Albemarle (ALB) has extended its good 2016 stock performance to 2017. As of February 24, 2017, ALB has risen approximately 8.0%.
As of February 27, 2017, Sherwin-Williams traded at a one-year forward PE multiple of 22.10x—compared to its peers PPG Industries and RPM International.
As of February 27, 21 brokerage firms were actively tracking Sherwin-Williams stock—57% gave it a “buy,” 38% gave it a “hold,” and 5% gave it a “sell.”
The fall in Sherwin-Williams’ dividend yield is primarily due to an increase in its share price. Sherwin-Williams’ share price outpaced its dividend growth.
On February 15, 2017, Sherwin-Williams (SHW) announced a dividend of $0.85 per share for 1Q17 on its outstanding common stock.
As of February 22, 2017, DD traded at a one-year forward PE multiple of 21.4x.
42% of analysts recommended “buys” for DuPont stock, 52% recommended “holds,” and 6% recommended “sells.”
Since 2012, DuPont’s dividend yield has been falling.
On January 27, 2017, DuPont (DD) declared a dividend of $0.38 per share for 1Q17 on the company’s outstanding common stock.
DuPont (DD) stock has had a good performance in 2017 and has outperformed the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), which has returned 5.8%. On a year-to-date basis, DuPont has risen 8.4%.
Marvell’s storage business is likely to witness seasonal weakness that should be slightly offset by Networking revenues.
At present, Honeywell stock is trading at a premium compared to peer United Technologies after HON declared strong 4Q16 and full-year earnings on January 27, 2017.
As of February 21, 2017, 22 brokerage firms were tracking the Honeywell (HON) stock actively. 82% of these analysts recommended the stock as a “buy.”
On February 21, 2017, Honeywell (HON) stock closed at $124.71.
On February 9, 2017, Honeywell (HON) announced a dividend of $0.67 per share for 1Q17 on the company’s outstanding common stock.
Honeywell (HON) stock has been on the rise since the beginning of 2017. On a year-to-date (or YTD) basis, HON has risen 7.9%.
Broadcom’s dividend policy Previously in this series, we saw that Broadcom (AVGO) paid only 28% of its FCF (free cash flow) as dividends. The company expects acquisition, merger synergies, and…
Recently, Marathon Oil declared a dividend of $0.05 per share for 1Q17. The dividend will be payable on March 10, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on February 15.
Southern Company (SO), one of the largest regulated utilities, declared quarterly dividends of $0.56 per share on January 13, 2017.
Renewables giant NextEra Energy (NEE) is one of the fastest-growing utilities in the US.