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 37.72% 5.01 1.89 8/12 8/29
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 34.46% 6.24 2.15 8/12 8/29
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 25.33% 12.00 3.04 8/15 8/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 25.25% 10.10 2.55 8/15 8/29
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 24.13% 14.92 3.60 6/26 7/29
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 23.40% 10.81 2.53 8/12 8/29
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 16.21% 10.24 1.66 8/4 8/14
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.84% 5.39 0.80 6/26 7/28
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.21% 9.29 1.32 6/20 7/16
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 14.15% 4.24 0.60 2/5 2/14
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 13.68% 12.28 1.68 6/11 7/11
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.59% 14.79 2.01 7/28 8/14
RNDY Roundy's Login/Signup for Ratings 13.45% 3.57 0.48 11/14 11/25
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 13.33% 13.05 1.74 8/13 8/22
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 12.70% 20.47 2.60 6/26 7/28
KCAP Kohlberg Capital Login/Signup for Ratings 12.42% 8.05 1.00 7/1 7/25
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 12.10% 10.91 1.32 8/27 9/18
PBT Permian Basin Royalty Trust Units Ben. Int. Login/Signup for Ratings 12.07% 14.00 1.69 8/27 9/15
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 11.91% 9.74 1.16 9/12 9/30
ARP Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 11.81% 19.90 2.35 8/4 8/14

* 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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