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

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

Gainers (%price change)

  1. BlackRock Inc (NYSE:BLK): The shares closed at $159.88, up $6.65, or 4.34%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.48, its payout ratio is 37.62 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/01. About the company: BlackRock, Inc. provides diversified investment management services to institutional clients and to retail investors through various investment vehicles. The Company offers the BlackRock Funds and Blackrock Liquidity Funds, and also provides risk management services to fixed income institutional investors. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK): The shares closed at $34.97, up $1.18, or 3.49%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.41, its payout ratio is 549.36 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/09. About the company: Merck & Co., Inc. is a global pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets a broad range of human and animal health products. Merck’s products include a treatment for elevated cholesterol, a treatment for male pattern hair loss, a preventive treatment for osteoporosis, a treatment for hypertension, and a treatment for allergic rhinitis. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Leggett & Platt Inc (NYSE:LEG): The shares closed at $22.11, up $0.56, or 2.6%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.11, its payout ratio is 87.94 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/13. About the company: Leggett & Platt, Incorporated manufactures a wide range of engineered products. The Company’s products include components for bedding, furniture, and other residential furnishings, as well as office and institutional furnishings components, retail store fixtures, and displays, specialty wire products, and automotive seating suspension and lumbar systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. M&T Bank Corp (NYSE:MTB): The shares closed at $72.37, up $1.8, or 2.55%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.68, its payout ratio is 48.21 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/29. About the company: M&T Bank Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company, through its banking subsidiaries, offer a variety of commercial banking, trust, and investment services to their customers. M&T Bank operates branch offices in New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (NYSE:DPS): The shares closed at $37.4, up $0.91, or 2.49%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.42, its payout ratio is 40.98 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/15. About the company: Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. is an integrated brand owner, bottler and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The Company offers flavored carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, teas, juices, juice drinks and mixers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (%price change)

  1. Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO): The shares closed at $78.01, down $1.32, or 1.66%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.34, its payout ratio is 77.37 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/08. About the company: Vornado Realty Trust is a fully-integrated real estate investment trust. The trust owns, manages and leases office properties in New York City, Washington, DC, and California. The Company also owns retail properties Washington, DC and Puerto Rico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM): The shares closed at $16.08, down $0.25, or 1.53%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.13, its payout ratio is 361.29 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/30. About the company: Kimco Realty Corporation is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company owns and operates neighborhood and community shopping centers with locations in multiple states as well as Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Brazil and Peru. The Company also provides management services for shopping centers owned by affiliated entities and various real estate joint ventures. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. ProLogis Inc (NYSE:PLD): The shares closed at $27.24, down $0.41, or 1.48%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.77 and its ex-date is 2011/12/21. About the company: ProLogis provides distribution facilities and services. The Company has distribution facilities owned, managed, and under development in various markets throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. ProLogis leases industrial space to manufacturers, retailers, transportation companies, third-party logistics providers and other enterprises with large-scale distribution needs. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Avon Products Inc (NYSE:AVP): The shares closed at $18.13, down $0.24, or 1.31%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.03, its payout ratio is 63.71 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/16. About the company: Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and direct sells beauty and related products. The Company markets its products to consumers worldwide through independent sales representatives. Avon’s product line includes beauty, fashion and home. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Frontier Communications Corp (NYSE:FTR): The shares closed at $5.62, down $0.07, or 1.23%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 11.98, its payout ratio is 346.75 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/07. About the company: Frontier Communications Corporation provides communications services to rural areas and small and medium-sized towns and cities. The Company offers a variety of voice, data, and Internet, and television services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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