently trading in the Margin of Safety, making it an immediate buying opportunity.

Approach
The share price for AT&T (T) has dropped from a high in 2016 to a ten-year low as of October 2020. In addition, the current dividend yield of 7.31% is near its 10-year high. T is a high-yielding and undervalued stock that offers investor a safe dividend and an opportunity to generate capital appreciation.
Dividend Radar (DR): Dividend Champions, Contenders, and Challengers is an automated list of 748 companies that have paid increasing dividends for at least five years. It contains the most accurate and up to date fundamental information on dividend-paying companies with additional value-added metrics. FerdiS and I introduced this free service to the investment community on May 15, 2020, and we continue to release the latest weekly version on Friday. To date, over 12,000 copies have been downloaded, and we continue to receive positive feedback and suggestions for future expansion. You can find my most recent article in this monthly series here.
This article will focus on high-yielding dividend stocks that are currently undervalued with upside potential. I compare Dividend Champions with at least a 25-year history of paying increasing dividends to shareholders, offering a yield of 3% to 8%.
T emerges as the best Dividend Champion due to its attractive dividend yield of... Read more