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 46.78% 4.04 1.89 8/12 8/29
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 38.53% 5.58 2.15 8/12 8/29
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 26.22% 9.65 2.53 8/12 8/29
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 26.07% 11.66 3.04 8/15 8/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 25.10% 10.16 2.55 8/15 8/29
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 18.93% 14.79 2.80 10/1 10/28
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 17.75% 3.38 0.60 2/5 2/14
MTR Mesa Royalty Trust Units Ben Int Login/Signup for Ratings 17.53% 31.49 5.52 9/26 10/31
MSB Mesabi Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 17.50% 20.11 3.52 10/28 11/20
SDRL Seadrill Limited Login/Signup for Ratings 16.31% 24.53 4.00 9/4 9/18
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 16.12% 10.42 1.68 6/11 7/11
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 15.59% 11.16 1.74 8/13 8/22
RNDY Roundy's Login/Signup for Ratings 15.48% 3.10 0.48 11/14 11/25
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 15.33% 5.22 0.80 9/26 10/28
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 13.73% 9.69 1.33 10/29 11/20
ARP Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 13.52% 17.38 2.35 10/3 10/15
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 13.49% 8.60 1.16 9/12 9/30
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 13.39% 8.96 1.20 9/22 10/15
KCAP Kohlberg Capital Login/Signup for Ratings 13.18% 7.59 1.00 10/9 10/29
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.11% 11.29 1.48 10/28 11/14

* 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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