(VIANEWS) – South Jersey Industries (SJI), Chunghwa Telecom Co. (CHT), Westwood Holdings Group (WHG) are the highest dividend yield stocks on this list.

Rank Financial Asset Price Change Forward Dividend Yield Updated (EST)
1 South Jersey Industries (SJI) 24.38 -1.77% 4.71% 2022-01-23 02:07:18
2 Chunghwa Telecom Co. (CHT) 42.96 -0.35% 3.91% 2022-02-04 16:20:33
3 Westwood Holdings Group (WHG) 17.78 -3.05% 3.56% 2022-01-23 18:07:19
4 Kemper Corporation (KMPR) 52.69 -1.03% 2.33% 2022-02-06 19:11:05
5 Avnet (AVT) 39.45 -1.25% 2.28% 2022-01-30 03:23:12
6 Home Bancorp (HBCP) 42.94 -1.9% 2.1% 2022-01-26 07:12:06

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. South Jersey Industries (SJI) – Dividend Yield: 4.71%

South Jersey Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides energy-related products and services. The company engages in the purchase, transmission, and sale of natural gas. It also sells natural gas and pipeline transportation capacity on a wholesale basis to residential, commercial, and industrial customers on the interstate pipeline system, as well as transports natural gas purchased directly from producers or suppliers to customers. As of December 31, 2020, the company had approximately 146.7 miles of mains in the transmission system and 6,771 miles of mains in the distribution system; and served 404,886 residential, commercial, and industrial customers in southern New Jersey. In addition, it markets natural gas storage, commodity, and transportation assets on a wholesale basis for energy marketers, electric and gas utilities, power plants, and natural gas producers in the mid-Atlantic, Appalachian, and southern regions of the United States. Further, the company owns and operates rooftop solar-generation sites. Additionally, it owns oil, gas, and mineral rights in the Marcellus Shale region of Pennsylvania; acquires and markets natural gas and electricity to retail end users, as well as provides total energy management, fuel management, and energy procurement and cost reduction services. The company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Folsom, New Jersey.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for South Jersey Industries is 906208, 18.56% below its average volume of 1112760.

South Jersey Industries’s last close was $24.38, 16.62% under its 52-week high of $29.24.

South Jersey Industries’s Sales

South Jersey Industries’s sales growth is 2.9% for the present quarter and 29.8% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is a negative 9.7% and a negative 5.6%, respectively.

South Jersey Industries’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 39.8%, now sitting on 1.84B for the twelve trailing months.

South Jersey Industries’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

South Jersey Industries’s stock is valued at $24.38 at 02:15 EST, way below its 52-week high of $29.24 and way above its 52-week low of $20.75.

South Jersey Industries’s Moving Average

South Jersey Industries’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $24.97 and under its 200-day moving average of $24.80.

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2. Chunghwa Telecom Co. (CHT) – Dividend Yield: 3.91%

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. provides telecommunication services in Taiwan. It operates through Domestic Fixed Communications Business, Mobile Communications Business, Internet Business, International Fixed Communications Business, and Others segments. The company offers local and domestic long distance telephone and leased line, broadband access, Wi-Fi, and multimedia on demand services; information and communication technology (ICT) services; and interconnection with its fixed-line network to other mobile and fixed-line operators. It also provides mobile; HiNet Internet, data communication, and cloud; application value-added and Internet data center; international long distance telephone, leased line, and data; and satellite services. In addition, the company distributes and sells mobile handsets, tablets, data cards, electronic materials, ICT products, and computing and business machinery equipment and software; designs, develops, produces, sells, and services semiconductor testing components, printed circuit boards, and electronic components and finished products, and automatic license plate recognition software and hardware products. Further, it offers property development and management; system, network, and communications integration; intelligent buildings and energy network; digital information supply and advertisement; property and liability insurance agency; family education; computing equipment installation; management consultancy; data processing; telecommunications engineering; Internet identify; and information and communication solution services. Additionally, the company engages in the investment; software design services, and internet contents production and play; motion picture production and distribution; and provision of energy saving solutions and international circuits, and services for electronic parts and machinery processed products. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Taipei City, Taiwan.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Chunghwa Telecom Co. is 89663, 9.47% below its average volume of 99037.

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s last close was $42.96, 0.21% higher than its 52-week high of $42.87.

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 3.8%, now sitting on 211.35B for the twelve trailing months.

Stock Price Classification

According to the stochastic oscillator, a useful indicator of overbought and oversold conditions,

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s stock is considered to be overbought (>=80).

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s stock is valued at $42.96 at 02:15 EST, above its 52-week high of $42.87.

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s Moving Average

Chunghwa Telecom Co.’s value is higher than its 50-day moving average of $40.10 and above its 200-day moving average of $40.44.

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3. Westwood Holdings Group (WHG) – Dividend Yield: 3.56%

Westwood Holdings Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manages investment assets and provides services for its clients. The company operates in two segments, Advisory and Trust. The Advisory segment provides investment advisory services to corporate retirement plans, public retirement plans, endowments, foundations, individuals, and the Westwood Funds; and investment sub-advisory services to mutual funds, pooled investment vehicles, and its Trust segment. The Trust segment offers trust and custodial services; and participates in common trust funds that it sponsors to institutions and high net worth individuals. Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Westwood Holdings Group is 18431, 9.93% below its average volume of 20464.

Westwood Holdings Group’s last close was $17.78, 34.17% below its 52-week high of $27.01.

Westwood Holdings Group’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 15.6%, now sitting on 70.78M for the twelve trailing months.

Westwood Holdings Group’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Westwood Holdings Group’s stock is valued at $17.78 at 02:15 EST, way under its 52-week high of $27.01 and way higher than its 52-week low of $11.36.

Westwood Holdings Group’s Moving Average

Westwood Holdings Group’s value is higher than its 50-day moving average of $17.53 and below its 200-day moving average of $19.46.

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4. Kemper Corporation (KMPR) – Dividend Yield: 2.33%

Kemper Corporation, a diversified insurance holding company, provides property and casualty, and life and health insurance in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Specialty Property & Casualty Insurance, Preferred Property & Casualty Insurance, and Life & Health Insurance. It provides automobile, homeowners, renters, fire, umbrella, general liability, and other types of property and casualty insurance to individuals; and commercial automobile insurance to businesses. The company also offers life insurance, including permanent and term insurance, as well as supplemental accident and health insurance products; Medicare supplement insurance, fixed hospital indemnity, home health care, specified disease, and accident-only plans to individuals in rural, suburban, and urban areas. It distributes its products through independent agents and brokers. The company was formerly known as Unitrin, Inc. and changed its name to Kemper Corporation in August 2011. Kemper Corporation was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Kemper Corporation is 295285, 14.68% below its average volume of 346087.

Kemper Corporation’s last close was $52.69, 37.26% below its 52-week high of $83.98.

Kemper Corporation’s Sales

Kemper Corporation’s sales growth is 13.9% for the current quarter and 9.7% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter is a negative 163.4% and positive 76.6% for the next.

Kemper Corporation’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 9.3%, now sitting on 5.8B for the twelve trailing months.

Stock Price Classification

According to the stochastic oscillator, a useful indicator of overbought and oversold conditions,

Kemper Corporation’s stock is considered to be overbought (>=80).

Kemper Corporation’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Kemper Corporation’s stock is valued at $52.69 at 02:15 EST, way under its 52-week high of $83.98 and higher than its 52-week low of $50.50.

Kemper Corporation’s Moving Average

Kemper Corporation’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $57.38 and way under its 200-day moving average of $66.48.

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5. Avnet (AVT) – Dividend Yield: 2.28%

Avnet, Inc., a technology solutions company, markets, sells, and distributes electronic components. The company operates through two segments, Electronic Components and Farnell. The Electronic Components segment markets, sells, and distributes semiconductors; interconnect, passive, and electromechanical devices; and other integrated components from electronic component manufacturers. It also offers design chain support that provides engineers with technical design solutions; engineering and technical resources to support product design, bill of materials development, and technical education and training; and supply chain solutions that provide support and logistical services to original equipment manufacturers, electronic manufacturing service providers, and electronic component manufacturers. In addition, this segment provides integrated solutions, such as technical design, integration, and assembly of embedded products, and systems and solutions primarily for industrial applications, as well as for intelligent embedded and innovative embedded display solutions comprising touch and passive displays. Further, it develops and manufactures standard board and industrial subsystems, and application-specific devices that enable it to produce systems tailored to specific customer requirements. This segment serves various markets, such as automotive, medical, defense, aerospace, telecommunications, industrial, and digital editing. The Farnell segment distributes kits, tools, and electronic and industrial automation components, as well as test and measurement products to engineers and entrepreneurs. It has operations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Avnet, Inc. was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Avnet is 829264, 31.31% above its average volume of 631538.

Avnet’s last close was $39.45, 13.16% below its 52-week high of $45.43.

The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is 164.6% and 68.9%, respectively.

Avnet’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 18.2%, now sitting on 20.4B for the twelve trailing months.

Avnet’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Avnet’s stock is valued at $39.45 at 02:15 EST, way under its 52-week high of $45.43 and way above its 52-week low of $35.41.

Avnet’s Moving Average

Avnet’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $39.70 and below its 200-day moving average of $40.27.

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6. Home Bancorp (HBCP) – Dividend Yield: 2.1%

Home Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Home Bank, National Association that provides various banking products and services in Louisiana and Mississippi. It offers deposit products, including interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing checking, money market, savings, NOW, and certificates of deposit accounts. The company also provides various loan products, such as one-to four-family first mortgage loans, home equity loans and lines, commercial real estate loans, construction and land loans, multi-family residential loans, commercial and industrial loans, and consumer loans. In addition, it invests in securities; and offers online banking services. The company operates through a network of 20 banking offices in the Acadiana, four banking offices in Baton Rouge, six banking offices in the Greater New Orleans area, six banking offices in the Northshore region, three banking offices in Natchez, and one banking office in Vicksburg. Home Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Home Bancorp is 15885, 4.04% below its average volume of 16554.

Home Bancorp’s last close was $42.94, 6.1% under its 52-week high of $45.73.

Home Bancorp’s Sales

Home Bancorp’s sales growth is a negative 6.3% for the current quarter and a decline by 5.9% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is a negative 11.8% and a negative 39%, respectively.

Home Bancorp’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 22.7%, now sitting on 123.76M for the twelve trailing months.

Home Bancorp’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Home Bancorp’s stock is valued at $42.94 at 02:15 EST, below its 52-week high of $45.73 and way above its 52-week low of $28.11.

Home Bancorp’s Moving Average

Home Bancorp’s worth is above its 50-day moving average of $42.20 and above its 200-day moving average of $39.27.

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