12 Of The Cheapest S&P 500 Dividend Stocks
Stocks Cheap Price Ratios From The S&P 500 Researched By Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. The S&P 500 has over USD 5.58 trillion benchmarked, with index assets comprising approximately US$ 1.31 trillion of this total. The index includes 500 leading companies in leading industries of the U.S. economy, capturing 75 percent coverage of U.S. equities. Many investment professionals use the index for their asset allocation.
In order to find the cheapest dividend stocks, I screened the index by companies with a P/S and P/B ratio of less than one and a current P/E ratio below 15. Twelve companies remained of which nine are recommended by investment firms.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
12 Of The Cheapest S&P 500 Dividend Stocks....
Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 8.79 and forward P/E ratio is 6.50. The dividend yield has a value of 2.38 percent. Price to book ratio is 0.78 and price to sales ratio 0.44. The operating margin amounts to 8.52 percent and the beta ratio is 1.51.
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