Quality Dividend Yield
Providing high levels of current income, from attractively valued, higher-yielding, large-cap equities.
Haverford’s Quality Dividend Yield Portfolio is designed to meet the needs of investors who desire a balance between current portfolio income and the opportunity for future appreciation. We choose companies for the portfolio based on superior financial strength, above-average and consistent earnings growth, regular and growing dividend payments and a strong competitive position.
- High quality, established companies provide superior returns with less risk.
Dividend paying companies provide superior returns with less risk.
Attractively valued stocks with high dividend yields offer the opportunity for above-average capital appreciation and enhanced income.
Stock prices follow earnings growth.
Appropriate diversification lowers risk.
|Average Market Cap ($Billion)||211.0||162.0|
|Return on Equity (Median)||16.7%||14.0%|
|Dividend Coverage||1.9 x||2.8 x|
|Projected EPS Growth (5 Years)||10.1%||11.8%|
|Historical EPS Growth (5 Years)||2.9%||3.5%|
|Hist. Dividend Growth (5 years)||8.2%||9.8%|
|Price to 2018 Earnings||17.9%||17.8%|
|Projected Growth Rate + Dividend Yield||13.1%||13.8%|
|JPMorgan Chase & Co.||2.3||12.6|
|Philip Morris International Inc.||3.9||20.5|
|Johnson & Johnson||2.6||16.8|
|American Electric Power Company, Inc.||3.4||18.1|
|United Parcel Service, Inc. Class B||2.7||18.5|
|Merck & Co., Inc.||2.9||15.3|