High Dividend Equities: Winning and Losing Stocks for Nov 16th

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

Gainers (%price change)

  1. Lorillard Inc (NYSE:LO): The shares closed at $110.06, up $1, or 0.92%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.7, its payout ratio is 62.68 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/29. About the company: Lorillard, Inc. manufactures and sells cigarettes. The Company produces cigarettes for both the premium and discount segments of the domestic cigarette market for sale to distributors and retailers in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. PepsiCo Inc/NC (NYSE:PEP): The shares closed at $65.09, up $0.59, or 0.91%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.27, its payout ratio is 47.92 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/30. About the company: PepsiCo, Inc. operates worldwide beverage, snack and food businesses. The Company manufacture or uses contract manufacturers, market and sell a variety of grain-based snacks, carbonated and non-carbonated beverages and foods in countries throughout the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI): The shares closed at $39.88, up $0.34, or 0.86%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.79, its payout ratio is 81.34 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/07. About the company: Reynolds American Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures tobacco and smokeless tobacco products. The Company’s subsidiary sells its products in the United States and its territories. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM): The shares closed at $71.62, up $0.1, or 0.14%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.41, its payout ratio is 61.77 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/21. About the company: Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, affiliates and their licensees, produces, sells, distributes, and markets a wide range of branded cigarettes and tobacco products in markets outside of the United States of America. The Company’s portfolio comprises both international and local brands. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc (NYSE:PCL): The shares closed at $36.26, up $0.04, or 0.11%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.46, its payout ratio is 134.65 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/14. About the company: Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. grows, harvests, and markets timber and logs, and manufactures forest products such as lumber and plywood. The Company owns timberlands located in the United States. Plum Creek also owns natural resource businesses that focus on mineral extraction and natural gas production Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (%price change)

  1. RR Donnelley & Sons Co (NASDAQ:RRD): The shares closed at $15.29, down $0.57, or 3.59%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 6.38, its payout ratio is 96.71 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/08. About the company: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company provides commercial printing and information services. The Company provides solutions that include commercial printing, direct mail, financial printing, print fulfillment, labels, forms, logistics, call centers, transactional print-and-mail, print management, online services, digital photography, color services, and content and database management. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP): The shares closed at $69.76, down $2.23, or 3.1%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.79, its payout ratio is 27.95 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/16. About the company: ConocoPhillips is an international, integrated energy company which operates in several business segments. The Company explores for and produces petroleum, and refines, markets, supplies, and transports petroleum. ConocoPhillips also gathers and processes natural gas, and produces and distributes chemicals and plastics. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Mattel Inc (NASDAQ:MAT): The shares closed at $28, down $0.82, or 2.85%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.26, its payout ratio is 42.53 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/28. About the company: Mattel, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a broad variety of children’s products on a worldwide basis. The Company sells its products to retailers and directly to consumers. Mattel’s products include branded fashion dolls, infant and preschool products, toy cars, and electrical vehicles, among others. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. BlackRock Inc (NYSE:BLK): The shares closed at $161.33, down $4.55, or 2.74%, 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 >>
  5. H&R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB): The shares closed at $15.5, down $0.43, or 2.7%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.93, its payout ratio is 32.93 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/14. About the company: H&R Block, Inc. provides a wide range of financial products and services through its subsidiaries. The Company provides tax services to the general public, accounting and consulting services, and consumer financial and personal productivity software. H&R Block provides its tax services to clients in the United States and other countries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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