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The Best Yielding Utilities With Biggest EPS Forecasts



February 08, 2012 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: AWK , TAC , PNG.DL

Utility Stocks With Best Growth Forecasts And Highest Yield Researched byDividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment. Growth is an important item for wealth. If you own a business that doubles sales and income in ten years, your investment should have a return of 7.2 percent. If you double it in five years, you will have a return of 14.9 percent. Let’s take a look for the best growth stocks with attractive dividend yields from the utility sector. Utilities are wonderful investment objects because they generate stable revenues. 77 percent of all listed utility stocks have a beta ratio (volatility measure) of less than one.

I screened the sector by stocks with the highest earnings per share growth for the upcoming five years (at least 20 percent yearly). In addition, the company should pay today more than 2 percent in cash dividends. 10 stocks fulfilled my criteria of which 2 are high yields. Seven stocks have a buy or better recommendation.

Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
The Best Yielding Utilities With Biggest EPS Forecasts...

Take a closer look at the full table. The average price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 19.09 and forward P/E ratio is 19.21. The dividend yield has a value of 2.97 percent. Price to book ratio is 3.03 and price to sales ratio 1.27. The operating margin amounts to 16.49 percent.

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