(VIANEWS) – First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund (FGB), Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund (EMD), Blackrock Floating Rate (FRA) are the highest dividend yield stocks on this list.

Rank Financial Asset Price Change Forward Dividend Yield Updated (EST)
1 First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund (FGB) 4.07 -1.83% 8.17% 2021-07-09 07:09:06
2 Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund (EMD) 13.78 -0.36% 7.81% 2021-07-09 05:12:05
3 Blackrock Floating Rate (FRA) 13.31 -0.6% 5.98% 2021-07-09 07:46:05
4 First Horizon National (FHN) 16.79 4.09% 3.47% 2021-07-09 15:37:27
5 First Community Bankshares (FCBC) 29.11 2.43% 3.38% 2021-07-10 22:09:08
6 Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) 25.36 3.68% 2.78% 2021-07-10 12:47:05
7 New Ireland Fund (IRL) 12.28 0.32% 2.49% 2021-07-09 12:43:09

Close to 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. First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund (FGB) – Dividend Yield: 8.17%

First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by First Trust Advisors L.P. It is co-managed by Confluence Investment Management LLC. The fund invests in the public equity markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the specialty finance and other financial sectors. The fund primarily invests in value stocks of companies, as well as in Business Development Companies, REITs, and other mortgage related securities. It employs fundamental analysis to create its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against a composite benchmark comprised of 70% Wells Fargo BDC Index, 20% FTSE NAREIT Mortgage REIT Index, and 10% S&P SmallCap Financials Index. It was formerly known as First Trust/Gallatin Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund. First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund was formed on March 20, 2007 and domiciled in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund is 115748, 119.46% above its average volume of 52743.

First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund’s last close was $4.19, 4.56% below its 52-week high of $4.39.

First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund’s stock is valued at $4.07 at 05:15 EST, under its 52-week high of $4.39 and way higher than its 52-week low of $2.22.

First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund’s Moving Average

First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $4.20 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $3.86.

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2. Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund (EMD) – Dividend Yield: 7.81%

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. is an open ended fixed-income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. It is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited and Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. The fund invests in fixed income markets of emerging market countries across the globe. It seeks to invest in fixed income securities issued by governments, government-related entities, and corporations which are of any maturity and quality. The fund employs fundamental analysis along with a top-down security picking approach focusing on factors like currency, inflation and interest rate trends, growth rate forecasts, liquidity of markets for that country's debt, political outlook, tax environment to create its portfolio. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global. The fund was formerly known as Salomon Brothers Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. was formed on December 1, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund is 228939, 60.71% above its average volume of 142454.

Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund’s last close was $13.82, 3.36% under its 52-week high of $14.30.

Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 25.3%, now sitting on 74.73M for the twelve trailing months.

Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund’s stock is valued at $13.78 at 05:15 EST, under its 52-week high of $14.30 and way above its 52-week low of $11.90.

Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund’s Moving Average

Western Asset Emerging Markets Income Fund’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $13.99 and above its 200-day moving average of $13.67.

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3. Blackrock Floating Rate (FRA) – Dividend Yield: 5.98%

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund, Inc. is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund invests in bonds of companies operating across diversified sectors. It primarily invests in floating rate debt securities and instruments consisting of secured or unsecured senior floating rate loans that are rated below investment grade. BlackRock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund, Inc. was formed on October 31, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Blackrock Floating Rate is 135032, 3.25% below its average volume of 139569.

Blackrock Floating Rate’s last close was $12.92, 3.87% below its 52-week high of $13.44.

Blackrock Floating Rate’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Blackrock Floating Rate’s stock is valued at $13.31 at 05:15 EST, below its 52-week high of $13.44 and way above its 52-week low of $11.05.

Blackrock Floating Rate’s Moving Average

Blackrock Floating Rate’s worth is above its 50-day moving average of $13.08 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $12.85.

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4. First Horizon National (FHN) – Dividend Yield: 3.47%

First Horizon National Corporation operates as the bank holding company for First Horizon Bank that provides various financial services. It operates through four segments: Regional Banking, Fixed Income, Corporate, and Non-Strategic. The company offers general banking services for consumers, businesses, financial institutions, and governments. It is also involved in the underwriting of bank-eligible securities and other fixed-income securities eligible for underwriting by financial subsidiaries; loan sales; derivative sales; and provision of advisory services. In addition, the company offers brokerage services; correspondent banking services; transaction processing services comprising nationwide check clearing and remittance processing; trust, fiduciary, and agency services; credit card products; equipment finance; investment and financial advisory services; and wealth management services. Further, it engages in mutual fund and retail insurance sales, as well as provides mortgage banking services. As of January 17, 2020, the company operated approximately 270 branches under the First Horizon Bank brand in the Southeast United States; and 29 offices in 18 states across the United States under the FHN Financial brand. The company was founded in 1864 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for First Horizon National is 5593820, 16.74% above its average volume of 4791560.

First Horizon National’s last close was $16.13, 17.07% below its 52-week high of $19.45.

First Horizon National’s Sales

First Horizon National’s sales growth is 59.7% for the current quarter and a decline by 43.4% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is 120% and 20%, respectively.

First Horizon National’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 163.5%, now sitting on 2.79B for the twelve trailing months.

Stock Price Classification

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

First Horizon National’s stock is considered to be overbought (>=80).

First Horizon National’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

First Horizon National’s stock is valued at $16.79 at 05:15 EST, way below its 52-week high of $19.45 and way higher than its 52-week low of $8.33.

First Horizon National’s Moving Average

First Horizon National’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $18.11 and above its 200-day moving average of $16.75.

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5. First Community Bankshares (FCBC) – Dividend Yield: 3.38%

First Community Bankshares, Inc. operates as the financial holding company for First Community Bank that provides various banking products and services. It offers demand deposit accounts, savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, and individual retirement arrangements; commercial, consumer, and real estate mortgage loans, as well as lines of credit; various credit and debit cards, and automated teller machine card services; and corporate and personal trust services. The company also provides wealth management services, including trust management, estate administration, and investment advisory services; and investment management services. It serves individuals and businesses across various industries, such as education, government, and health services; coal mining and gas extraction; retail trade; construction; manufacturing; tourism; and transportation. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated 44 branches, including 19 branches in Virginia, 18 branches in West Virginia, 5 branches in North Carolina, and 2 branches in Tennessee. First Community Bankshares, Inc. was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in Bluefield, Virginia.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for First Community Bankshares is 20117, 41.81% below its average volume of 34569.

First Community Bankshares’s last close was $31.16, 2.63% below its 52-week high of $32.00.

The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is 28.3% and 34%, respectively.

First Community Bankshares’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 19.3%, now sitting on 131.86M for the twelve trailing months.

First Community Bankshares’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

First Community Bankshares’s stock is valued at $29.11 at 05:15 EST, under its 52-week high of $32.00 and way above its 52-week low of $17.21.

First Community Bankshares’s Moving Average

First Community Bankshares’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $30.39 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $27.67.

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6. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) – Dividend Yield: 2.78%

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. The company's products include athletic shoes, apparel, and accessories, as well as a selection of outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation, and roller sports. It also provides private label items, such as shoes, apparel, camping equipment, fishing supplies, and snow sport equipment. The company sells private label merchandise under its own trademarks comprising Golden Bear, Harsh, Pacifica, and Rugged Exposure. As of May 27, 2020, it operated 431 stores. The company also operates an e-commerce platform under the Big 5 Sporting Goods name. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in El Segundo, California.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation is 684529, 54.48% below its average volume of 1503810.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s last close was $30.75, 18.54% under its 52-week high of $37.75.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s Sales

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s sales growth is 28% for the present quarter and a decline by 3.1% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter is 3500% and a drop 34.4% for the next.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 25.3%, now sitting on 1.1B for the twelve trailing months.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s stock is valued at $25.36 at 05:15 EST, way under its 52-week high of $37.75 and way higher than its 52-week low of $2.46.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s Moving Average

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $28.10 and way above its 200-day moving average of $19.20.

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7. New Ireland Fund (IRL) – Dividend Yield: 2.49%

The New Ireland Fund, Inc. is a close-ended balanced mutual fund launched by Bank of Ireland Asset Management (U.S.) Limited. It is managed by Kleinwort Benson Investors International Ltd. The fund invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of the Ireland. It seeks to invest in growth stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the ISEQ Index. It was formerly known as Irish Investment Fund Inc. The New Ireland Fund, Inc. was formed on December 14, 1989 and is domiciled in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for New Ireland Fund is 278, 98.8% below its average volume of 23198.

New Ireland Fund’s last close was $12.25, 9.59% under its 52-week high of $13.55.

New Ireland Fund’s Revenue

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth declined by 55%, now sitting on 555.33k for the twelve trailing months.

New Ireland Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

New Ireland Fund’s stock is valued at $12.28 at 05:15 EST, under its 52-week high of $13.55 and way higher than its 52-week low of $7.70.

New Ireland Fund’s Moving Average

New Ireland Fund’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $12.32 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $11.74.

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