High Dividend Equities: Winning and Losing Stocks for Nov 29th

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

Gainers (%price change)

  1. NiSource Inc (NYSE:NI): The shares closed at $22.1, up $0.59, or 2.74%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.16, its payout ratio is 86.8 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/01/25. About the company: NiSource Inc. is an energy holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries provide natural gas, electricity and other products and services to customers located within a corridor that runs from the Gulf Coast through the Midwest to New England. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. TECO Energy Inc (NYSE:TE): The shares closed at $18.22, up $0.47, or 2.65%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.63, its payout ratio is 73.1 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/14. About the company: TECO Energy, Inc. is a diversified, energy-related utility holding company. The Company, through various subsidiaries, provides retail electric service to customers in west central Florida, as well as purchases, distributes, and markets natural gas for residential, commercial, industrial, and electric power generation customers. Teco also has coal operations. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE): The shares closed at $32.5, up $0.67, or 2.1%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.02, its payout ratio is 264.75 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/05. About the company: Ameren Corporation is a public utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates electricity, delivers electricity and distributes natural gas to customers in Missouri and Illinois. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. RR Donnelley & Sons Co (NASDAQ:RRD): The shares closed at $14.47, up $0.28, or 1.97%, 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 >>
  5. CMS Energy Corp (NYSE:CMS): The shares closed at $20.4, up $0.38, or 1.9%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.04, its payout ratio is 43.38 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/02. About the company: CMS Energy Corporation is an energy company operating primarily in Michigan. The Company, through its subsidiaries provides electricity and/or natural gas to its customers in Michigan. CMS Energy also invests in and operates non-utility power generation plants in the United States and abroad. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (%price change)

  1. Federated Investors Inc (NYSE:FII): The shares closed at $15.09, down $0.5, or 3.21%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.91, its payout ratio is 127.68 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/04. About the company: Federated Investors, Inc. provides investment management products and related financial services. The Company sponsors, markets and provides investment-related services to various investment products, including mutual funds and Separate Accounts (which include separately managed accounts, institutional accounts, sub-advised funds and other managed products). Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Whirlpool Corp (NYSE:WHR): The shares closed at $46.74, down $1.19, or 2.48%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.94, its payout ratio is 21.17 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/16. About the company: Whirlpool Corporation manufactures and markets major home appliances. The Company’s principal products include laundry appliances, refrigeration and room air conditioning equipment, cooking appliances, dishwashers, and mixers and other small household appliances. Whirlpool’s products are sold worldwide Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM): The shares closed at $14.89, down $0.2, or 1.33%, 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 >>
  4. Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO): The shares closed at $71.1, down $0.94, or 1.3%, 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 >>
  5. People’s United Financial Inc (NASDAQ:PBCT): The shares closed at $11.79, down $0.13, or 1.09%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 4.95, its payout ratio is 254.49 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/02/01. About the company: People’s United Financial Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company, through its banking subsidiary, offers a full range of financial services to individual, corporate, and municipal customers primarily in Connecticut. The Bank issues credit cards and provides brokerage and investment planning, asset management, equipment leasing, and insurance services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>