High Dividend Stocks By Yield

Highest Dividend YieldDividend yield is one of the main factors to consider when investing in dividend-paying stocks. Watch out for "dividend traps," however -- stocks having a dividend yield of 10% and above are usually very risky investments.

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Stock
Symbol
Company
Name
DARS™
Rating [?]
Dividend
Yield**
Current
Price*
Annual
Dividend
Ex-Div
Date
Pay
Date
SDT SandRidge Mississippian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 29.91% 7.69 2.30 2/12 2/28
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 29.05% 8.09 2.35 2/12 2/28
TWGP Tower Group, Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 25.58% 2.58 0.66 9/5 9/20
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 24.78% 14.53 3.60 3/27 4/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 24.77% 10.70 2.65 2/14 3/3
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 21.52% 13.52 2.91 2/14 3/3
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 19.21% 12.44 2.39 2/12 2/28
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 15.14% 8.72 1.32 3/21 4/17
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.68% 5.45 0.80 3/27 4/28
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 14.26% 12.55 1.79 2/13 2/25
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.82% 15.34 2.12 4/28 5/15
PDH PetroLogistics LP MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 13.55% 12.69 1.72 2/13 2/25
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 13.49% 19.28 2.60 3/27 4/28
TEU Box Ships Inc Login/Signup for Ratings 13.41% 1.79 0.24 11/19 11/28
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 12.92% 13.00 1.68 3/12 4/11
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 12.47% 4.81 0.60 2/5 2/14
KCAP Kohlberg Capital Login/Signup for Ratings 12.45% 8.03 1.00 4/2 4/25
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 12.22% 13.09 1.60 4/1 4/14
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 12.12% 10.89 1.32 4/28 5/22
NDRO Enduro Royalty Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 12.09% 12.41 1.50 4/28 5/14

* Stock Price shown is previous day's closing price.
** Dividend yield is calculated from Dividend Payout and previous day's closing price.

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