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 38.49% 4.91 1.89 8/12 8/29
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 33.97% 6.33 2.15 8/12 8/29
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 24.36% 12.48 3.04 8/15 8/29
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 23.89% 15.07 3.60 6/26 7/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 23.50% 10.85 2.55 8/15 8/29
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 23.11% 10.95 2.53 8/12 8/29
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 15.15% 5.28 0.80 6/26 7/28
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 15.01% 11.59 1.74 8/13 8/22
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 14.93% 4.02 0.60 2/5 2/14
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 14.74% 10.79 1.59 9/2 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Login/Signup for Ratings 14.50% 3.31 0.48 11/14 11/25
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 13.72% 14.65 2.01 7/28 8/14
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 13.58% 12.37 1.68 6/11 7/11
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 13.25% 9.06 1.20 9/22 10/15
SDRL Seadrill Limited Login/Signup for Ratings 13.11% 30.52 4.00 9/4 9/18
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 13.00% 10.15 1.32 9/26 10/22
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 13.00% 20.00 2.60 6/26 7/28
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 12.35% 9.39 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
DX Dynex Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 12.02% 8.32 1.00 7/1 7/31

* 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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