- By Alberto Abaterusso
Dividend investors may want to consider the following oil and gas companies since their forward dividend yields, as of Friday, were more than double the S&P 500 Index's dividend yield of 1.86%.
Shares of Evolution Petroleum Corp. (EPM) were trading around $6.96 on Friday. Following a 12% decrease for the 52 weeks through April 5, the forward dividend yield is 5.75% compared to the industry median of 3.52%.
- Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with EPM. Click here to check it out.
- High Yield Dividend Stocks in Gurus' Portfolio
- Wall Street issued a hold recommendation rating with an average target price of $9.75 per share of Evolution Petroleum.