What Are The 10 Best Dividend Paying Stocks?

The 10 top-performing dividend stocks of 2019

RankCompanyDividend Yield*
1The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG)4.3%
2Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO)4.2%
3The Blackstone Group (NYSE:BX)3.5%
4Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC)3.1%

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What are the 10 highest paying dividend stocks?

Before we dive deeper, here are the current top 10 dividends:

  • Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) — 7.9%
  • Macy’s (NYSE: M) — 7.0%
  • Altria (NYSE: MO) — 6.7%
  • Occidental Petroleum (NYSE: OXY) — 6.3%
  • Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) — 6.3%
  • AT&T (NYSE: T) — 6.2%
  • AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) — 6.1%
  • Invesco (NYSE: IVZ) — 6.1%

What are the highest paying dividend stocks?

List of 25 high-dividend stocks

SymbolCompany NameDividend Yield
ALXAlexander’s Inc.5.22%
NHINational Health Investors Inc.5.04%
XOMExxon Mobil Corp5.03%
OKEONEOK Inc.4.82%

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How do I find the best dividend stocks?

Here’s How to Find the Best Dividend Stocks

  1. Assess the company’s financial health.
  2. Check the company’s payout ratios.
  3. Check the company’s dividend history.
  4. Compare its yield to three benchmarks.
  5. Mind the valuations.
  6. The key takeaways.

What are the best monthly dividend paying stocks?

15 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks

  • Vanguard Total Market Bond ETF (BND)
  • AGNC Investment Corp. (AGNC)
  • Global Net Lease Inc (GNL)
  • LTC Properties Inc (LTC)
  • Main Street Capital Corp. (MAIN)
  • Realty Income Corp. (O)
  • Shaw Communications Inc. (SJR)
  • BlackRock Limited Duration Income (BLW)