Analysis – Wynn Resorts Ltd. Increases Dividend by 20%

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Wynn Resorts Ltd. announced a regular quarterly dividend of $1.50, a 20 percent increase from the prior rate of $1.25 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on November 25, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on November 12, 2014.

Date Quarterly Dividend
11/12/2014 1.5
8/8/2014 1.25
5/13/2014 1.25
2/11/2014 1.25
11/18/2013 3
11/5/2013 1
8/8/2013 1
5/7/2013 1
2/12/2013 1
11/5/2012 8
7/27/2012 0.5
5/17/2012 0.5
2/14/2012 0.5
11/21/2011 5
10/31/2011 0.5
7/26/2011 0.5
4/29/2011 0.5
11/19/2010 8
8/10/2010 0.25
5/10/2010 0.25

 

Analysis of Valuation of Wynn Resorts Ltd. (Symbol WYNN).

Wynn Resorts is trading below its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Wynn Reports is trading below its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 10/29/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$185.93 2.70% 18.5% 60.00 3.12 0.59 10.51 8.56% 1.16%

Wynn Resorts Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

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Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – TD Ameritrade Holdings Corp. Increases Dividend by 25%

AMTD

TD Ameritrade Holdings Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.15, a 25 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.12 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on November 20, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on November 6, 2014.

 

Date Quarterly Dividend
11/6/2014 0.15
7/30/2014 0.12
4/30/2014 0.12
2/3/2014 0.12
11/29/2013 0.5
11/5/2013 0.12
7/30/2013 0.09
4/29/2013 0.09
1/30/2013 0.09
12/19/2012 0.5
11/7/2012 0.09
7/27/2012 0.06
4/27/2012 0.06
1/30/2012 0.06
10/28/2011 0.06
7/29/2011 0.05
4/29/2011 0.05
1/28/2011 0.05
11/29/2010 0.05

Analysis of Valuation of TD Ameritrade (Symbol AMTD).

TD Ameritrade is trading below the average of its price/book value (P/BV) range.  TD Ameritrade is trading below its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 10/29/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate BV    2014 P/BV Ratio 10 yr P/BV Low 10 yr P/BV  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$32.96 1.50% 16% 9.25 3.61 1.66 9.26 4.20% 0.26%
TD Ameritrade Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

AMTD

Explanation:  Dividend growth financial stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/book value and current yield analysis. Dividend financial stocks trading at a low historical price/book value (P/BV) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/BV ratio stocks.  Max P/BV price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/BV ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.

Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. Increases Dividend by 26%

LECO

Lincoln Electric Holdings Incoporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.29, a 26 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.23 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on January 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on December 31, 2014.

 

Date Quarterly Dividend
12/31/2014 0.29
9/26/2014 0.23
6/26/2014 0.23
3/27/2014 0.23
12/27/2013 0.23
9/26/2013 0.2
6/26/2013 0.2
3/26/2013 0.2
12/13/2012 0.2
9/26/2012 0.17
6/27/2012 0.17
3/28/2012 0.17
12/28/2011 0.17
9/28/2011 0.155
6/28/2011 0.155
3/29/2011 0.155
12/29/2010 0.155
9/28/2010 0.14
6/28/2010 0.14
3/29/2010 0.14

Analysis of Valuation of Lincoln Electric Holdings (Symbol LECO).

Lincoln Electric is trading at its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Lincoln Electric is trading below its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 10/29/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$70.00 1.30% 5.5% 36.10 1.92 1.69 2.15 2.44% 1.11%

Lincoln Electric Holdings Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

LECO

Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – Rock-Tenn Co. Increases Dividend by 7%

RKT

Rock-Tenn Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.1875, a 7 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.175 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on November 17, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on November 7, 2014.

 

Date Quarterly Dividend
11/7/2014 0.1875
8/4/2014 0.175
5/5/2014 0.175
2/7/2014 0.175
11/1/2013 0.175
8/1/2013 0.15
5/3/2013 0.15
12/13/2012 0.113
11/1/2012 0.113
8/2/2012 0.1
5/4/2012 0.1
2/3/2012 0.1
11/4/2011 0.1
8/5/2011 0.1
5/6/2011 0.1
2/4/2011 0.1
11/5/2010 0.1
8/6/2010 0.075
4/30/2010 0.075
2/5/2010 0.075

Analysis of Valuation of Rock-Tenn (Symbol RKT).

Rock-Tenn is trading above its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Rock-Tenn is trading above its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 10/28/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$50.26 1.40% 18% 68.80 0.69 0.20 1.02 1.60% 0.85%

Rock-Tenn Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

RKT

Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – Magellan Midstream Partners LP Increases Dividend by 4%

MMP

Magellan Midstream Partners Limited Partnership announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.6675, a 4 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.64 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on November 14, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on November 7, 2014.

 

Date Quarterly Dividend
11/7/2014 0.6675
7/31/2014 0.64
5/6/2014 0.613
2/5/2014 0.585
11/5/2013 0.557
8/5/2013 0.532
5/6/2013 0.507
2/4/2013 0.5
11/2/2012 0.485
8/3/2012 0.471
5/4/2012 0.42
2/3/2012 0.407
10/28/2011 0.4
8/2/2011 0.393
5/5/2011 0.385
2/3/2011 0.379
11/3/2010 0.372
8/4/2010 0.366

Analysis of Valuation of Magellan Midstream Partners (Symbol MMP).

Magellan Midstream  is trading at the top of its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Magellan Midstream is trading below its average historical dividend yield. 

Price

10/28/14

% Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$80.57 3.20% 13.5% 10 8.42 1.03 8.42 7.41% 2.66%

Magellan Midstream Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

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Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend growth investors because one must own a stock before its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. 

 

Ticker Company Name Ex-Div Date Pay Date Dividend Payout Stock Price Dividend Yield
NE Noble Corp. 30-Oct 13-Nov 0.375 20.93 7.17%
AES AES Corp 30-Oct 17-Nov 0.05 13.6 1.18%

Analysis – AFLAC Inc. Increases Dividend by 5%

AFL

Aflac Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.39, a 5 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.37 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on December 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on November 19, 2014. Aflac is a member of the Top 100 dividend growth candidates.

Date Quarterly Dividend
11/19/2014 0.39
8/18/2014 0.37
5/19/2014 0.37
2/12/2014 0.37
11/18/2013 0.37
8/19/2013 0.35
5/20/2013 0.35
2/13/2013 0.35
11/9/2012 0.35
8/13/2012 0.33
5/14/2012 0.33
2/13/2012 0.33
11/14/2011 0.33
8/15/2011 0.3
5/16/2011 0.3
2/11/2011 0.3
11/15/2010 0.3
8/16/2010 0.28
5/17/2010 0.28
2/11/2010 0.28

Analysis of Valuation of Aflac (Symbol AFL).

Aflac is trading below the average of its price/book value (P/BV) range.  Aflac is trading below its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 10/28/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate BV    2014 P/BV Ratio 10 yr P/BV Low 10 yr P/BV  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$59.54 2.50% 8.5% 41.35 1.41 0.60 4.83 3.54% 1.95%
Aflac Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

AFL

Explanation:  Dividend growth financial stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/book value and current yield analysis. Dividend financial stocks trading at a low historical price/book value (P/BV) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/BV ratio stocks.  Max P/BV price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/BV ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.

Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


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