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March Top Industrial Dividend Paying Stocks

Bryson Sharp

Industrial names generally suffer from deep cyclicality which can affect companies operating in areas ranging from machinery to aerospace to construction. As such, the position a company has relative to the economic cycle drives its level of profitability. Availability of cash flows also determines the level of dividend payout. In times of growth, these industrial companies could provide opportune income through dividend. Below is my list of huge dividend-paying stocks in the industrials industry that continues to add value to my portfolio holdings.

Billington Holdings Plc (AIM:BILN)

BILN has a sumptuous dividend yield of 4.29% and is paying out 39.52% of profits as dividends . Dividends per share have increased during the past 10 years, but there have been a couple hiccups. However, they have historically always picked up again. Continue research on Billington Holdings here.

AIM:BILN Historical Dividend Yield Mar 31st 18

J. Smart & Co. (Contractors) PLC (LSE:SMJ)

SMJ has a wholesome dividend yield of 2.84% and has a payout ratio of 37.75% . The company’s dividends per share have risen from UK£0.026 to UK£0.031 over the last 10 years. They have been reliable as well, ensuring that shareholders haven’t missed a payment during this 10 year period. J. Smart (Contractors) has been a solid performer in the last five years. Its earnings per share have grown by 40.95% each year in this period. Dig deeper into J. Smart (Contractors) here.

LSE:SMJ Historical Dividend Yield Mar 31st 18

Eurocell plc (LSE:ECEL)

ECEL has a great dividend yield of 4.23% and the company currently pays out 29.85% of its profits as dividends , with analysts expecting the payout in three years to be 43.84%. Besides the potential capital gains, ECEL’s yield alone is better than the low risk savings rate. Plus, a 4.23% yield places it amidst the market’s top dividend payers. Dig deeper into Eurocell here.

LSE:ECEL Historical Dividend Yield Mar 31st 18

For more solid dividend paying companies to add to your portfolio, explore this interactive list of top dividend payers.


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