What Are The Top 10 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?

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Stock SymbolRWT
Company NameRedwood TrustREIT
Dividend Yield49.42%
Closing Price$6.81
Annual Dividend$1.2800

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What are the best paying dividend stocks?

The Full List Of IBD High Dividend Stocks You Can Count On

SymbolCompanyIndicated Yield %
(MDC)M D C Holdings Inc3
(ABBV)AbbVie Inc4.9
(SLF)Sun Life Financial Inc3.5
(UBCP)United Bancorp Inc Oh3.9

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What stock pays the highest dividend per share?

The 11 largest dividend stocks trading on U.S. stock markets

Company NameMarket Cap ($ billions)Dividend Yield
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)$342.22.81%
Walmart (NYSE:WMT)$302.81.98%
ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM)$296.54.75%
Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG)$285.62.56%

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How do I find the best dividend stocks?

Here’s How to Find the Best Dividend Stocks

  • Assess the company’s financial health.
  • Check the company’s payout ratios.
  • Check the company’s dividend history.
  • Compare its yield to three benchmarks.
  • Mind the valuations.
  • The key takeaways.

What are the best dividend stocks for 2020?

Best Dividend Stocks: Top 5

Company/Benchmark IndexSymbolYield (%)
S&P 5002.0
Lockheed MartinLMT2.7
ADPADP2.4
Best BuyBBY3.3

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Are dividends taxed?

The dividend tax rates that you pay on ordinary dividends are the same as the regular federal income tax rates. The dividend tax rate you will pay on ordinary dividends is 22%. Qualified dividends, on the other hand, are taxed at the capital gains rates, which are lower.