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The Dividend Stocks You Need To Own

Mar 07, 2019

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  • As investors continue to scour financial markets in search of yield amid falling bond yields, we asked our Multi-Factor AI Quant Models, “What are the best US large-cap dividend stocks to own?”, and today we are giving you the answer.
     
  • Below is a table of the top 10 US large-cap dividend stocks as selected by our Multi-Factor AI Quant Models.

Top Dividend Stocks to Buy According to Quantamize AI Models

Name Ticker Sector Trailing 12M P/E Forward 12M P/E Dividend Yield
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. CNP Utilities 37.44x 18.12x 3.82%
Valley National Bancorp VLY Financials 15.34x 11.01x 4.20%
Colony Capital, Inc. CLNY Real Estate - - 8.27%
Omnicom Group Inc. OMC Communication Services 15.91x 13.03x 3.46%
CenturyLink, Inc. CTL Communication Services 16.95x 9.53x 8.65%
First American Financial Corporation FAF Financials 14.71x 11.10x 3.33%
DTE Energy Company DTE Utilities 28.58x 19.64x 3.09%
Ford Motor Company F Consumer Discretionary 12.72x 7.22x 6.99%
Verizon Communications Inc. VZ Communication Services 14.62x 11.95x 4.33%
Exelon Corporation EXC Utilities 24.59x 15.38x 2.99%

Source: Capital IQ
 

  • Our proprietary stock models found CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP), the public US utility holding company, to be among the top US large-cap dividend stocks to own.
     
  • CenterPoint Energy is rated “Top Buy” in our US Large-Cap Global Top Stock Ideas.
     
  • CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) is a provider of a suite of communications services to residential, business, wholesale, and government customers mainly in North and South America.  CenturyLink maintains the most attractive dividend payment relative to its stock price with an 8.65% dividend yield.
     
  • CenturyLink is rated “Unattractive” in our US Large-Cap Global Top Stock Ideas and “Top Buy” in our US Information Technology Global Top Stock Ideas.
     
  • First American Financial Corporation (FAF) operates and provides financial services such as insurance, escrow, property management, lending, and custodial services through its various subsidiaries across the globe.
     
  • First American Financial Corporation is rated “Top Buy” in our US Large-Cap Global Top Stock Ideas.
     
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is a global provider of communications, information, and entertainment products and services to residential, business, and government customers.
     
  • Verizon Communications Inc. is rated “Attractive” in our US Large-Cap Global Top Stock Ideas and “Top Buy” in our US Information Technology Global Top Stock Ideas.
     
  • Exelon Corporation (EXC) is a utility holding company that owns nuclear, fossil, wind, hydroelectric, and solar generating power facilities across the US and Canada.
     
  • Exelon is rated “Top Buy” in our US Large-Cap Global Top Stock Ideas.

 

 

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