Wall Street's Most Accurate Analysts Weigh In On 3 Tech Stocks With Over 3% Dividend Yields


During times of turbulence and uncertainty in the markets, even when markets are at all-time highs, many investors turn to dividend-yielding stocks. These are often companies that have high free cash flows and reward shareholders with a high dividend payout.

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Below are the ratings of the most accurate analysts for three high-yielding stocks in the information technology sector.

Xerox Holdings Corporation XRX

  • Dividend Yield: 7.26%
  • JP Morgan analyst Samik Chatterjee maintained an Underweight rating and lowered the price target from $18 to $17 on April 24. This analyst has an accuracy rate of 71%.
  • Credit Suisse analyst Shannon Cross maintained an Underperform rating and raised the price target from $9 to $11 on July 26. This analyst has an accuracy rate of 79%.
  • Recent News: On May 22, Xerox said its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share.
  • Benzinga Pro's real-time newsfeed alerted to latest Xerox's news


  • Dividend Yield: 3.02%
  • Citigroup analyst Asiya Merchant maintained a Buy rating and raised the price target from $35 to $37 on May 30. This analyst has an accuracy rate of 79%.
  • Barclays analyst Tim Long maintained an Equal-Weight rating and increased the price target from $30 to $33 on May 30. This analyst has an accuracy rate of 73%.
  • Recent News: On May 29, HP reported second-quarter FY24 results. Net revenue declined 0.8% Y/Y to $12.8 billion, beating the consensus of $12.6 billion..
  • Benzinga Pro's Insiders feature helped track insider trading activity in HP's stock.

Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO

  • Dividend Yield: 3.52%
  • Needham analyst Alex Henderson reiterated a Hold rating on June 10. This analyst has an accuracy rate of 80%.
  • Wells Fargo analyst Aaron Rakersmaintained an Equal-Weight rating and boosted the price target from $52 to $57 on May 16. This analyst has an accuracy rate of 87%.
  • Recent News: On June 4, Cisco Investments, the global venture arm of Cisco,has introduced a $1 billion AI investment fund to support startups and enhance the development of secure AI solutions.
  • Benzinga Pro's signals feature notified of a potential breakout in Cisco's shares.

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