(VIANEWS) – STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD), First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund (FEI), Leggett & Platt (LEG) have the highest dividend yield stocks on this list.

Rank Financial Asset Price Change Forward Dividend Yield Updated (EST)
1 STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD) 20.23 2.33% 8.13% 2022-11-06 05:07:21
2 First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund (FEI) 7.80 -1.24% 7.59% 2022-11-03 09:09:06
3 Leggett & Platt (LEG) 35.99 2.64% 5.38% 2022-11-15 15:59:48
4 CIM Commercial Trust Corporation (CMCT) 6.43 1.26% 4.86% 2022-11-08 07:43:14
5 Energizer Holdings (ENR) 28.55 -2.33% 4.06% 2022-11-03 03:47:13
6 South Jersey Industries (SJI) 34.53 0.94% 3.59% 2022-11-06 01:10:07
7 Information Services Group (III) 5.16 0.39% 3.17% 2022-11-10 01:08:06
8 Bank of Marin Bancorp (BMRC) 34.25 -3.28% 2.82% 2022-11-07 19:12:06

A little less 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. STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD) – Dividend Yield: 8.13%

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST’s last close was $20.23, 23.25% below its 52-week high of $26.36.

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. is a real-estate investment trust (REIT), in both the United States of America and Europe. The company operates in four segments, including Commercial and Residential Lending and Infrastructure Lending. It also has Property and Investing & Servicing segments. Commercial and Residential Lending is responsible for the origination, acquisition, financing, and management of residential and commercial first mortgages. It also manages residential subordinated and agency residential mortgages. The Infrastructure lending segment manages and originates debt investments in infrastructure. Property is primarily involved in the acquisition and management of equity in commercial real estate properties that have been stabilized, as well as multi-family property. The Investing and Servicing section manages and resolves problem assets. It also acquires and manages non-investment-grade rated CMBS and subordinate interests in securitization and resecuritization transactions. If the company distributes less than 90% of its income, it qualifies for federal income tax. Starwood Property Trust, Inc., was established in 2009 in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.16.

PE Ratio

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 17.47. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $17.47 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 12.82%.

Dividend Yield

As claimed by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 28, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 1.92 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 8.13%.

Moving Average

The value of STARWOOD PROPERTY TUST is lower than its 50-day moving mean of $20.91, and much below its 200 day moving average $22.68.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

At 16:15 EST, STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST stock was valued at $20.23. This is less than its 52 week high of $26.36 but higher than its low 52-week of $17.69.

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2. First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund (FEI) – Dividend Yield: 7.59%

First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund’s last close was $7.90, 10.33% under its 52-week high of $8.81.

First Trust MLP (and Energy Income Fund) is a closed-ended, balanced mutual fund that was launched by First Trust Advisors L.P. Energy Income Partners LLC co-manages the fund. The fund invests in fixed and public income markets across the United States. It invests in securities belonging to companies in the energy or energy utility sectors. The fund invests primarily in MLPs’ equity and debt securities and MLP-related companies, and in dividend-paying growth stocks. First Trust MLP, Energy Income Fund were established on August 17, 2012. They are based in the United States.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.6.

PE Ratio

First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 4.88. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $4.88 for every dollar of annual earnings.

Moving Average

First Trust MLP, Energy Income Fund are at a value below their 50-day moving mean of $7.80. They also fall short of their 200-day moving median of $7.94.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund is 28973 which is 76.08% below its average volume of 121171.

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3. Leggett & Platt (LEG) – Dividend Yield: 5.38%

Leggett & Platt’s last close was $35.07, 22.07% below its 52-week high of $45.00.

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated manufactures, markets, and designs engineered products and components worldwide. The company operates in three main segments, including bedding products, specialized products, and furniture, flooring, and textile products. Steel rods, drawn and foam wires as well as foam chemicals and other additives are offered by the company. The company also offers mechanical and pneumatic seat support, massage systems and motors for automobile seating, as well as seat suspension systems and actuators. It also produces formed tubes and tube assemblies for fluid conveyance system, titanium, nickel and stainless-steel tubing. The company also offers motion hardware and steel mechanisms for sofas, lift chairs and sleeper couches; springs for soft seating, components, and private label products for soft seating. It also offers hard-surface flooring underlayment and carpet cushion, along with structural fabrics and geo components, to manufacturers of office and upholstered furniture. It was established in Carthage in Missouri in 1883.

Earnings per Share

Leggett & Platt’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $1.82.

PE Ratio

Leggett & Platt’s trailing 12 months earnings to price ratio is 19.78. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $19.78 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the profitability for a business relative shareholder equity, was 24.66%.

Moving Average

Leggett & Platt is worth more than its moving average for 50 days of $34.41 but less than its moving average for 200 days of $36.71.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Leggett & Platt’s stock is valued at $35.99 at 16:15 EST, way below its 52-week high of $45.00 and way above its 52-week low of $30.28.

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4. CIM Commercial Trust Corporation (CMCT) – Dividend Yield: 4.86%

CIM Commercial Trust Corporation’s last close was $6.43, 22.81% below its 52-week high of $8.33.

CIM Commercial is a real estate investment trust that primarily acquires, owns, and operates Class A and creative office assets in vibrant and improving metropolitan communities throughout the United States (including improving and developing such assets). Its properties are primarily located in Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. CIM Commercial is operated by affiliates of CIM Group, L.P., a vertically-integrated owner and operator of real assets with multi-disciplinary expertise and in-house research, acquisition, credit analysis, development, finance, leasing, and onsite property management capabilities.

Earnings per Share

CIM Commercial Trust Corporation’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $-2.27.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is an indicator of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 1.38%.

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5. Energizer Holdings (ENR) – Dividend Yield: 4.06%

Energizer Holdings’s last close was $28.55, 31.4% under its 52-week high of $41.62.

Energizer Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes household batteries, specialty batteries, and lighting products worldwide. It offers lithium, alkaline, carbon zinc, nickel metal hydride, zinc air, and silver oxide batteries under the Energizer and Eveready brands, as well as primary, rechargeable, specialty, and hearing aid products. The company also provides headlights, lanterns, children's and area lights, as well as flash lights under the Energizer, Eveready, Hard Case, Dolphin, and WeatherReady brands. In addition, it licenses the Energizer and Eveready brands to companies developing consumer solutions in gaming, automotive batteries, portable power for critical devices, LED light bulbs, and other lighting products. Further, the company designs and markets automotive fragrance and appearance products under the Armor All, Nu Finish, Scratch Doctor, Refresh Your Car!, LEXOL, Eagle One, California Scents, Driven, and Bahama & Co. brands. It sells its products through direct sales force, third party distributors, and wholesalers; and through various retail and business-to-business channels, including mass merchandisers and warehouse clubs, food stores, drug and convenience stores, electronics specialty stores and department stores, hardware and automotive centers, and military stores, as well as through e-commerce. Energizer Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

Earnings per Share

Energizer Holdings’ trailing 12 month EPS is $-1.29.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 45.43%.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

Energizer Holdings’ stock was valued at $28.55 as of 16:15 EST. This is way below its 52 week high of $41.62 but way higher than its low 52-week of $24.81.

Moving Average

Energizer Holdings is worth more than its moving average for 50 days of $27.68 or its moving average for 200 days of $30.32.

Dividend Yield

Morningstar, Inc. claims that the next dividend payment will be made on May 23, 2022. The forward-annual dividend rate for the year is estimated at 1.2, and the forward-annual dividend yield is estimated to be 4.06%.

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6. South Jersey Industries (SJI) – Dividend Yield: 3.59%

South Jersey Industries’s last close was $34.53, 2.24% below its 52-week high of $35.32.

South Jersey Industries, Inc., and its subsidiaries, provide energy-related services and products. It is involved in natural gas purchase, transportation, and sales. The company also offers natural gas transportation capacity and wholesale natural gas sales to commercial and residential customers. It can also transport natural gas directly from suppliers or producers to its customers. The company served approximately 404,886 customers from southern New Jersey, including commercial and residential customers. It had 146.7 miles of transmission line and 6771 mile of distribution network mains as of December 31, 2020. It also markets commodity and storage natural gas transportation assets, as well as energy marketers and electric and gas utilities. The company also owns and manages rooftop solar-generation facilities. It also owns the Marcellus Shale oil, gas, mineral rights and natural gas in Pennsylvania. The company acquires and sells natural gas to end-users. Folsom is the headquarters of this company, which was established in 1910.

Earnings per Share

South Jersey Industries’ trailing 12 months profit per share is $1.4.

PE Ratio

South Jersey Industries’ trailing 12 months earnings to price ratio is 24.66. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $24.66 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 7.96%.

Earnings before Interest, Taxes and Depreciation

South Jersey Industries has an EBITDA of 300.6

Annual Top and Bottom Value

At 16:15 EST South Jersey Industries stock was valued at $34.53, which is below its 52 week high of $35.32, and much higher than its 52 week low of $22.36.

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7. Information Services Group (III) – Dividend Yield: 3.17%

Information Services Group’s last close was $5.16, 46.8% under its 52-week high of $9.70.

Information Services Group, Inc., along with its subsidiaries, is a company that provides technology advisory and research services in Europe, the Americas, and Asia Pacific. It offers services such as digital transformation, automation, cloud and data analytics, sourcing advisory, managed governance and risk, network carrier, technology strategy and operation design, change management, market intelligence, technology research and analysis, and managed governance and risks. The company supports both private and public sectors in optimizing their operations and transforming them. ISG Digital is a platform for clients to develop technology, transformation, source, and digital solutions. ISG Enterprise is a platform that assists clients in managing change and optimizing operations. It also offers ISG GovernX software, which gives insights from market performance and helps automate the management third-party supplier relationships, including contract lifecycles and risk management. It serves clients in private sectors such as manufacturing, financial services and insurance. Information Services Group, Inc., was established in 2006. It is located in Stamford, Connecticut.

Earnings per Share

Information Services Group’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $0.36.

PE Ratio

Information Services Group’s trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 14.33. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $14.33 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 19.82%.

Sales Growth

Information Services Group saw a 3.1% increase in sales for the current quarter, and 7.3% the following.

Moving Average

Information Services Group’s value is higher than its 50-day moving average of $5.13 and way below its 200-day moving average of $6.27.

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8. Bank of Marin Bancorp (BMRC) – Dividend Yield: 2.82%

Bank of Marin Bancorp’s last close was $34.25, 13.62% under its 52-week high of $39.65.

Bank of Marin Bancorp operates as the holding company for Bank of Marin that provides a range of financial services primarily to professionals, small and middle-market businesses, individuals, and not-for-profit organizations in San Francisco Bay Area, California in the United States. The company offers personal and business checking and savings accounts; and time certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, health savings accounts, and demand deposit marketplace accounts, as well as certificate of deposit account registry and insured cash sweep services. It also provides commercial real estate, commercial and industrial, and consumer loans, as well as construction financing and home equity lines of credit. In addition, the company offers merchant and payroll, and cash management services; credit cards; mobile deposit, remote deposit capture, automated clearing house, and image lockbox services, as well as wire transfers; fraud detection tools; and valet pick-up service for non-cash deposits. Further, it provides wealth management and trust services comprising customized investment portfolio management, trust administration, estate settlement, and custody services, as well as 401(k) plan services; and automated teller machines, and telephone and digital banking services. As of January 25, 2021, the company operated 21 retail branches, 5 commercial banking offices, and 2 loan production offices located across 7 Bay Area counties. Bank of Marin Bancorp was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Novato, California.

Earnings per Share

Bank of Marin Bancorp’s trailing twelve-month EPS of 2.72 is a good indicator of profitability.

PE Ratio

Bank of Marin Bancorp’s trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 12.59. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $12.59 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is an indicator of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 10.15%.

Sales Growth

Bank of Marin Bancorp’s sales growth is 8% for the present quarter and 12.4% for the next.

Growth Estimates Quarters

For the current quarter, the company expects to grow by 29.5% and 13.6% respectively.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

At 16:16 EST Bank of Marin Bancorp stock was valued at $34.25, which is way lower than its 52 week high of $39.65 but much higher than its low of $29.88.

Volume

The Bank of Marin Bancorp’s latest reported volume is 55506, which is 37.76% higher than its average volume of 4290.

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