(VIANEWS) – Altria Group (MO), Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest (NXJ), Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund (MFL) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

Here’s the data we’ve collected of stocks with a high payout ratio as yet. The payout ratio in itself isn’t a guarantee of a future good investment but it’s an indicator of whether dividends are being paid and how the company chooses to distribute them.

When investigating a potential investment, the dividend payout ratio is a good statistic to know so here is a list of some companies with an above 30% payout ratio.

1. Altria Group (MO)

233.56% Payout Ratio

Altria Group, Inc., via its subsidiaries, produces and sells cigarettes, tobacco products, and wine throughout the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Altria Group is 5002820, 45.04% below its average volume of 9103350.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Dec 21, 2021, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 3.6 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 7.13%.

Altria Group’s sales growth this year is expected to be 4.7% and 0.3% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 2.6%, now sitting on 21.08B for the twelve trailing months.

Altria Group’s sales growth is negative 1.3% for the present quarter and negative 0.5% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is 9.1% and 5.6%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 271.2%.

Volatility

Altria Group’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 1.49%, 0.82%, and 1.50%, respectively.

Altria Group’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 2.28% (day), 2.15% (last week), and 2.58% (last month), respectively.

Altria Group’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Altria Group’s stock is valued at $55.20 at 20:23 EST, above its 52-week high of $54.37.

Altria Group’s Moving Average

Altria Group’s value is above its 50-day moving average of $51.63 and way higher than its 200-day moving average of $48.45.

2. Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest (NXJ)

58.5% Payout Ratio

Nuveen Investments, Inc. launched the Nuveen New Jersey Quality Municipal Income Fund, a closed-end fixed income mutual fund. Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, and Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC co-manage the fund.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest is 135865, 45.18% above its average volume of 93583.

As claimed by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Mar 13, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.7 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 5.5%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 5.6%, now sitting on 38.63M for the twelve trailing months.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 7.25%.

Volatility

Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.16%, 0.74%, and 0.70%, respectively.

Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.28% (day), 1.50% (last week), and 1.20% (last month), respectively.

Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s stock is valued at $12.58 at 20:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $15.95 and higher than its 52-week low of $12.54.

Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s Moving Average

Nuveen New Jersey Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s value is under its 50-day moving average of $13.45 and way below its 200-day moving average of $14.88.

3. Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund (MFL)

48.1% Payout Ratio

BlackRock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund, a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund, was launched by BlackRock, Inc. BlackRock Advisors, LLC manages it.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund is 212083, 109.85% above its average volume of 101062.

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Apr 5, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.58 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 4.92%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 5%, now sitting on 31.26M for the twelve trailing months.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 8.03%.

Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund’s stock is valued at $11.84 at 20:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $15.25 and higher than its 52-week low of $11.80.

Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund’s Moving Average

Blackrock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $12.69 and way under its 200-day moving average of $14.14.

4. Northfield Bancorp (NFBK)

34.48% Payout Ratio

Northfield Bancorp, Inc., Staten Island, NY is the bank holding company of Northfield Bank. It provides a variety of banking services, mainly to corporate clients.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Northfield Bancorp is 122022, 18.87% below its average volume of 150419.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Feb 7, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.52 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 3.61%.

Northfield Bancorp’s sales growth this year is expected to be negative 2% and 5.1% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 10.2%, now sitting on 176.29M for the twelve trailing months.

Northfield Bancorp’s sales growth is negative 7% for the current quarter and negative 2.5% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is negative 28.9% and negative -30%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 9.46%.

Northfield Bancorp’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Northfield Bancorp’s stock is valued at $14.41 at 20:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $18.41 and higher than its 52-week low of $14.25.

Northfield Bancorp’s Moving Average

Northfield Bancorp’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $15.37 and way below its 200-day moving average of $16.48.

5. Western Asset/Claymore Inflation (WIA)

30.5% Payout Ratio

Guggenheim Partners, LLC launched the closed-ended Fixed Income Mutual Fund Western Asset/Claymore Inflation Linked Securities & Income Fund.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Western Asset/Claymore Inflation is 24591, 29.68% below its average volume of 34972.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Apr 20, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.47 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 4.13%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 96.8%, now sitting on 23.29M for the twelve trailing months.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 8.52%.

Volatility

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.71%, 0.25%, and 0.52%, respectively.

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 0.98% (day), 1.38% (last week), and 1.20% (last month), respectively.

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation’s stock is valued at $11.27 at 20:23 EST, below its 52-week low of $11.27.

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation’s Moving Average

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation’s value is under its 50-day moving average of $11.85 and way below its 200-day moving average of $13.29.

6. EOG Resources (EOG)

30.41% Payout Ratio

EOG Resources, Inc., along with its affiliates, searches for, develops, produces, markets, and sells crude oil, natural gas, and natural gaz liquids.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for EOG Resources is 4028050, 15.02% below its average volume of 4740390.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jan 12, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 3 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 3.15%.

EOG Resources’s sales growth this year is expected to be 67.6% and 12.2% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 126.5%, now sitting on 16.74B for the twelve trailing months.

EOG Resources’s sales growth is 98.4% for the ongoing quarter and 43.4% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is 350.7% and 59.9%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 14.39%.

Volatility

EOG Resources’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 2.74%, 2.97%, and 2.06%, respectively.

EOG Resources’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 3.44% (day), 5.28% (last week), and 4.26% (last month), respectively.

EOG Resources’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

EOG Resources’s stock is valued at $121.96 at 20:23 EST, below its 52-week high of $127.95 and way above its 52-week low of $62.81.

EOG Resources’s Moving Average

EOG Resources’s worth is above its 50-day moving average of $116.12 and way above its 200-day moving average of $91.90.