Dividend-paying stocks are a time tested income producing investment option that should be at the core of every investors long term portfolio. Our goal is to make these types of stocks more accessible to the investment community by breaking them down into lists that make it easy to identify the right type of dividend stocks for each individual. We have a small sample table of each type of dividend stock listed below. You can click on the link above each table to go to the page with the full list.
The Best Dividend Stocks
Our list of the best dividend stocks is based off of our HPR rating that accounts for yield, dividend growth, payout ratio and much more. It is not a buy list and we are not making any recommendations. This list shows which high yield stocks have been the best over the last 1-5 years.
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|Johnson & Johnson||JNJ||2.45||4.27||6.93||54.64||28.77||98|
|Packaging Corp of America||PKG||2.94||7.57||29.67||47.41||10.42||97|
|Royal Bank of Canada||RY||3.99||29.44||9.15||47.52||10.58||97|
|First Interstate BancSystem In||FIBK||2.95||9.97||12.2||43.39||11.03||97|
Highest Yielding Stocks
High yield stocks get a lot of attention and sometimes it’s for a good reason. Not all high yield investments are safe investments. Its also important to consider how safe the dividend is and what kind of dividend growth can be expected. We all dividend stocks listed by yield. The table below shows some of the highest.
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|Nordic American Tankers Ltd||NAT||13.45||4.68||-4.09||106.98||-12.85||45|
|Navios Maritime Acquisition Co||NNA||13.16||-9.86||31.95||33.9||-57.84||58|
|MIND C.T.I. Ltd||MNDO||12.86||13||8.45||100||-15.36||70|
|Dynagas LNG Partners LP||DLNG||12.58||-30.73||--||104.97||4.38||58|
Monthly Dividend Stocks
Most of us are surprised when we find out that there are stocks out there that pay a dividend monthly. The truth is that there are very few stocks that do this. This list is made of mostly of funds that pay dividends monthly. We’ve included a brief description of each fund.
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|Fifth Street Finance||FSC||10.3||-10.6|
|American Realty Capital||ARCP||6.9||3.3|
Safest Dividend Growth Stocks
The word safe here applies to the dividend. These dividend stocks are considered to have safe dividends because the company had increased the dividend for 20 years or more. When a company has that kind of dividend growth track record it’s worth a second look.
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|Name||Symbol||Yrs of Div|
|1st Source Corp.||SRCE||26||2.08||10.81||3.88||32.73||12.85||95|
|ABM Industries Inc.||ABM||47||1.7||6.62||3.46||69.3||2.4||84|
|Air Products & Chem||APD||31||2.24||3.16||10.76||50.62||14.69||96|
Do you have a list in mind that you’d like to see? Let us know on the contact page. Each section is usually updated monthly and there is usually a corresponding blog post to highlight changes and new rankings. Dividend investing does come with risk. These dividend lists are not buy or sell lists and are based on historical numbers and performance which in no way indicates what will happen in the future. Consult a financial advisor before making any investment decisions.