UTHR Dividend Type Payments

UNITED THERAPEUTICS dividend

Although UTHR has no upcoming (meaning, Board-approved and announced) dividends, you can sell covered calls on UNITED THERAPEUTICS to create 12 extra dividend type payments per year to boost its yield. Let's look at some recent prices (last updated Fri 3:10 PM ET):

UNITED THERAPEUTICS (UTHR)
Bid Ask Last Change Volume P/E Market Cap
125.81 125.95 125.81 -3.65 186K 7.9 5.6B

UTHR Dividend-Like Income Using Covered Calls

With UTHR at 125.81, 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% 3.77 1.0
5% 6.29 1.7
10% 12.58 3.4

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 UTHR Using Covered Calls
Expiration Strike Call Bid Days Cents/Day Upside Potential
Sep 21 145.00 0.40 36 1.1 19.05 (15.1%)
Nov 16 155.00 1.25 92 1.4 29.05 (23.1%)
5% Yield On UTHR Using Covered Calls
Expiration Strike Call Bid Days Cents/Day Upside Potential
Sep 21 140.00 0.70 36 1.9 14.05 (11.2%)
Nov 16 150.00 1.85 92 2.0 24.05 (19.1%)
10% Yield On UTHR Using Covered Calls
Expiration Strike Call Bid Days Cents/Day Upside Potential
Sep 21 135.00 1.60 36 4.4 9.05 (7.2%)
Nov 16 140.00 3.80 92 4.1 14.05 (11.2%)

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