High Dividend Equities: Winning and Losing Stocks for Nov 30th

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

Gainers (%price change)

  1. Hudson City Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:HCBK): The shares closed at $5.59, up $0.44, or 8.54%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 5.12, its payout ratio is 55.05 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/11/02. About the company: Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company, through its banking subsidiary, is a federally chartered stock savings bank that offers traditional deposit products, residential real estate mortgage loans and consumer loans. Hudson also purchase mortgages and mortgage-backed securities and other securities issued by U.S. government-sponsored enterprises. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Dow Chemical Co/The (NYSE:DOW): The shares closed at $27.71, up $1.96, or 7.61%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.59, its payout ratio is 34.29 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/28. About the company: The Dow Chemical Company is a diversified chemical company that provides chemical, plastic, and agricultural products and services to various essential consumer markets. The Company serves customers in countries around the world in markets such as food, transportation,health and medicine, personal care, and construction. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Molex Inc (NASDAQ:MOLX): The shares closed at $24.94, up $1.76, or 7.59%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.24, its payout ratio is 41.13 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/30. About the company: Molex Incorporated manufactures electronic, electrical, and fiber optic interconnection products and systems, switches, value-added assemblies, and application tooling. The Company sells to original equipment manufacturers in industries that include automotive, computer, computer peripheral, business equipment, telecommunications, consumer products, and premise wiring. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Nucor Corp (NYSE:NUE): The shares closed at $39.43, up $2.6, or 7.06%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.84, its payout ratio is 339.9 and its ex-dividend date is 2011/12/28. About the company: Nucor Corporation manufactures steel products. The Company’s products include carbon and alloy steel, steel joists, steel deck, cold finished steel, steel grinding balls, steel bearing products, and metal buildingsystems. Nucor also brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron and HBI/DRI; supplies ferro-alloys; and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. BlackRock Inc (NYSE:BLK): The shares closed at $172.04, up $11.01, or 6.84%, 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 >>

Losers (%price change)

  1. Clorox Co/The (NYSE:CLX): The shares closed at $64.96, down $0.04, or 0.06%, on the day. Its dividend yield is 3.58, its payout ratio is 107.17 and its ex-dividend date is 2012/01/25. About the company: The Clorox Company produces and markets non-durable consumer products sold primarily through grocery and other retail stores. The Company’s principal products include household cleaning and bleach products, charcoal, cat litter, automotive care products, dressings, and trash bags. Clorox markets its products in the United States and other countries around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>