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 45.65% 4.14 1.89 8/12 8/29
SDR SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 34.18% 6.29 2.15 8/12 8/29
PER Sandridge Permian Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 26.06% 9.71 2.53 8/12 8/29
WHZ Whiting USA Trust II Login/Signup for Ratings 24.90% 12.21 3.04 8/15 8/29
CHKR Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 24.03% 10.61 2.55 8/15 8/29
WMC Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 18.94% 14.78 2.80 10/1 10/28
EROC Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 16.85% 3.56 0.60 2/5 2/14
RSO Resource Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 16.43% 4.87 0.80 9/26 10/28
OZM Och-Ziff Capital Management MLP Login/Signup for Ratings 16.25% 10.71 1.74 8/13 8/22
RNDY Roundy's Login/Signup for Ratings 16.05% 2.99 0.48 11/14 11/25
VOC VOC Energy Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 15.99% 12.57 2.01 7/28 8/14
MTR Mesa Royalty Trust Units Ben Int Login/Signup for Ratings 15.84% 34.85 5.52 9/26 10/31
NTLS NTELOS Holdings Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 15.79% 10.64 1.68 6/11 7/11
ROYT Pacific Coast Oil Trust Login/Signup for Ratings 15.51% 10.25 1.59 10/2 10/14
SDRL Seadrill Limited Login/Signup for Ratings 14.95% 26.76 4.00 9/4 9/18
CYS CYS Investments, Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 14.56% 8.24 1.20 9/22 10/15
MTGE American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 13.82% 18.82 2.60 9/26 10/27
PSEC Prospect Capital Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 13.43% 9.90 1.33 10/29 11/20
TICC TICC Capital Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 13.14% 8.83 1.16 9/12 9/30
IVR Invesco Mortgage Capital REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 12.72% 15.72 2.00 9/24 10/28

* 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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