(VIANEWS) – Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest (WEA), Westwood Holdings Group (WHG), Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund (HIO) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

We have congregated information regarding stocks with the highest payout ratio as yet. The payout ratio in itself isn’t a guarantee of 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 are a few stocks with an above 30% percent payout ratio.

1. Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest (WEA)

304.62% Payout Ratio

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund, a fixed-income mutual fund that is closed-ended and managed by Western Asset Management Company, was launched in 2005.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest is 18221, 42.11% below its average volume of 31477.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 19, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.79 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 7.21%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 1.6%, now sitting on 12.4M 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 1.77%.

Volatility

Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.92%, 0.42%, and 0.55%, respectively.

Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.01% (day), 1.08% (last week), and 1.21% (last month), respectively.

Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s stock is valued at $10.88 at 08:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $14.87 and above its 52-week low of $10.84.

Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s Moving Average

Western Asset Bond Fund Share of Beneficial Interest’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $11.51 and way under its 200-day moving average of $13.27.

2. Westwood Holdings Group (WHG)

69.44% Payout Ratio

Through its subsidiaries, Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. manages investments and offers services to its clients.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Westwood Holdings Group is 2509, 79.26% below its average volume of 12101.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Mar 2, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.6 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 3.93%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 6%, now sitting on 71.95M 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 4.56%.

Volatility

Westwood Holdings Group’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 1.80%, 0.73%, and 0.68%, respectively.

Westwood Holdings Group’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 3.80% (day), 3.36% (last week), and 2.27% (last month), respectively.

Westwood Holdings Group’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Westwood Holdings Group’s stock is valued at $14.99 at 08:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $27.01 and higher than its 52-week low of $14.65.

Westwood Holdings Group’s Moving Average

Westwood Holdings Group’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $15.67 and way under its 200-day moving average of $17.80.

3. Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund (HIO)

68.06% Payout Ratio

Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC launched the Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc., a closed-ended fixed-income mutual funds.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund is 245702, 5.17% below its average volume of 259098.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 19, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.36 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 8.87%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 25.9%, now sitting on 36.3M 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 9.51%.

Volatility

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.99%, 0.79%, and 0.89%, respectively.

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.99% (day), 1.44% (last week), and 1.46% (last month), respectively.

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund’s stock is valued at $4.10 at 08:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $5.43 and above its 52-week low of $4.02.

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund’s Moving Average

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $4.35 and way below its 200-day moving average of $4.90.

4. Rio Tinto (RIO)

40.27% Payout Ratio

Rio Tinto Group is involved in the mining and processing of mineral resources around the world.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Rio Tinto is 2870450, 30.3% below its average volume of 4118360.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Aug 11, 2021, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 6.85 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 10.81%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 70.9%, now sitting on 58.33B 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 39.32%.

Volatility

Rio Tinto’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 3.54%, 1.60%, and 0.99%, respectively.

Rio Tinto’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 2.30% (day), 2.16% (last week), and 1.61% (last month), respectively.

Rio Tinto’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Rio Tinto’s stock is valued at $75.81 at 08:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $95.97 and way higher than its 52-week low of $59.58.

Rio Tinto’s Moving Average

Rio Tinto’s value is way above its 50-day moving average of $64.48 and below its 200-day moving average of $77.41.

5. Electronic Arts (EA)

30.49% Payout Ratio

Electronic Arts Inc. creates, markets and publishes content and games for consoles, tablets, smartphones, and mobile phones around the world.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Electronic Arts is 2202040, 10.19% below its average volume of 2451980.

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 6, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.76 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 0.61%.

Electronic Arts’s sales growth this year is anticipated to be 6.5% and 7.7% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 6.9%, now sitting on 6.51B for the twelve trailing months.

Electronic Arts’s sales growth for the current quarter is negative 0.2%. The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is negative 51.9% and negative -3.2%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 8.22%.

Volatility

Electronic Arts’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 1.41%, 0.64%, and 1.62%, respectively.

Electronic Arts’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 2.99% (day), 2.63% (last week), and 3.63% (last month), respectively.

Electronic Arts’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Electronic Arts’s stock is valued at $141.56 at 08:23 EST, below its 52-week high of $148.93 and way above its 52-week low of $109.24.

Electronic Arts’s Moving Average

Electronic Arts’s worth is way above its 50-day moving average of $125.40 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $132.09.

Previous days news about Electronic Arts (EA)

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