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Best-In-Class Mispriced Dividend Stocks On NasdaqGS

Neil Montgomery

Capital gains and dividend income are the two main ways investors reap benefits from investing in the stock market. With stocks such as Spark Energy, investors can have the best of both world by buying dividend payers when they’re deemed undervalued. Here are three undervalued dividend stocks that could be valuable additions to your current holdings.

Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE)

Spark Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an independent retail energy services company in the United States. Started in 1999, and run by CEO Nathan Kroeker, the company provides employment to 143 people and with the company’s market capitalisation at USD $387.75M, we can put it in the small-cap stocks category.

Spark Energy has been paying dividend over the past 3 years. It currently paid an annual dividend of US$0.72, resulting in a dividend yield of 6.47%. SPKE’s yield exceeded United States’s top dividend payer average yield of 3.18%. The company’s payout ratio currently stands at 60.26%, illustrating that its dividend payments are well-covered by its earnings. In addition to this, SPKE is also undervalued by 61.47%, which means SPKE is currently an attractive buy for those looking for dividend and capital gains. Continue research on Spark Energy here.

NasdaqGS:SPKE Historical Dividend Yield Mar 12th 18

Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP)

Westlake Chemical Partners LP operates, acquires, and develops ethylene production facilities and related assets in the United States. Westlake Chemical Partners is headed by CEO Albert Chao. The company currently has a market cap of USD $723.73M, putting it in the small-cap category

Over the past 3 years, Westlake Chemical Partners has been distributing dividends back to its shareholders, with a recent yield of 6.89%. In addition to WLKP’s dividend yield surpassing United States’s low risk savings rate of 2.25%, it also exceeds the best-in-class dividend payer average yield of 3.18%. The company’s payout ratio currently stands at 89.51%, indicating that net income properly covers dividend payments. WLKP is also trading beneath its true value by 79.50%, meaning that now is a good time to buy WLKP at a good price. Dig deeper into Westlake Chemical Partners here.

NYSE:WLKP Historical Dividend Yield Mar 12th 18

Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS)

Chico’s FAS, Inc. operates as an omni-channel specialty retailer of women’s private branded, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, and complementary accessories. Founded in 1983, and headed by CEO Shelley Broader, the company now has 13,650 employees and with the company’s market capitalisation at USD $1.11B, we can put it in the small-cap stocks category.

Over the past 8 years, Chico’s FAS has been distributing dividends back to its shareholders, with a recent yield of 3.93%. In addition to CHS’s dividend yield surpassing United States’s low risk savings rate of 2.25%, it also exceeds the best-in-class dividend payer average yield of 3.18%. The company’s payout ratio currently stands at 41.91%, indicating that net income properly covers dividend payments. In addition to this, CHS is also undervalued by 49.00%, meaning that now is a good time to buy CHS at a good price. Dig deeper into Chico’s FAS here.

NYSE:CHS Historical Dividend Yield Mar 12th 18

For more mispriced dividend stocks to add to your portfolio, explore this interactive list of undervalued dividend payers.


To help readers see pass the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned.