(VIANEWS) – MFS Intermediate High Income Fund (CIF), Edison International (EIX), Nuveen (JPI) 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 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. MFS Intermediate High Income Fund (CIF)

289.78% Payout Ratio

MFS Intermediate High Income Fund, a mutual fund that provides fixed income and is closed-ended, was launched by Massachusetts Financial Services Company.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for MFS Intermediate High Income Fund is 70505, 44.19% above its average volume of 48896.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 13, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.22 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 11.32%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 9%, now sitting on 3.26M 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 3.54%.

MFS Intermediate High Income Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

MFS Intermediate High Income Fund’s stock is valued at $1.93 at 14:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $3.40 and above its 52-week low of $1.89.

MFS Intermediate High Income Fund’s Moving Average

MFS Intermediate High Income Fund’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $2.11 and way under its 200-day moving average of $2.54.

2. Edison International (EIX)

123.24% Payout Ratio

Through its subsidiaries, Edison International engages in generation, transmission and distribution of electric power in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Edison International is 353056, 80.48% below its average volume of 1808850.

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Sep 28, 2021, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 2.65 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 4.68%.

Edison International’s sales growth this year is anticipated to be 5.5% and 3.4% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 11%, now sitting on 14.08B for the twelve trailing months.

Edison International’s sales growth for the next quarter is 5.1%. The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is 5.4% and negative -12.6%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 4.83%.

Volatility

Edison International’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.16%, 0.79%, and 0.64%, respectively.

Edison International’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.26% (day), 1.72% (last week), and 1.82% (last month), respectively.

Edison International’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Edison International’s stock is valued at $61.00 at 14:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $68.37 and way higher than its 52-week low of $53.92.

Edison International’s Moving Average

Edison International’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $62.48 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $59.04.

3. Nuveen (JPI)

122.34% Payout Ratio

Nuveen Investments, Inc. launched the Nuveen Preferred and Income Term Fund, a closed-ended balanced mutual fund. Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, and Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC co-manage the fund.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Nuveen is 9548, 82.93% below its average volume of 55948.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 11, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 1.57 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 8.15%.

Volatility

Nuveen’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.73%, 0.36%, and 0.90%, respectively.

Nuveen’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.47% (day), 1.26% (last week), and 1.38% (last month), respectively.

Nuveen’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Nuveen’s stock is valued at $19.12 at 14:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $26.48 and above its 52-week low of $18.77.

Nuveen’s Moving Average

Nuveen’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $20.13 and way under its 200-day moving average of $23.06.

4. DNP Select Income Fund (DNP)

49.37% Payout Ratio

Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. launched DNP Select Income Fund Inc., a closed-ended balanced mutual fund. Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co manages the fund. The fund invests in fixed and public income markets in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for DNP Select Income Fund is 369122, 44.33% below its average volume of 663145.

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 26, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.78 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 6.92%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 12.6%, now sitting on 129.79M 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 17.66%.

Volatility

DNP Select Income Fund’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.83%, 0.72%, and 1.46%, respectively.

DNP Select Income Fund’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 2.14% (day), 1.97% (last week), and 2.28% (last month), respectively.

DNP Select Income Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

DNP Select Income Fund’s stock is valued at $10.90 at 14:23 EST, below its 52-week high of $12.00 and higher than its 52-week low of $10.06.

DNP Select Income Fund’s Moving Average

DNP Select Income Fund’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $11.12 and under its 200-day moving average of $11.08.

5. Sprott Focus Trust (FUND)

43.72% Payout Ratio

Sprott Focus Trust, Inc., is a closed-end equity mutual fund that was launched by Sprott Asset Management, LP.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Sprott Focus Trust is 13348, 75.53% below its average volume of 54565.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 9, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.81 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 10.61%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 35.5%, now sitting on 7.61M 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 20.21%.

Volatility

Sprott Focus Trust’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.79%, 1.70%, and 1.78%, respectively.

Sprott Focus Trust’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.72% (day), 2.67% (last week), and 2.83% (last month), respectively.

Sprott Focus Trust’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Sprott Focus Trust’s stock is valued at $7.58 at 14:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $9.51 and above its 52-week low of $7.40.

Sprott Focus Trust’s Moving Average

Sprott Focus Trust’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $8.20 and way under its 200-day moving average of $8.55.

6. Star Gas Partners, L.P. (SGU)

39.58% Payout Ratio

Star Group, L.P. offers home heating and cooling products and services for residential and commercial customers of propane and heating oil in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Star Gas Partners, L.P. is 26686, 48.54% below its average volume of 51867.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Apr 21, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.61 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 6.34%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 29.5%, now sitting on 1.79B 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 17.88%.

Volatility

Star Gas Partners, L.P.’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 2.34%, 1.61%, and 1.37%, respectively.

Star Gas Partners, L.P.’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 3.40% (day), 3.54% (last week), and 3.10% (last month), respectively.

Star Gas Partners, L.P.’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Star Gas Partners, L.P.’s stock is valued at $9.62 at 14:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $11.89 and higher than its 52-week low of $9.08.

Star Gas Partners, L.P.’s Moving Average

Star Gas Partners, L.P.’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $9.95 and under its 200-day moving average of $10.45.