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 32.47% 6.59 2.14 5/13 5/30
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 28.66% 8.20 2.35 5/13 5/30
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 26.18% 13.75 3.60 6/26 7/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 22.83% 11.30 2.58 5/16 5/30
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 22.69% 13.00 2.95 5/16 5/30
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 19.41% 12.83 2.49 5/13 5/30
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 16.04% 10.35 1.66 7/1 7/15
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.49% 9.11 1.32 6/20 7/16
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.36% 5.57 0.80 6/26 7/28
DOM Dominion Resources Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.73% 5.39 0.74 5/28 6/9
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 13.29% 12.64 1.68 6/11 7/11
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 12.97% 20.05 2.60 6/26 7/28
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 12.86% 15.63 2.01 7/28 8/14
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 12.58% 4.77 0.60 2/5 2/14
KCAP Kohlberg Capital Login/Signup for Ratings 12.47% 8.02 1.00 7/1 7/25
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 12.37% 14.07 1.74 5/8 5/19
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 12.02% 10.98 1.32 7/29 8/21
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 11.92% 9.73 1.16 6/12 6/30
DX Dynex Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 11.85% 8.44 1.00 7/1 7/31
BPT BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 11.73% 91.33 10.71 7/11 7/20

* 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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