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 43.75% 4.32 1.89 8/12 8/29
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 34.13% 6.30 2.15 8/12 8/29
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 24.78% 12.27 3.04 8/15 8/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 24.26% 10.51 2.55 8/15 8/29
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 24.23% 10.44 2.53 8/12 8/29
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 23.83% 15.11 3.60 6/26 7/29
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 16.95% 3.54 0.60 2/5 2/14
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 15.60% 10.19 1.59 9/2 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Login/Signup for Ratings 15.53% 3.09 0.48 11/14 11/25
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 15.21% 5.26 0.80 9/26 10/28
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 15.12% 11.51 1.74 8/13 8/22
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 14.14% 11.88 1.68 6/11 7/11
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 14.14% 14.22 2.01 7/28 8/14
SDRL Seadrill Limited Login/Signup for Ratings 14.09% 28.38 4.00 9/4 9/18
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.05% 8.54 1.20 9/22 10/15
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 13.09% 19.86 2.60 9/26 10/27
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 13.08% 10.09 1.32 9/26 10/22
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 12.76% 9.09 1.16 9/12 9/30
ARP Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 12.10% 19.42 2.35 9/2 9/12
PBT Permian Basin Royalty Trust Units Ben. Int. Login/Signup for Ratings 12.02% 14.06 1.69 9/26 10/15

* 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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