(VIANEWS) – Antero Midstream Partners LP (AM), Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI), Lumen Technologies (LUMN) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

Here’s the data we’ve collected of stocks with a high payout ratio as yet. 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 distribute 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. Antero Midstream Partners LP (AM)

134.33% Payout Ratio

Antero Midstream Corporation owns and operates midstream energy assets. It owns and operates natural gas gathering pipelines, compression stations, processing and fractionation plants, and water handling and treatment assets in the Marcellus Shale and Utica Shale basins. The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

Earnings per Share

Antero Midstream Partners LP’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $0.67.

PE Ratio

Antero Midstream Partners LP’s trailing 12-month price-to-earnings ratio is 16.12. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $16.12 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 14.24%.

Volume

The current reported volume at Antero Middlestream Partners LP was 3006200, which is 0.8% less than its average volume 3008800.

Growth Estimates Quarters

For the current quarter, the company expects to grow by 18.8% and 11.8% respectively.

Earnings before Interest, Taxes and Depreciation

EBITDA for Antero Midstream Partners LP is 8.87

Annual Top and Bottom Value

At 01:23 EST Antero Midstream Partners LP stock was valued at $10.80. This is below its 52 week high of $11.61 but well above its low 52-week of $8.56.

2. Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI)

113.52% Payout Ratio

GLPI is engaged in the business of acquiring, financing, and owning real estate property to be leased to gaming operators in triple-net lease arrangements, pursuant to which the tenant is responsible for all facility maintenance, insurance required in connection with the leased properties and the business conducted on the leased properties, taxes levied on or with respect to the leased properties and all utilities and other services necessary or appropriate for the leased properties and the business conducted on the leased properties.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Gaming and Leisure Properties has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.44.

PE Ratio

Gaming and Leisure Properties has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 21.01. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $21.01 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 18.27%.

3. Lumen Technologies (LUMN)

48.54% Payout Ratio

Lumen Technologies, Inc. is a technology-based communications and technology company that provides integrated products and services to residential and business customers across the United States. It operates in two markets: Mass Markets and Business. The company offers cloud and application services such as colocation and server services, managed security services and content delivery services. It also provides IP and data services including Ethernet, VPN, Internet Protocol (IP) and voice over the internet protocol. It also offers fiber infrastructure services, which include high-bandwidth optical wavelength networks and unlit optic fiber. It also offers voice and other services. This includes private line services that are specifically designed to connect two or more organizations; traditional time division multiplexing voice service portfolios; and synchronous optical network based Ethernet and legacy data hosting. The company had approximately 4.5million broadband subscribers as of December 31, 2021. The former name of the company was CenturyLink, Inc., but it changed its name in September 2020 to Lumen Technologies, Inc. Lumen Technologies, Inc. is located in Monroe, Louisiana.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 17.68%.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 5.4%, now sitting on 19.69B for the twelve trailing months.

Moving Average

Lumen Technologies’s market value has fallen below $11.33, its moving average for 50 days, and $11.96 in its moving average for 200 days.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Lumen Technologies’s stock is valued at $0.00 at 01:29 EST, below its 52-week low of $9.31.

4. Simulations Plus (SLP)

42.11% Payout Ratio

Simulations Plus, Inc. develops drug discovery and development software for mechanistic modeling and simulation, and prediction of properties of molecules utilizing artificial-intelligence- and machine-learning-based technology worldwide. GastroPlus simulates drug-drug interactions and absorption of compound administered to animals and humans; DDDPlus simulates in vitro laboratory experiment; and MembranePlus simulates laboratory experiment. It offers PKPlus, a program for pharmaceutical industry scientists that simulates the absorption, pharmacokinetics (PK) and drug-drug interactions of compounds administered to humans and animals; DDDPlus that simulates in vitro laboratory experiments; and MembranePlus that simulates laboratory experiments. It also offers KIWI, a web-based application that organizes, processes, manages, communicates, and maintains the data generated by pharmacologists over the course of a drug discovery program. Further, the company provides population modeling and simulation contract research services; and clinical-pharmacology-based consulting services in support of regulatory submissions. The company serves food, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and agrochemical companies as well as regulatory and academic agencies. It was established in 1996. The headquarters are located in Lancaster, California.

Earnings per Share

Simulations Plus’ trailing twelve-month EPS is $0.54.

PE Ratio

Simulations Plus’ trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 73.85. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $73.85 per dollar in annual earnings.

Dividend Yield

Morningstar, Inc. estimates that the next dividend payment will be made on October 27, 2022. The forward dividend rate for the year is 0.24, and the forward dividend yield of 0.51%.

Moving Average

Simulations Plus’s value is way under its 50-day moving average of $44.91 and way below its 200-day moving average of $49.26.

5. Independent Bank Group (IBTX)

30.18% Payout Ratio

Independent Bank Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Independent Bank that provides various commercial banking products and services to businesses, professionals, and individuals in the United States. It accepts various deposit products, including checking and savings accounts, demand deposits, money market accounts, and certificates of deposit. The company also provides commercial real estate loans; commercial construction, land, and land development loans; residential real estate loans; single-family interim construction loans; commercial loans comprising SBA guaranteed loans, business term loans, equipment lease financing, lines of credit, and energy related loans; agricultural loans for farmers and ranchers; consumer installment loans comprising loans to purchase cars, boats, and other recreational vehicles; and residential mortgages. In addition, it offers debit cards, online and mobile banking, eStatement, bank-by-mail, and direct deposit services; and business accounts and management services, including analyzed business checking, business savings, and treasury management services. As of December 31, 2020, the company operated 93 branches. Independent Bank Group, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in McKinney, Texas.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Independent Bank Group has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.97.

PE Ratio

Independent Bank Group has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 13.31. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $13.31 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 8.52%.

Revenue growth

The twelve-month trailing revenue was 602.74M, an 8.3% increase in quarterly revenue year-over-year.