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59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Parts 1 through 7

2011 has proven to be a year of education for many, myself included. Aside from protecting from loss of capital, hedging against the risk exposure associated with equities investments has been the most important lesson I have (re)learned from the volatility our markets faced in 2011.

One of my favorite hedging strategies is the tried and true method of investing in dividend-yielding stocks and ETFs. Dividend yielding stocks and ETFs, with their consistent quarterly or sometimes monthly dividend payouts, can add a monetary cushion to the roller coaster ride that can, at times, exemplify our equities markets.

There are many choices when looking for significant yields form dividend stocks. But as I generally do not hold positions for more than a month or two, stocks and ETFs with dividends are paid monthly, instead of their more common quarterly distributing cousins, have become a favorite of mine...

Read more at http://seekingalpha.com/article/317361-59-high-yielding-equities-with-monthly-distributions-part-i-10-to-20-yields.

Read the entire series:

  1. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part I: 10% To 20% Yields
  2. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part II: 8% To 10% Yields
  3. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part III: 7.5% To 8% Yields
  4. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part IV: 7% To 7.5% Yields
  5. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part V: 6.5% To 7% Yields
  6. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part VI: 6% To 6.5% Yields
  7. 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part VII: 4% To 6% Yields