Dividend Overview: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO)

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) share price jumped at US$157.7 before falling back to end the trade at US$155.54 a share. The dividend stock is -3.79% off a 52-week high stock price of US$161.66 but is up 13.65% since hitting the US$137.4. Investors are buying the stock with a trailing-twelve-month price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 30.51.

After a -0.77% fall from previous close of US$156.74, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) has a US$60.72 Billion market cap. The company pays a US$0.15-cent-per-share quarterly dividend, giving it a 0.39% yield. That brings its full year payout to US$0.6 and 11.7% annual payout ratio based on EPS.

The TMO has soared 10.34% year-to-date. The equity has gained steam in recent weeks, with shares up about 9.22% in the past three months. It added -1.77%, climbed -1.86% and jumped 3.9% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. Revenue growth rate was recorded at 9.6% and net income per share was seen moving at a 13.9% rate in the past five years.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) is over 9% above analysts’ consensus price target of US$172.91. The stock has yet to strike analysts’ low price target of US$156, and is still below the high US$185 target. On a price appreciation basis over the past 12 months, the stock returned 11.84%.

Financial Times data shows, Annual revenue information is not available for Time Out Group plc. The most recent short interest data show 1.15% of the company’s stock are short sold. It would take about 2.59 days to cover all short positions. In terms of volatility, it has a beta coefficient of 1.11 and technical analysis volatility indicator called Average True Range or ATR around 2.07.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) closed 3.16% above its 200-day moving average which many technicians use as a guide to the long-term trend, so stocks above the line are considered to be in longer-term uptrends, while those below it are considered to be in downtrends. The stock is 1.72% above another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average and -1.81% below its 20-day simple moving average.

Considerable Dividend Stock: Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB)

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) share price jumped at US$78.0325 before falling back to end the trade at US$76.14 a share. The dividend stock is -14.52% off a 52-week high stock price of US$89.18 but is up 16.62% since hitting the US$65.54. Investors are buying the stock with a trailing-twelve-month price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 22.7.

After a -1.46% fall from previous close of US$77.27, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (WAB) has a US$7.29 Billion market cap. The company pays a US$0.1-cent-per-share quarterly dividend, giving it a 0.53% yield. That brings its full year payout to US$0.4 and 10.6% annual payout ratio based on EPS. According to FT, Year on year, growth in dividends per share increased 28.57% while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by -18.65%. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, dividend per share growth ranked highest relative to its industry peers, while earnings per share growth is in-line with the industry average.

The WAB has tumbled -8.18% year-to-date. The equity has slowed down in recent weeks, with shares lower about -4.16% in the past three months. It added -1.56%, climbed -13.25% and jumped 1.86% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. Revenue growth rate was recorded at 8.3% and net income per share was seen moving at a 13.7% rate in the past five years.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) is over 14% above analysts’ consensus price target of US$88.22. The stock has blown through analysts’ low price target of US$74, but is still below the high US$100 target. On a price appreciation basis over the past 12 months, the stock returned -3.51%.

Financial Times data shows, In 2016, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp reported a dividend of 0.36 USD, which represents a 28.57% increase over last year. The 3 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.43 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 20.28%. The most recent short interest data show 16.66% of the company’s stock are short sold. It would take about 17.65 days to cover all short positions. In terms of volatility, it has a beta coefficient of 1.08 and technical analysis volatility indicator called Average True Range or ATR around 1.73.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) closed -3.39% below its 200-day moving average which many technicians use as a guide to the long-term trend, so stocks above the line are considered to be in longer-term uptrends, while those below it are considered to be in downtrends. The stock is -8.84% below another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average and -3.77% below its 20-day simple moving average.

Dividend Overview: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL)

Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) share price jumped at US$75.45 before falling back to end the trade at US$73.98 a share. The dividend stock is -9.73% off a 52-week high stock price of US$82.24 but is up 10.15% since hitting the US$67.51. Investors are buying the stock with a trailing-twelve-month price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 43.21.

After a -1.77% fall from previous close of US$75.31, Ball Corporation (BLL) has a US$12.95 Billion market cap. The company pays a US$0.13-cent-per-share quarterly dividend, giving it a 0.7% yield. That brings its full year payout to US$0.52 and 29.3% annual payout ratio based on EPS. According to FT, Year on year, growth in dividends per share remained flat while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by -18.24%. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, dividend per share growth is above the industry average relative to its peers, while earnings per share growth is in-line with the industry average.

The BLL has tumbled -1.28% year-to-date. The equity has slowed down in recent weeks, with shares lower about -3.32% in the past three months. It added -0.09%, climbed 1.15% and jumped -5.27% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. Revenue growth rate was recorded at 1% and net income per share was seen moving at a -9.3% rate in the past five years.

Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) is over 12% above analysts’ consensus price target of US$84.27. The stock has blown through analysts’ low price target of US$66, but is still below the high US$92 target. On a price appreciation basis over the past 12 months, the stock returned 6.59%.

Financial Times data shows, In 2016, Ball Corp reported a dividend of 0.52 USD, equaling last years dividend. The 7 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.51 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, a decrease of 1.92%. The most recent short interest data show 5.63% of the company’s stock are short sold. It would take about 7.83 days to cover all short positions. In terms of volatility, it has a beta coefficient of 0.93 and technical analysis volatility indicator called Average True Range or ATR around 0.91.

Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) closed -2.18% below its 200-day moving average which many technicians use as a guide to the long-term trend, so stocks above the line are considered to be in longer-term uptrends, while those below it are considered to be in downtrends. The stock is -0.79% below another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average and 0.24% above its 20-day simple moving average.

Considerable Dividend Stock: Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX)

Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX) share price jumped at US$33 before falling back to end the trade at US$32.25 a share. The dividend stock is -16.73% off a 52-week high stock price of US$38.8 but is up 35.51% since hitting the US$23.99. Investors are buying the stock with a trailing-twelve-month price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 27.9.

After a -1.53% fall from previous close of US$32.75, Knight Transportation, Inc. (KNX) has a US$2.59 Billion market cap. The company pays a US$0.06-cent-per-share quarterly dividend, giving it a 0.74% yield. That brings its full year payout to US$0.24 and 20.5% annual payout ratio based on EPS. According to FT, Year on year, growth in dividends per share remained flat while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by -18.35%. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, both dividend per share and earnings per share growth ranked in-line with the industry average relative to its peers.

The KNX has tumbled -2.24% year-to-date. The equity has slowed down in recent weeks, with shares lower about -5.94% in the past three months. It added -1.68%, climbed -1.5% and jumped 10.65% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. Revenue growth rate was recorded at 5.2% and net income per share was seen moving at a 9.4% rate in the past five years.

Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX) is over 0% above analysts’ consensus price target of US$33. The stock has blown through analysts’ low price target of US$24, but is still below the high US$42 target. On a price appreciation basis over the past 12 months, the stock returned 20.76%.

Financial Times data shows, In 2016, Knight Transportation Inc reported a dividend of 0.24 USD, equaling last years dividend. The 9 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.25 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 4.58%. The most recent short interest data show 6.72% of the company’s stock are short sold. It would take about 5.33 days to cover all short positions. In terms of volatility, it has a beta coefficient of 0.75 and technical analysis volatility indicator called Average True Range or ATR around 0.89.

Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX) closed 5.66% above its 200-day moving average which many technicians use as a guide to the long-term trend, so stocks above the line are considered to be in longer-term uptrends, while those below it are considered to be in downtrends. The stock is -2.13% below another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average and -1.15% below its 20-day simple moving average.

Dividend Stock Buzz: Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN)

Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) share price jumped at US$40.82 before falling back to end the trade at US$39.8 a share. The dividend stock is -21.27% off a 52-week high stock price of US$50.69 but is up 62.87% since hitting the US$24.58.

After a -1.83% fall from previous close of US$40.54, Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) has a US$20.88 Billion market cap. The company pays a US$0.06-cent-per-share quarterly dividend, giving it a 0.6% yield. That brings its full year payout to US$0.24. According to FT, Year on year, growth in dividends per share fell -56.25% while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items rose 81.43%. Additionally, five year annualized dividend per share growth is in-line with the industry average relative to its peers.

The DVN has tumbled -12.72% year-to-date. The equity has slowed down in recent weeks, with shares lower about -15.87% in the past three months. It added -0.55%, climbed -9.76% and jumped -2.3% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. Revenue growth rate was recorded at -2.1% and net income per share was seen moving at a -26.9% rate in the past five years.

Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) is over 33% above analysts’ consensus price target of US$53.91. The stock has yet to strike analysts’ low price target of US$40, and is still below the high US$70 target. On a price appreciation basis over the past 12 months, the stock returned 42.87%.

Financial Times data shows, In 2016, Devon Energy Corp reported a dividend of 0.42 USD, which represents a 56.25% decrease from last year. The 11 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.24 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, a decrease of 42.86%. The most recent short interest data show 2.28% of the company’s stock are short sold. It would take about 2.68 days to cover all short positions. In terms of volatility, it has a beta coefficient of 2.1 and technical analysis volatility indicator called Average True Range or ATR around 1.29.

Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) closed -5.83% below its 200-day moving average which many technicians use as a guide to the long-term trend, so stocks above the line are considered to be in longer-term uptrends, while those below it are considered to be in downtrends. The stock is -10.34% below another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average and -5.88% below its 20-day simple moving average.