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Dividend Stocks With An Annual Yield Of 5-6%

Nov. 27, 2015 11:26 AM ET
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  • Below please find a list of relatively liquid stocks traded in the US with dividend yields of 5-6%.
  • We note Verizon on a 5% yield - an attractive level even when we look back at the historical dividend yield during higher interest rate environments.
  • Check out our premium channel for a separate list of dividend payers yielding 7-11%.
    Dividend Market
Ticker Company Name Yield Cap (millions)
MAIN Main Street Capital Corp 6.9% 1,569
WMB Williams Cos Inc/The 6.9% 27,456
GHL Greenhill & Co Inc 6.9% 779
NVEC NVE Corp 6.8% 280
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd 6.5% 2,543
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Ltd 6.5% 845
RRD RR Donnelley & Sons Co 6.4% 3,375
CLMS Calamos Asset Management Inc 6.4% 190
CPSI Computer Programs & Systems Inc 6.3% 535
GEF/B Greif Inc 6.3% 1,741
CVA Covanta Holding Corp 6.3% 2,129
BGCP BGC Partners Inc 6.3% 2,237
IPHS Innophos Holdings Inc 6.3% 578
NYCB New York Community Bancorp Inc 6.3% 7,793
MAT Mattel Inc 6.2% 8,255
CPA Copa Holdings SA 6.2% 2,332
APAM Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc 6.2% 2,910
OEC Orion Engineered Carbons SA 6.1% 741
VGR Vector Group Ltd 6.1% 3,070
NNA Navios Maritime Acquisition Corp 6.1% 498
OB OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd 6.0% 1,330
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Corp 6.0% 5,996
ENLC EnLink Midstream LLC 5.9% 2,858
NYLD/A NRG Yield Inc 5.9% 2,678
NCMI National CineMedia Inc 5.8% 951
CNP CenterPoint Energy Inc 5.8% 7,323
STNG Scorpio Tankers Inc 5.8% 1,533
LVS Las Vegas Sands Corp 5.8% 35,625
IDT IDT Corp 5.8% 289
T AT&T Inc 5.6% 205,563
NYLD NRG Yield Inc 5.6% 2,673
HEES H&E Equipment Services Inc 5.6% 699
ATI Allegheny Technologies Inc 5.6% 1,383
RCII Rent-A-Center Inc/TX 5.5% 927
AROC Archrock Inc 5.5% 760
CMTL Comtech Telecommunications Corp 5.5% 358
BLX Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior SA 5.5% 1,082
SE Spectra Energy Corp 5.4% 18,135
NAVI Navient Corp 5.4% 4,257
COP ConocoPhillips 5.4% 67,671
GRMN Garmin Ltd 5.3% 7,262
JOY Joy Global Inc 5.2% 1,511
SEMG SemGroup Corp 5.2% 1,553
IGT International Game Technology PLC 5.2% 3,071
CRD/A Crawford & Co 5.1% 305
ETR Entergy Corp 5.1% 11,695
CZNC Citizens & Northern Corp 5.1% 247
SAFT Safety Insurance Group Inc 5.0% 845
VZ Verizon Communications Inc 5.0% 183,262

Want more? Check out our premium channel for a separate list of dividend payers yielding 7-11%.

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