(VIANEWS) – Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), MIND C.T.I. Ltd. (MNDO), Ashland (ASH) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

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

When researching 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. Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE)

252.75% Payout Ratio

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE), an S&P 500<sup>®</sup> urban office real estate investment trust ("REIT"), is the first, longest-tenured, and pioneering owner, operator, and developer uniquely focused on collaborative life science, technology, and agtech campuses in AAA innovation cluster locations, with a total market capitalization of $31.9 billion as of December 31, 2020, and an asset base in North America of 49.7 million square feet ("SF"). The asset base in North America includes 31.9 million RSF of operating properties and 3.3 million RSF of Class A properties undergoing construction, 7.1 million RSF of near-term and intermediate-term development and redevelopment projects, and 7.4 million SF of future development projects. Founded in 1994, Alexandria pioneered this niche and has since established a significant market presence in key locations, including Greater Boston, San Francisco, New York City, San Diego, Seattle, Maryland, and Research Triangle. Alexandria has a longstanding and proven track record of developing Class A properties clustered in urban life science, technology, and agtech campuses that provide our innovative tenants with highly dynamic and collaborative environments that enhance their ability to successfully recruit and retain world-class talent and inspire productivity, efficiency, creativity, and success. Alexandria also provides strategic capital to transformative life science, technology, and agtech companies through our venture capital platform. We believe our unique business model and diligent underwriting ensure a high-quality and diverse tenant base that results in higher occupancy levels, longer lease terms, higher rental income, higher returns, and greater long-term asset value.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a trailing twelve months EPS of $5.74.

PE Ratio

Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 27.13. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $27.13 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 2.27%.

Dividend Yield

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 28, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 4.72 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 2.85%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Alexandria Real Estate Equities is 689885 which is 12.38% below its average volume of 787428.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Alexandria Real Estate Equities’s stock is valued at $155.70 at 19:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $224.95 and way above its 52-week low of $126.74.

Sales Growth

Alexandria Real Estate Equities’s sales growth is 20.3% for the present quarter and 17.2% for the next.

2. MIND C.T.I. Ltd. (MNDO)

96.3% Payout Ratio

MIND C.T.I. Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, markets, supports, implements, and operates real-time and off-line convergent billing and customer care software solutions in the Americas, Europe, Israel, the Asia Pacific, and Africa. The company offers billing and customer care solutions that support various services, such as voice, data, and content services, as well as prepaid, postpaid, and pay-in-advance payment models in a single platform. Its solutions also include a workflow engine to support the implementation of business processes, including subscriber registration, order management, trouble ticket, and debt collection; and an integral point of sale solution that covers all dealer, store and cashier management, and sales processes. In addition, the company offers professional services comprising installation, turnkey project implementation services, customer support, training and maintenance services, software and process customization, and project management, as well as managed services, including day to day billing operational tasks to its billing and customer care customers. Further, it provides PhonEX ONE, a call management system that collects, records, and stores call information, which is used by corporations for telecom expense management, call accounting, traffic analysis, and fraud detection. Additionally, the company offers its products directly, as well as through distributors and resellers primarily to communication service providers, such as traditional wireline and wireless, voice over IP, broadband IP network operators, wireless internet service providers, LTE operators, cable operators, and mobile virtual network operators. MIND C.T.I. Ltd. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Yokne'am Illit, Israel.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, MIND C.T.I. Ltd. has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.27.

PE Ratio

MIND C.T.I. Ltd. has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 8.19. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $8.19 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 24.93%.

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization

MIND C.T.I. Ltd.’s EBITDA is 1.27.

3. Ashland (ASH)

39.69% Payout Ratio

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. provides additives and specialty ingredients worldwide. It operates through Life Sciences; Personal Care & Household; Specialty Additives; and Intermediates and Solvents segments. The Life Sciences segment offers pharmaceutical solutions, including controlled release polymers, disintegrants, tablet coatings, thickeners, solubilizers, and tablet binders; nutrition solutions, such as thickeners, stabilizers, emulsifiers, and additives; and nutraceutical solutions comprising products for weight management, joint comfort, stomach and intestinal health, sports nutrition, and general wellness, as well as custom formulation, toll processing, and particle engineering solutions. The Personal Care & Household segment provides a range of nature-based, biodegradable, and performance ingredients; solutions for toothpastes, mouth washes and rinses, denture cleaning, and care for teeth; and household supplies nature-derived rheology ingredients, biodegradable surface wetting agents, performance encapsulates, and specialty polymers. The Specialty Additives segment offers rheology modifiers, foam control agents, surfactants and wetting agents, pH neutralizers, advanced ceramics used in catalytic converters, environmental filters, ingredients for the manufacturing of ceramic capacitors, plasma display panels and solar cells, ingredients for textile printing, thermoplastic metals, and alloys for welding. The Intermediates and Solvents segment produces 1,4 butanediol and related derivatives, including n-methylpyrrolidone. Ashland Global Holdings Inc. offers its products to customers in a range of consumer and industrial markets, such as architectural coatings, construction, energy, food and beverage, nutraceuticals, personal care, and pharmaceutical. The company was formerly known as Ashland Inc. and changed its name to Ashland Global Holdings Inc. in September 2016. Ashland Global Holdings Inc. was founded in 1924 and is based in Wilmington, Delaware.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Ashland has a trailing twelve months EPS of $3.2.

PE Ratio

Ashland has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 34.96. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $34.96 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 6.06%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Ashland is 259563 which is 33.82% below its average volume of 392254.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is 25% and 8%, respectively.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 94.2%, now sitting on 2.39B for the twelve trailing months.

Moving Average

Ashland’s worth is way higher than its 50-day moving average of $100.73 and way above its 200-day moving average of $100.35.

4. Associated Banc (ASB)

37.38% Payout Ratio

Associated Banc-Corp, a bank holding company, provides various banking and nonbanking products to individuals and businesses in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota. The company operates through three segments: Corporate and Commercial Specialty; Community, Consumer, and Business; and Risk Management and Shared Services. Its Corporate and Commercial Specialty segment offers savings, money market deposit accounts, IRA accounts, and certificates of deposit; deposit and cash management solutions, such as commercial checking and interest-bearing deposit products, cash vault and night depository services, liquidity solutions, payables and receivables solutions, and information services; and lending solutions, including commercial loans and lines of credit, commercial real estate financing, construction loans, letters of credit, leasing, asset based lending, and loan syndications. This segment also provides specialized financial services comprising interest rate risk management, foreign exchange solutions, and commodity hedging; administration of pension, profit-sharing and other employee benefit plans, fiduciary and corporate agency services, and institutional asset management; fixed and variable annuities, full-service, and discount and online investment brokerage; investment advisory services; and trust and investment management accounts. The company's Community, Consumer, and Business segment offers checking, credit, debit and pre-paid cards, online banking and bill pay, and money transfer services; residential mortgages, home equity loans and lines of credit, personal and installment loans, real estate financing, business loans, and business lines of credit. As of December 31, 2020, the company operated 228 banking branches. Associated Banc-Corp was founded in 1861 and is headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Associated Banc has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.14.

PE Ratio

Associated Banc has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 11.21. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $11.21 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 8.41%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is 32.7% and 23.4%, respectively.

Dividend Yield

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Nov 29, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.84 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 3.5%.

5. Maximus (MMS)

37.33% Payout Ratio

MAXIMUS, Inc. provides business process services (BPS) to government health and human services programs worldwide. It operates through three segments: U.S. Health and Human Services, U.S. Federal Services, and Outside the U.S. The U.S. Health and Human Services segment offers various BPS, appeals, and assessments for state, provincial, and national government programs, including Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Program, Affordable Care Act, Health Insurance British Columbia, Health Assessment Advisory Service contract, and Preadmission Screening and Resident Reviews. This segment offers program eligibility support and enrollment; application assistance and independent health plan enrollment counseling; and beneficiary outreach, education, eligibility, enrollment, and renewal. It also provides independent disability, long-term sick, and other health assessment; specialized consulting; and centralized multilingual customer contact centers and multichannel self-service options for enrollment. The U.S. Federal Services segment offers centralized citizen engagement centers and support services; document and record management; case management, citizen support, and consumer education; independent medical reviews and worker's compensation benefit appeals; and Medicare and Medicaid appeals, and program eligibility appeals. It also provides modernization of systems and information technology infrastructure; infrastructure operations and support services; software development, operations, and management services; and data analytics services. The Outside the U.S. segment offers BPS solutions for governments and commercial clients outside the United States, including health and disability assessments, program administration for welfare-to-work services, and other related services. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Maximus has a trailing twelve months EPS of $3.51.

PE Ratio

Maximus has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 19.63. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $19.63 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 12.56%.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 9.5%, now sitting on 4.56B for the twelve trailing months.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is a negative 16.9% and a negative 5.9%, respectively.

Moving Average

Maximus’s value is way higher than its 50-day moving average of $59.06 and above its 200-day moving average of $65.98.

Sales Growth

Maximus’s sales growth for the current quarter is 1%.