High Dividend Equities: Winning and Losing Stocks for Jan 10th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s market action in high dividend equities:

Gainers (%price change)

Hudson City Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:HCBK):

The shares closed at $7.24, up $0.26, or 3.72%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.59, its payout ratio is 55.05 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/03.

Whirlpool Corp (NYSE:WHR):

The shares closed at $51.83, up $1.34, or 2.65%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.82, its payout ratio is 21.17 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/22.

Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY):

The shares closed at $19.21, up $0.42, or 2.24%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.19, its payout ratio is 664.68 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/03/01.

JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM):

The shares closed at $36.05, up $0.75, or 2.12%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 2.83, its payout ratio is 4.99 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/01/04.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY):

The shares closed at $34.62, up $0.71, or 2.09%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.92, its payout ratio is 71.24 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/01/04.

Losers (%price change)

Cablevision Systems Corp (NYSE:CVC):

The shares closed at $14.4, down $0.51, or 3.42%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 76.79, its payout ratio is 39.39 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/03/01.

CenterPoint Energy Inc (NYSE:CNP):

The shares closed at $19.55, down $0.15, or 0.76%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.02, its payout ratio is 72.35 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/15.

Exelon Corp (NYSE:EXC):

The shares closed at $41.12, down $0.28, or 0.68%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.07, its payout ratio is 54.31 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/08.

Procter & Gamble Co/The (NYSE:PG):

The shares closed at $66.33, down $0.31, or 0.47%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.09, its payout ratio is 47.77 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/01/18.

Lorillard Inc (NYSE:LO):

The shares closed at $113.86, down $0.48, or 0.42%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.55, its payout ratio is 62.68 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/24.