The top high dividend shares of Switzerland

swiss stocks pay nice dividends

Switzerland is well known as a safe haven for investors. It offers a stable democracy and a hard currency. The country is also well known for its innovation and precision. While Swiss Bonds offer very poor yields of 0% - 1%, Swiss Equities have nice dividends!

Many companies were able to increase the dividend in the past years.

We show you a list of the top Swiss companies for 2014 offering the best and highest dividend yield.

(as per 2013-11-13, no buy recommendation, information only)

Selection criteria: dividend yield higher than 3% and market-cap bigger than 1bn CHF. 

(The dividend-yield shows the expected dividend for the business-year 2013, to be paid in spring 2014)

 

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Update: Swiss High Dividend Stocks for 2015

Name Sector P/E Ratio Dividend Yield Market Cap
CHF bn
ABB Heavy Electrical Equipment 14.4 3.00% 53.1
Allreal Real Estate 16.8 4.40% 2
Baloise Insurance 10.95 4.45% 5.4
Banque Cantonale Vaudoise Regional Banks 14.15 6.79% 4.2
BB Biotech Biotechnology 13 3.49% 1.6
BKW Electric Utilities 11.39 4.23% 1.6
Ems-Chemie Specialty Chemicals 25.67 3.12% 7.6
GAM Asset Management 13.96 3.56% 2.9
Givaudan Specialty Chemicals 22.28 3.20% 12.1
Helvetia
Insurance
10.65 4.14% 3.6
Kuehne + Nagel International Water Transportation 22.51 3.39% 13.4
Mobimo Real Estate 21.01 4.74% 1.2
Nestle Food 19.24 3.24% 213.5
Novartis Pharma 15.33 3.14% 194
Pargesa Holding Multi-Sector Holdings 14.26 3.78% 6
PSP Swiss Property Real Estate 21.61 4.17% 3.6
Roche GS Pharma 16.85 3.17% 218
SGS Research and consulting
23.8 3.00% 16
St Galler Kantonalbank Regional Banks 12.5 4.21% 2
Swiss Prime Site Real Estate 18.8 5.16% 4.2
Swiss Re Reinsurance 8.78 4.69% 30.8
Swisscom Telecom 15.06 4.69% 24.2
Tamedia Publishing 9.93 4.25% 1.1
Transocean Oil Well Services & Equipment 12.91 3.06% 17.8
Vontobel Asset Mangm.&Custody Banks 13.8 4.04% 2.2
Zurich Insurance Group Insurance 10 6.76% 37.4
Average   15.76 4.07%