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6 Guru Stocks With High Dividend Yields

According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener as of Wednesday, the following companies have high dividend yields but performed poorly over the past 12 months.

Total SA's (NYSE:TOT) dividend yield is 5.4% with a payout ratio of 0.72. Over the last 52 weeks, the stock has fallen 17.62%. Shares are trading with a price-book ratio of 1.25 and a price-earnings ratio of 14.01.


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The oil and gas company has a market cap of $139.44 billion and a profitability and growth rating of 5 out of 10. The return on equity of 9.29% and return on assets of 4.2% are outperforming 52% of competitors. Its financial strength is rated 5.5 out of 10. The cash-debt ratio of 0.49 is underperforming 61% of competitors. The equity-asset ratio of 0.44 is below the industry median of 0.45.

The company's largest guru shareholder is Ken Fisher (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.54% of outstanding shares, followed by the T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.29% and Pioneer Investments (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.03%.

BP PLC's (NYSE:BP) dividend yield is 6.32% with a payout ratio of 0.94. Over the last 52 weeks, the share price has fallen 16%. The stock is trading with a price-earnings ratio of 15.24 and a price-book ratio of 1.36.

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With a $131.96 billion market cap, the company, which produces and refines oil, has a profitability and growth rating of 2 out of 10. The return on equity of 8.99% and return on assets of 3.2% are underperforming 55% of competitors. Its financial strength is rated 4.4 out of 10. The equity-asset ratio of 0.35 is underperforming 71% of competitors.

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss is the company's largest guru shareholder with 0.73% of outstanding shares, followed by Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio)' Renaissance Technologies with 0.36%, Fisher with 0.21% and Kahn Brothers (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.05%.

BHP Group Ltd.'s (NYSE:BHP) dividend yield is 5.25% and the payout ratio is 0.71. Over the last 52 weeks, the share price has not significantly changed. The stock is currently trading with a price-book ratio of 2.78 and a price-earnings ratio of 15.89.

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With a $127.97 billion market cap, the producer of iron ore, copper, oil and coal has a profitability and growth rating of 8 out of 10. The return on equity of 16.62% and return on assets of 8.09% are outperforming 92% of competitors. Its financial strength is rated 6 out of 10. The cash-debt ratio of 0.63 is underperforming 68% of competitors. The equity-asset ratio of 0.47 is below industry median of 0.56.

Fisher is the company's largest guru shareholder with 0.28% of outstanding shares, followed by Pioneer Investments with 0.01% and Simons' firm with 0.01%.

International Business Machines Corp.'s (NYSE:IBM) dividend yield is 4.49% with a payout ratio of 0.65. Over the last 52 weeks, the share price has fallen 4.49%. The stock is trading with a price-book ratio of 7.18 and a price-earnings ratio of 14.68.

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The company, which provides software and hardware services, has a market cap of $125.86 billion. The company has a profitability and growth rating of 7 out of 10. The return on equity of 48.94% and return on assets of 6.69% are outperforming 71% of competitors. Its financial strength is rated 5 out of 10. The cash-debt ratio of 0.59 is underperforming 73% of competitors. The equity-asset ratio of 0.11 is below the industry median of 0.57.

With 0.25% of outstanding shares, Pioneer Investments is the company's largest guru shareholder, followed by Simons' firm with 0.14%, Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss with 0.12% and the Parnassus Endeavor Fund (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.11%.

AstraZeneca PLC's (NYSE:AZN) dividend yield is 3.13% with a payout ratio of 1.63. Over the last 52 weeks, the stock has risen 15%. Shares are trading with a price-book ratio of 8.37 and a price-earnings ratio of 52.76.

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The pharmaceutical company has a market cap of $116.94 billion. GuruFocus rated its profitability and growth 4 out of 10. The return on equity of 22.58% and return on assets of 4.47% are outperforming 63% of competitors. Its financial strength is rated 4.4 out of 10. The cash-debt ratio of 0.32 is underperforming 73% of competitors. The equity-asset ratio of 0.22 is below the industry median of 0.62.

PRIMECAP Management (Trades, Portfolio) is the company's largest guru shareholder with 2.21% of outstanding shares, followed by Dodge & Cox with 1.88%, Fisher with 0.61% and Spiros Segalas (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.49%.

Royal Bank of Canada's (NYSE:RY) dividend yield is 3.73% with a payout ratio of 0.46. Over the last 52 weeks, the share price was stable. The stock is trading with a price-book ratio of 2.02 and a price-earnings ratio of 12.25.

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The Canadian bank has a market cap of $115.97 billion. The company has a profitability and growth rating of 3 out of 10. While the return on equity of 15.7% is outperforming the sector, the return on assets of 0.95% is underperforming 50% of competitors. Its financial strength is rated 4.6 out of 10. The cash-debt ratio of 5.95 is underperforming 73% of competitors. The equity-asset ratio of 0.06 is below the industry median of 0.62.

With 0.16% of outstanding shares, Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) is the company's largest guru shareholder, followed by Simons' firm with 0.16%, Pioneer Investments with 0.05% and Ray Dalio (Trades, Portfolio)'s Bridgewater Associates with 0.03%.

Disclosure: I do not own any stocks mentioned.

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