While the domestic stock market is getting hotter and hotter, internationals look cheaper.
I've written in the past about stock opportunities from abroad and like to go forward with this theme today. [more]
Safety comes first, that's also one of my rules when I started to invest money into the stock market. I believe that it gives you a solid return to avoid the big risks because each loss you don't need is also a gain you don't need to catch by taking higher risks. [more]
Warren Buffett is one of the most respected investors on the market at current times.
He created a massive portfolio in his life which is worth around $107 billion. Recently, Warren announced his latest stock buys and sells during the past quarter. [more]
Dividend investors need an attractive purchase price in order to realize a solid return for the future.
The market valuations skyrocket and let it become difficult to find cheaply valuated dividend stocks with deep values that might give you a margin of safety. [more]
Recently, I wrote about foreign small cap dividend stocks with growth potential. Small- and midcaps offer investors a higher opportunity because sales could grow faster from a low basis.
But there is no free lunch. Those stocks are also much riskier than large caps. Generally, smaller cap securities are more volatile, but often offer a higher rate of return over the long-term.
Today I like to show you 6 small and mid capitalized stocks form the Dividend Achievers list that have risen dividends over more than 10 years in a row.
These are the results:
Genuine Parts Company -- Yield: 2.65%Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) employs 39,000 people, generates revenue of $15,341.65 million and has a net income of $711.29 million. The current market capitalization stands at $14.24 billion.
Genuine Parts Company’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $1,272.54 million. The EBITDA margin is 8.29% (the operating margin is 7.33% and the net profit margin 4.64%).
Financials: The total debt represents 9.77% of Genuine Parts Company assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 24.40%. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 21.39% was realized by Genuine Parts Company.
Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $4.64. Last fiscal year, Genuine Parts Company paid $2.30 in the form of dividends to shareholders.
Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 20.17, the P/S ratio is 0.92 and the P/B ratio is finally 4.30. The dividend yield amounts to 2.65%. - Read more here: 6 Mid Capitalized Dividend Achievers For Growth And Income Seeking Investors.... [more]