(VIANEWS) – Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust (EVF), Western Asset High Income Fund II (HIX), Territorial Bancorp (TBNK) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

We have collected information regarding stocks with the highest payout ratio up to now. 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 investigating 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. Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust (EVF)

86.62% Payout Ratio

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust, a closed-ended mutual fund that provides fixed income and is managed by Eaton Vance Management, was launched in 2004.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust is 28140, 49.1% below its average volume of 55295.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 10, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.42 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 7.47%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 54.1%, now sitting on 15.78M 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 6.32%.

Volatility

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 1.12%, 1.98%, and 0.88%, respectively.

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.12% (day), 2.31% (last week), and 1.52% (last month), respectively.

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust’s stock is valued at $5.43 at 02:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $7.25 and above its 52-week low of $5.34.

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust’s Moving Average

Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $5.88 and way under its 200-day moving average of $6.55.

2. Western Asset High Income Fund II (HIX)

76.36% Payout Ratio

Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC launched the Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc., a closed-end fixed income mutual fund.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Western Asset High Income Fund II is 206728, 37% below its average volume of 328160.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 21, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.59 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 11.81%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 24.6%, now sitting on 38.84M 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 10.29%.

Volatility

Western Asset High Income Fund II’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 2.41%, 2.33%, and 1.29%, respectively.

Western Asset High Income Fund II’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 2.61% (day), 2.87% (last week), and 2.13% (last month), respectively.

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

Western Asset High Income Fund II’s stock is valued at $4.98 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $7.75 and higher than its 52-week low of $4.87.

Western Asset High Income Fund II’s Moving Average

Western Asset High Income Fund II’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $5.32 and way under its 200-day moving average of $6.44.

3. Territorial Bancorp (TBNK)

49.2% Payout Ratio

Territorial Bancorp Inc. is the holding company of Territorial Savings Bank, which provides financial services for individuals, families and businesses throughout the State of Hawaii.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Territorial Bancorp is 8151, 50.09% below its average volume of 16333.

As claimed by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 10, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.92 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 4.38%.

Territorial Bancorp’s sales growth this year is expected to be negative 5.3% and 1.2% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 4.5%, now sitting on 61.36M for the twelve trailing months.

Territorial Bancorp’s sales growth is 4.3% for the ongoing quarter and 0.8% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is negative 6.8% and negative -13%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 6.72%.

Volatility

Territorial Bancorp’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.53%, 0.91%, and 1.26%, respectively.

Territorial Bancorp’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.35% (day), 1.38% (last week), and 1.87% (last month), respectively.

Territorial Bancorp’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Territorial Bancorp’s stock is valued at $20.89 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $26.81 and above its 52-week low of $20.30.

Territorial Bancorp’s Moving Average

Territorial Bancorp’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $22.01 and way under its 200-day moving average of $24.33.

4. Nuveen AMT (NUW)

47.27% Payout Ratio

Nuveen Investments Inc. launched the Nuveen AMT Free Municipal Value Fund, a closed-ended mutual fund that provides fixed income. Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, and Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC co-manage the fund.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Nuveen AMT is 38470, 22.07% below its average volume of 49367.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 11, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.47 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 3.43%.

Volatility

Nuveen AMT’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.22%, 0.87%, and 0.65%, respectively.

Nuveen AMT’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 0.66% (day), 1.19% (last week), and 1.17% (last month), respectively.

Nuveen AMT’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Nuveen AMT’s stock is valued at $13.67 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $17.77 and above its 52-week low of $13.56.

Nuveen AMT’s Moving Average

Nuveen AMT’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $14.17 and way below its 200-day moving average of $15.74.

5. Schlumberger (SLB)

34.01% Payout Ratio

Schlumberger Limited provides technology to support the global oil and gas industry.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Schlumberger is 10823800, 22.47% below its average volume of 13961600.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 30, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.7 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 1.72%.

Schlumberger’s sales growth this year is expected to be 19.2% and 14.2% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 14.1%, now sitting on 23.67B for the twelve trailing months.

Schlumberger’s sales growth for the next quarter is 22.1%. The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is 42.3% and 53.1%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 14.93%.

Volatility

Schlumberger’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.20%, 0.98%, and 3.31%, respectively.

Schlumberger’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 5.63% (day), 5.00% (last week), and 5.47% (last month), respectively.

Schlumberger’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Schlumberger’s stock is valued at $35.65 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $49.83 and way above its 52-week low of $25.90.

Schlumberger’s Moving Average

Schlumberger’s value is way below its 50-day moving average of $41.50 and below its 200-day moving average of $36.93.

6. Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund (JEQ)

32.68% Payout Ratio

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund, Inc., is an equity mutual fund that’s close to the end. It was launched by Aberdeen Standard Investments Limited.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund is 10521, 60.54% below its average volume of 26669.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 18, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.48 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 8.7%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 33.1%, now sitting on 2.27M 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 12.95%.

Volatility

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund ‘s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 1.27%, 1.21%, and 1.04%, respectively.

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund ‘s highest amplitude of average volatility was 0.91% (day), 1.80% (last week), and 2.08% (last month), respectively.

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund ‘s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund ‘s stock is valued at $5.52 at 02:23 EST, way below its 52-week high of $10.26 and above its 52-week low of $5.50.

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund ‘s Moving Average

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund ‘s worth is way under its 50-day moving average of $6.17 and way under its 200-day moving average of $7.89.