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6.73% Edge For 5 Healthcare Lowest-Priced, High-Yield January Dividend Dogs

Top Ten For the Money

This article refines and distinguishes an earlier report that revealed healthcare bargain stocks to buy and hold from perhaps as long as one year. See Dow 30 article for explanation of the term "dogs" for stocks reported based on Michael B. O'Higgins' book "Beating The Dow" (HarperCollins, 1991), now named Dogs of the Dow. O'Higgins' system works to find bargains in any collection of dividend paying stocks. Utilizing analyst price upside estimates expanded the stock universe to include popular growth equities, if desired.

Dog Metrics Extracted Bargains

Ten small, mid, and large cap healthcare equities were culled by yield from over 50 choices from here. Yield (dividend/price) results verified by Yahoo Finance did the ranking.

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Top ten healthcare sector dogs showing the biggest dividend yields by this screen as of February 3 represented five industries: (1) biotechnology;… Read More …