(VIANEWS) – Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (BME), Yum! (YUM), A.O. Smith Corporation (AOS) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

Here’s the data we’ve collected of stocks with a high payout ratio up to now. The payout ratio in itself isn’t a guarantee 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 investigating 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. Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (BME)

51.73% Payout Ratio

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust, a closed-ended equity mutual funds, was launched in 2008 by BlackRock, Inc. BlackRock Advisors, LLC manages the fund. The fund invests in American public equity markets. It invests in stock of companies in the Health Sciences and Related Sectors. These include those involved in research, development, production, distribution, or delivery of medical, optical, pharmaceutical, or biotechnology products or supplies. The fund also invests in equity derivatives with a focus on option writing. It benchmarks its portfolio performance against the Russell 3000 Healthcare Index. BlackRock Health Sciences Trust was established on March 31, 2005, and it is based in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Blackrock Health Sciences Trust is 19835, 40.92% below its average volume of 33577.

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Sep 13, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 2.56 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 6.07%.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 15.3%, now sitting on 6.9M 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 negative -7.36%.

Volatility

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.73%, 1.00%, and 0.91%, respectively.

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.03% (day), 1.91% (last week), and 1.67% (last month), respectively.

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust’s stock is valued at $42.89 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $49.20 and higher than its 52-week low of $39.51.

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust’s Moving Average

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust’s worth is under its 50-day moving average of $43.17 and under its 200-day moving average of $44.15.

2. Yum! (YUM)

37.64% Payout Ratio

YUM! Brands, Inc., along with its subsidiaries, creates, manages, and franchises fast-food restaurants around the world. The company operates in four divisions: KFC Division; Taco Bell Division; Pizza Hut Division; and Habit Burger Grill Division. The restaurant chain operates under The Habit Burger Grill, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands. These restaurants specialize in Mexican food, chicken, pizza and made-to order chargrilled hamburgers. It had approximately 26934 KFC and 18,381 Pizza Hut and 7,791 Taco Bell restaurants. There were also 318 Habit Burger Grill locations in 157 countries. YUM! was formerly TRICON Global restaurants, Inc. Brands, Inc. was established in May 2002. YUM! Brands, Inc. was founded in 1997. It is located in Louisville, Kentucky.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Yum! is 1050960, 32.63% below its average volume of 1560090.

As claimed by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on May 25, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 2.28 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 1.86%.

Yum!’s sales growth this year is expected to be 4.4% and 7.6% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 4.1%, now sitting on 6.65B for the twelve trailing months.

Yum!’s sales growth is 2.7% for the ongoing quarter and 5.3% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is negative 5.2% and negative -1.6%.

Volatility

Yum!’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 1.29%, 1.09%, and 0.97%, respectively.

Yum!’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 3.07% (day), 2.35% (last week), and 1.94% (last month), respectively.

Yum!’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Yum!’s stock is valued at $107.74 at 02:23 EST, under its 52-week low of $108.37.

Yum!’s Moving Average

Yum!’s value is under its 50-day moving average of $117.25 and way under its 200-day moving average of $120.73.

3. A.O. Smith Corporation (AOS)

33.85% Payout Ratio

A. O. Smith Corporation produces and markets residential and business gas and electric water heaters. The company operates in two regions: North America and Rest of World. Water heaters are available for residential, commercial, hotel, motel, restaurant, offices, small businesses, laundry, car wash, and vehicle washes. The company also offers food and beverage filter products, expansion tanks, commercial-scale solar water heating systems and swimming pool heaters and other related products. Its products are available primarily under A. O. Smith’s, State and Lochinvar brands. Distributed products are distributed by independent wholesale plumber distributors as well through retailers consisting of hardware and retail chains and manufacturer representative firms. Aquasana products can also be purchased directly from consumers via e-commerce and other online retailers. It was established in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1874.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for A.O. Smith Corporation is 1471540, 63.14% above its average volume of 901957.

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jul 27, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 1.12 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 1.99%.

A.O. Smith Corporation’s sales growth this year is anticipated to be 12.8% and 1.3% for next year.

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 12.3%, now sitting on 3.85B for the twelve trailing months.

A.O. Smith Corporation’s sales growth for the next quarter is 6.2%. The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 28.66%.

Volatility

A.O. Smith Corporation’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.99%, 0.99%, and 1.13%, respectively.

A.O. Smith Corporation’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 3.21% (day), 2.50% (last week), and 2.17% (last month), respectively.

A.O. Smith Corporation’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

A.O. Smith Corporation’s stock is valued at $56.29 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $86.74 and higher than its 52-week low of $51.91.

A.O. Smith Corporation’s Moving Average

A.O. Smith Corporation’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $59.20 and way under its 200-day moving average of $66.96.

4. Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund (JCE)

30.71% Payout Ratio

Nuveen Investments Inc. launched the Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund, a closed-end equity mutual fund. Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC, Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, as well as INTECH Investment Management, co-manage the fund. The fund invests in American public equity markets. Some of the fund’s portfolio is also invested in derivatives that use options and futures. The fund invests in shares of companies that operate across diverse sectors. The fund invests primarily in large-cap stocks with market capitalizations within the S&P 500 Index range. To create its portfolio, the fund uses quantitative analysis. The fund benchmarks its portfolio’s performance against the S&P 500 Index. Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund was established on March 23, 2007, and is based in the United States.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund is 9995, 80.67% below its average volume of 51725.

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 13, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 1.58 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 10.69%.

Volatility

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund’s last day, week, and month’s current intraday variation average was 0.42%, 1.02%, and 1.21%, respectively.

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund’s highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.18% (day), 2.62% (last week), and 2.86% (last month), respectively.

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund’s Stock Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund’s stock is valued at $14.66 at 02:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $18.60 and way above its 52-week low of $12.55.

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund’s Moving Average

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund’s value is under its 50-day moving average of $14.73 and under its 200-day moving average of $15.56.

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