(VIANEWS) – Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II (EOS), Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (OXLCM), Wintrust Financial Corporation (WTFCM) have the highest dividend yield stocks on this list.

Rank Financial Asset Price Change Forward Dividend Yield Updated (EST)
1 Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II (EOS) 15.39 -1.97% 8.8% 2022-09-29 11:46:16
2 Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (OXLCM) 24.65 -1.38% 6.85% 2022-09-25 19:14:10
3 Wintrust Financial Corporation (WTFCM) 24.93 0.73% 6.41% 2022-09-27 13:43:16
4 Hawthorn Bancshares (HWBK) 23.73 3.31% 2.87% 2022-09-18 02:23:05
5 Caterpillar (CAT) 179.29 4.71% 2.42% 2022-10-04 14:57:35

Almost 2K companies listed in the Nasdaq and NYSE pay out dividends to its shareholders. The dividend yield is a dividend to price ratio showing how much a company pays out in dividends each year.

1. Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II (EOS) – Dividend Yield: 8.8%

Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II’s last close was $15.70, 36.72% under its 52-week high of $24.81.

Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund 2 is a closed-ended equity mutual funds that was launched by Eaton Vance Management. This fund invests in the United States’ public equity markets. The fund invests in stocks from companies that operate across diverse sectors. It invests primarily in mid-cap and large growth stocks. The fund generates its current earnings by selling covered calls options. It benchmarks its portfolio performance against three indexes: the Russell 1000 Growth Index and the CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index. Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II, which was established on January 31, 2005, is based in the United States.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.75.

PE Ratio

Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 3.24. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $3.24 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 17.15%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Eaton Vance Enhance Equity Income Fund II’s stock is valued at $15.39 at 20:15 EST, way below its 52-week high of $24.81 and above its 52-week low of $15.30.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 39.9%, now sitting on 8.24M for the twelve trailing months.

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2. Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (OXLCM) – Dividend Yield: 6.85%

Oxford Lane Capital Corp.’s last close was $24.65, 3.22% below its 52-week high of $25.47.

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. was launched by Oxford Lane Management LLC and is managed by Oxford Lane Management LLC. The fund invests in fixed-income securities. It invests primarily in securitization instruments, which then invest in senior secured loan made to unrated or below-investment grade companies. Oxford Lane Capital Corp was established on June 9, 2010, and it is based in the United States.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Oxford Lane Capital Corp. has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.87.

PE Ratio

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 28.3. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $28.3 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 16.31%.

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3. Wintrust Financial Corporation (WTFCM) – Dividend Yield: 6.41%

Wintrust Financial Corporation’s last close was $24.51, 13.97% under its 52-week high of $28.49.

Wintrust Financial Corporation is a financial holding firm in Chicago, Wisconsin and Northwest Indiana. The company operates three distinct segments, including Community Banking, Specialty Finance and Wealth Management. It offers safe deposit facilities, ATM, online, mobile and non-interest-bearing transactions accounts and non-brokered, interest-bearing transaction account accounts. The bank also offers residential mortgages to be purchased into the secondary market. It provides cash management, lending and deposits services for homeowners, condominiums, and other community groups, as well asset-based loans for middle-market businesses. This segment also offers mortgage brokerage firms loan and deposit services; loans to franchisees of restaurants; and direct leasing. It also provides small-business administration loans, commercial mortgages, construction loans and other financial solutions. This bank provides commercial and personal banking services to small and medium-sized companies, individuals and institutions. Specialty Finance offers life and commercial insurance premiums financing to individuals and businesses; outsourced administration services and value-added financing; and data processing for payrolls and billing. Wealth Management provides services such as trust and investment and asset management. The company has approximately 187 bank facilities and 230 ATMs as of December 31, 2019. Wintrust Financial Corporation was established in 1991. It is located in Rosemont in Illinois.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Wintrust Financial Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $6.17.

PE Ratio

Wintrust Financial Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 4.04. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $4.04 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 9.48%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Wintrust Financial Corporation’s stock is valued at $24.93 at 20:15 EST, way below its 52-week high of $28.49 and above its 52-week low of $23.91.

Dividend Yield

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 29, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 1.64 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 6.41%.

Moving Average

Wintrust Financial Corporation’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $25.66 and below its 200-day moving average of $25.95.

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4. Hawthorn Bancshares (HWBK) – Dividend Yield: 2.87%

Hawthorn Bancshares’s last close was $23.73, 10.79% below its 52-week high of $26.60.

Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. is the bank holding firm for Hawthorn Bank, which provides numerous banking services in Missouri. You can open checking or savings accounts and get certificates of deposit, debit and credit cards, as well as commercial, industrial, personal, instalment, commercial, residential, and commercial real estate loans. It also offers trust, brokerage and Internet banking services. There are 23 branches. It was established in Jefferson City in Missouri in 1865.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Hawthorn Bancshares has a trailing twelve months EPS of $3.34.

PE Ratio

Hawthorn Bancshares has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 7.1. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $7.1 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 17.57%.

Dividend Yield

As claimed by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Sep 13, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.68 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 2.87%.

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5. Caterpillar (CAT) – Dividend Yield: 2.42%

Caterpillar’s last close was $171.23, 28.02% under its 52-week high of $237.90.

Caterpillar Inc. produces and sells equipment for construction, mining, industrial, and other purposes. The segment’s Construction Industries offers asphalt pavers and backhoe loads, as well as compactors and cold planers. It also sells diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and other construction and mining equipment. Resource Industries offers electric rope shovels and draglines as well as hydraulic shovels and rotary drills. Energy & Transportation offers integrated solutions and systems, reciprocating engines, generators, and component, as well as remanufactured reciprocating engine and parts, centrifugal gas compressors, diesel electric locomotives and components and other rail-related products for the marine, oil and natural gas, industrial and electric power generation sector. Financial Products provides financing options for operating and finance leases as well as installment sales contracts, working capital loans and wholesale financing plans. It also offers insurance and risk management products to protect vehicles and power plants. All Other operates produces filters, fluids, undercarriage and ground engaging tools. Caterpillar Tractor Co. was the company’s previous name. In 1986, Caterpillar Inc. took over that title. It was established in 1925. The headquarters are located in Deerfield in Illinois.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Caterpillar has a trailing twelve months EPS of $6.25.

PE Ratio

Caterpillar has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 28.67. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $28.67 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 38.55%.

Moving Average

Caterpillar’s value is under its 50-day moving average of $184.54 and way under its 200-day moving average of $201.03.

Volatility

Caterpillar’s last week, last month’s, and last quarter’s current intraday variation average was a positive 0.92%, a negative 0.39%, and a positive 1.66%, respectively.

Caterpillar’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 2.20% (last week), 1.78% (last month), and 1.66% (last quarter), respectively.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is 15.8% and 20.3%, respectively.

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