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Prospect Capital Corporation And 5 Other Stocks Have Very High Payout Ratio

Via news ·  12/04/2023 17:24

(VIANEWS) – Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (BKCC) are the highest payout ratio stocks on this list.

We have congregated information regarding stocks with the highest payout ratio up to now. The payout ratio in itself isn't a guarantee of 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 are a few stocks with an above 30% percent payout ratio.

1. Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC)

3600% Payout Ratio

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company. It specializes in middle market, mature, mezzanine finance, later stage, emerging growth, leveraged buyouts, refinancing, acquisitions, recapitalizations, turnaround, growth capital, development, capital expenditures and subordinated debt tranches of collateralized loan obligations, cash flow term loans, market place lending and bridge transactions. It also makes real estate investments particularly in multi-family residential real estate asset class. The fund makes secured debt, senior debt, senior and secured term loans, unitranche debt, first-lien and second lien, private debt, private equity, mezzanine debt, and equity investments in private and microcap public businesses. It focuses on both primary origination and secondary loans/portfolios and invests in situations like debt financings for private equity sponsors, acquisitions, dividend recapitalizations, growth financings, bridge loans, cash flow term loans, real estate financings/investments. It also focuses on investing in small-sized and medium-sized private companies rather than large public companies. The fund typically invests across all industry sectors, with a particular expertise in the energy and industrial sectors. It invests in aerospace and defense, chemicals, conglomerate services, consumer services, ecological, electronics, financial services, machinery, manufacturing, media, pharmaceuticals, retail, software, specialty minerals, textiles and leather, transportation, oil and gas production, coal production, materials, industrials, consumer discretionary, information technology, utilities, pipeline, storage, power generation and distribution, renewable and clean energy, oilfield services, healthcare, food and beverage, education, business services, and other select sectors. It prefers to invest in the United States and Canada. The fund seeks to invest between $10 million to $500 million per transaction in companies with EBITDA between $5 million and $150 million, sales value between $25 million and $500 million, and enterprise value between $5 million and $1000 million. It fund also co-invests for larger deals. The fund seeks control acquisitions by providing multiple levels of the capital structure. The fund focuses on sole, agented, club, or syndicated deals.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Prospect Capital Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.02.

PE Ratio

Prospect Capital Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 290.5. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $290.5 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 2.12%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company's growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is a negative 18.5% and a negative 15.4%, respectively.

2. Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI)

273.47% Payout Ratio

Omega is a REIT that invests in the long-term healthcare industry, primarily in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities. Its portfolio of assets is operated by a diverse group of healthcare companies, predominantly in a triple-net lease structure. The assets span all regions within the U.S., as well as in the U.K.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Omega Healthcare Investors has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.98.

PE Ratio

Omega Healthcare Investors has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 32.35. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $32.35 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 6.17%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Omega Healthcare Investors's stock is valued at $31.70 at 04:23 EST, under its 52-week high of $34.77 and way higher than its 52-week low of $25.61.

Sales Growth

Omega Healthcare Investors's sales growth is 69% for the present quarter and 15.2% for the next.

3. BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (BKCC)

181.82% Payout Ratio

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation, formerly known as BlackRock Kelso Capital Corporation, is a Business Development Company specializing in investments in middle market companies. The fund invests in all industries. It prefers to invest between $10 million and $50 million and can invest more or less in companies with EBITDA or operating cash flow between $10 million and $50 million. The fund invests in the form of senior and junior secured, unsecured, and subordinated debt securities and loans including cash flow, asset backed, and junior lien facilities and equity securities. It's equity investments can be structured in the form of warrants, preferred stock, common equity co-investments, and direct investments in common stock. The fund's debt investments are principally structured to provide for current cash interest and to a lesser extent non-cash interest, particularly with subordinated debt investments, through a pay-in-kind (PIK) feature. It can also make non-control investments.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.22.

PE Ratio

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 16.77. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $16.77 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 4.85%.

Volume

Today's last reported volume for BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation is 92703 which is 58.22% below its average volume of 221918.

Sales Growth

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation's sales growth is 14.9% for the ongoing quarter and 6.2% for the next.

Moving Average

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation's value is higher than its 50-day moving average of $3.57 and above its 200-day moving average of $3.47.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation's stock is valued at $3.69 at 04:23 EST, below its 52-week high of $3.92 and way above its 52-week low of $3.03.

4. Gerdau S.A. (GGB)

71.17% Payout Ratio

Gerdau S.A., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a steel producer company in the Americas. The company operates through Brazil Business, North America Business, South America Business, and Special Steel Business divisions. It provides semi-finished products, including billets, blooms, and slabs; common long rolled products, such as rebars, wire rods, merchant bars, light shapes, and profiles to the construction and manufacturing industries; drawn products comprising barbed and barbless fence wires, galvanized wires, fences, concrete reinforcing wire mesh, nails, and clamps for manufacturing, construction, and agricultural industries; and special steel products used in auto parts, light and heavy vehicles, and agricultural machinery, as well as in the oil and gas, wind energy, machinery and equipment, mining and rail, and other markets. The company also offers flat products, such as hot-rolled steel coils and heavy plates; and resells flat steel products. In addition, it operates three mines that produce iron ore located in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais. The company sells its products through independent distributors, direct sales from the mills, and its retail network. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in São Paulo, Brazil.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Gerdau S.A. has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.9.

PE Ratio

Gerdau S.A. has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 5.06. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $5.06 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 16.31%.

Dividend Yield

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Nov 19, 2023, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.32 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 7.05%.

5. CenterPoint Energy (CNP)

59.52% Payout Ratio

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. operates as a public utility holding company in the United States. The company operates through Electric, Natural Gas, and Midstream Investments segments. The Electric segment includes electric transmission and distribution services to electric customers and electric generation assets, as well as assets in the wholesale power market. The Natural Gas segment provides natural gas distribution services, as well as home appliance maintenance and repair services to customers in Minnesota; and home repair protection plans to natural gas customers in Texas and Louisiana through a third party. This segment also sells regulated intrastate natural gas, as well as natural gas transportation and storage services for residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation customers. The Midstream Investments segment provides natural gas and crude oil gathering, and natural gas processing services to its producer customers, as well as crude oil, condensate, and produced water gathering services to its producer and refiner customers; and interstate and intrastate natural gas pipeline transportation and storage services to its producer, power plant, local distribution company, and industrial end-user customers. As of December 31, 2020, it served approximately 2.6 million metered customers; owned 239 substation sites with a total installed rated transformer capacity of 69,915 megavolt amperes; operated approximately 99,000 linear miles of natural gas distribution mains, as well as 77,000 linear miles of natural gas transmission mains; and owned and operated 264 miles of intrastate pipeline in Louisiana, Texas, and Oklahoma. CenterPoint Energy, Inc. was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, CenterPoint Energy has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.26.

PE Ratio

CenterPoint Energy has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 22.85. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $22.85 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 8.78%.

6. Logitech (LOGI)

48.88% Payout Ratio

Logitech International S.A., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets products that connect people to working, creating, gaming, and streaming worldwide. The company offers pointing devices, such as wireless mouse; corded and cordless keyboards, living room keyboards, and keyboard-and-mouse combinations; PC webcams; and keyboards for tablets and smartphones, as well as other accessories for mobile devices. It also provides keyboards, mice, headsets, and simulation products, such as gamepads, steering wheels, simulation controllers, console gaming headsets, and streamlabs services; video conferencing products, such as ConferenceCams, which combine enterprise-quality audio and high-definition video to bring video conferencing to businesses of any size; webcams and headsets that turn desktop into collaboration space; and controller for video conferencing room solutions. In addition, the company offers portable wireless Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connected speakers, mobile speakers, PC speakers, PC headsets, microphones, in-ear headphones, and wireless audio wearables. Its channel network includes consumer electronics distributors, retailers, e-tailers, computer and telecommunications stores, value-added resellers, and online merchants. The company sells its products under the Logitech, Logitech G, ASTRO Gaming, Streamlabs, Blue Microphones, and Ultimate Ears brands. Logitech International S.A. was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Logitech has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.37.

PE Ratio

Logitech has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 36.63. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $36.63 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 17.97%.

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization

Logitech's EBITDA is 2.92.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company's growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is 0.9% and 12%, respectively.

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1% Payout Ratio

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Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, 1 has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.

PE Ratio

1 has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 1. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $1 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 1%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company's growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is 1% and 1%, respectively.

Volatility

1's last week, last month's, and last quarter's current intraday variation average was 1.00%, 1.00%, and 1.00%.

1's highest amplitude of average volatility was 1.00% (last week), 1.00% (last month), and 1.00% (last quarter).

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 1%, now sitting on 1 for the twelve trailing months.

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