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Overview – On the surface this dividend is an outlier With a market capitalization of $45.75 million, Digirad Corporation (DRAD) is considered a nano-cap. It is not common to see nano-caps paying a dividend of 9.6%. Nor is it common to see a company in the medical diagnostic testing industry achieving this yield level. So a nano-cap in the medical diagnostic industry paying a 9.6% dividend should raise eyebrows. Digirad Business Model Digirad defines its footprint in healthcare to... Read more
Digirad's (DRAD) balance sheet and businesses remain healthy enough to cover its hefty dividend and provide enough cash to execute its growth strategy, making it an undervalued buy at present prices. However, choppiness in results, the loss of its Phillips contract, and management's lack of specificity concerning their path forward towards growth make DRAD a speculative buy. Though the quarterly results continued this year's trend of declining year-over-year results in revenue,... Read more
3 Healthcare Stocks for Dividend Investors
If you are looking to generate a reliable stream of income from the stock market, one sector stands out: healthcare.
The reason is simple: the healthcare industry is known for being recession-proof. After all, when the economy enters a downturn and people’s income shrinks, consumers may not be buying as many new cars as before, but when people get sick, they would most likely still go see a doctor or visit the local pharmacy.
In other... Read more
Digirad Corporation's (NASDAQ: DRAD) share price plummeted on a very disappointing 1st quarter of 2017, yet maintained it was due to a one-time "hiccup" that leadership has taken measures to ensure will not be repeated. Leadership voiced confidence in the company's ability to quickly return to profitability, reflected in their guidance for the remainder of the year and maintaining their dividend payment. If leadership is successful in righting the ship, DRAD is very... Read more
The following is a list of companies trading ex-dividend on Thursday, February 11th:Enbridge (NYSE: ENB) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.53 per share, or $2.12 annualized. This is a 14% increase from the prior dividend of $0.465. The dividend will be payable on March 1, 2016, to stockholders of record on February 16, 2016, with an ex-dividend date of February 11, 2016. The annual yield on the dividend is 6 percent.Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) declared a quarterly dividend of $1.00 per... Read more
Summary Warren Buffett on when to retire (never). 5 stocks yielding an average of >8%. In a world of probabilities, one sure thing. In this issue of the Digest, we feature a Q&A with long-time contributor Chris DeMuth Jr. Chris probably needs no introduction -- he's pretty well-known around these parts -- but in case you haven't had a chance to read some of his insightful posts, he has written extensively on topics such as retirement, dividend and value investing,... Read more
The following is a list of companies trading ex-dividend on Thursday, November 12th:Woodward (NASDAQ: WWD) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, or $0.4 annualized. The dividend will be payable on November 30, 2015, to stockholders of record on November 16, 2015, with an ex-dividend date of November 12, 2015. The annual yield on the dividend is 0.9 percent.Lindaay Corp. (NYSE: LNN) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.28 per share, or $1.12 annualized. The dividend will... Read more
The following is a list of companies trading ex-dividend on Wednesday, August 19th:Oil-Dri Corporation (NYSE: ODC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.21 per share, or $0.84 annualized. The dividend will be payable on September 4, 2015, to stockholders of record on August 21, 2015, with an ex-dividend date of August 19, 2015. The annual yield on the dividend is 2.8 percent.Cummins (NYSE: CMI) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.975 per share, or $3.9 annualized. This is a 25%... Read more
In the current frothy market, it's unusual to find a company with strong business momentum trading at 7x EPS, producing a 14% free cash flow yield. Yet, such is the case with Magnetek (NASDAQ: MAG), a company whose stock price appears to be experiencing a complete dislocation between price and fundamentals. We wrote about Magnetek in a Top Idea last November, and we're confident that we're not missing anything - in fact our conviction is higher. While shares move up 35% from our... Read more
We believe that Digirad (NASDAQ: DRAD) offers a compelling risk/reward profile. It is a typical microcap in that it is essentially off most investors' radar screen. It is atypical in that it has a capable, disciplined management team and Board, a debt-free, cash-rich ($1 per share) balance sheet, strong cash flow that supports a 5.3% dividend yield ($0.05 quarterly), a diverse customer and geographic base, and enough critical mass that its business is an excellent platform for tuck-in... Read more