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 36.28% 5.21 1.89 8/12 8/29
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 33.54% 6.41 2.15 8/12 8/29
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 24.66% 12.33 3.04 8/15 8/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 23.81% 10.71 2.55 8/15 8/29
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 23.68% 15.20 3.60 6/26 7/29
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 21.83% 11.59 2.53 8/12 8/29
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.84% 5.39 0.80 6/26 7/28
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 14.05% 12.38 1.74 8/13 8/22
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.00% 9.43 1.32 6/20 7/16
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 13.82% 4.34 0.60 2/5 2/14
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.50% 11.78 1.59 9/2 9/15
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.24% 15.18 2.01 7/28 8/14
RNDY Roundy's Login/Signup for Ratings 12.83% 3.74 0.48 11/14 11/25
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 12.80% 10.31 1.32 9/26 10/22
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 12.74% 13.19 1.68 6/11 7/11
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 12.63% 20.58 2.60 6/26 7/28
KCAP Kohlberg Capital Login/Signup for Ratings 12.11% 8.26 1.00 7/1 7/25
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 11.86% 9.78 1.16 9/12 9/30
PBT Permian Basin Royalty Trust Units Ben. Int. Login/Signup for Ratings 11.76% 14.37 1.69 8/27 9/15
ARP Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 11.68% 20.12 2.35 9/2 9/12

* 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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