MAS Dividend Type Payments

Masco Corp dividend

Although MAS has no upcoming (meaning, Board-approved and announced) dividends, you can sell covered calls on Masco Corp to create 12 extra dividend type payments per year to boost its yield. Let's look at some recent prices (last updated Mon 4:16 PM ET):

Masco Corp (MAS)
Bid Ask Last Change Volume P/E Market Cap
0.88 39.11 37.57 -0.28 3.4M 17 11B

MAS Dividend-Like Income Using Covered Calls

With MAS at 37.57, here's a table showing how big the annual "dividend" (ie. total annual call premium received) would need to be to attain 3%, 5%, and 10% annual yields. Also shown is the equivalent number of cents/day necessary to achieve each yield:

Annual Yield Annual Premium Cents/Day
3% 1.13 0.3
5% 1.88 0.5
10% 3.76 1.0

So now we need to find out of the money covered calls that pay at least the prescribed cents/day amount of time premium. That will generate income and, because they are out of the money, leave room for some upside potential on the stock. Here are some examples:

3% Yield On MAS Using Covered Calls
Expiration Strike Call Bid Days Cents/Day Upside Potential
Aug 16 41.00 0.15 26 0.6 1.89 (5.0%)
Oct 18 43.00 0.30 89 0.3 3.89 (10.4%)
5% Yield On MAS Using Covered Calls
Expiration Strike Call Bid Days Cents/Day Upside Potential
Aug 16 41.00 0.15 26 0.6 1.89 (5.0%)
Oct 18 41.00 0.70 89 0.8 1.89 (5.0%)
10% Yield On MAS Using Covered Calls
Expiration Strike Call Bid Days Cents/Day Upside Potential
Aug 16 40.00 0.35 26 1.3 0.89 (2.4%)
Oct 18 40.00 1.00 89 1.1 0.89 (2.4%)

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