Archive for December, 2010

3 Top Energy Stocks Yielding Huge Dividends

Posted in best dividends on December 30th, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

Ferrellgas Partners L.P. (NYSE: FGP) tops our hot energy picks with the highest paying dividends, with a yield of 7.66%.

Overland Park, Kansas-based Ferrellgas Partners is a distributor of propane and related equipment and supplies to customers mainly in the U.S. The company’s activities are mainly conducted through its operating partnership, Ferrellgas L.P.

Ferrellgas Partners stock has a 52-week range of $19.05-$27.28. Year-to-date, the stock is up 23.62%. read more »

Dividend Alert – 3 REITs Shelling out Huge Yields

Posted in best dividends on December 28th, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

First Real Estate Investment Trust of NJ (OTC: FREVS) is first up on our list of top three attractive REITs paying out huge dividends. FREVS is a Hackensack, New Jersey-based equity real estate investment trust, focusing on the acquisition, development, construction and holding of real estate properties for long-term investment. read more »

Dividend Leaders; These 3 Stocks offer Whopping +6% Yields

Posted in best dividends on December 22nd, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: WWE) is a Stamford, Connecticut-based World Wrestling Entertainment is an integrated media and entertainment company. The company operates in four business segments; Live and Televised Entertainment, Consumer Products, Digital Media and WWE Studios.

World Wrestling Entertainment offers one of the markets highest dividend yielding stocks, with a huge dividend yield of 9.93%.

World Wrestling Entertainment stock has a 52-week range of $12.86-$18.95. Year-to-date, the stock is down 5.41%. read more »

Dividend Streak – 3 Companies that have Increased Dividends 5 Years in a Row

Posted in best dividends on December 22nd, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) recently raised its dividend by 2.40%, making it the 27th successive annual dividend raise for the company. AT&T has a dividend yield of 5.90%.

Dallas, Texas-based AT&T is a provider of telecommunications services in the U.S. and the world. The company provides its services and products to customers in the U.S. and services and products to businesses and other telecommunication service providers globally. read more »

Across Borders; 3 Foreign Stocks Paying out Huge Dividends

Posted in best dividends on December 14th, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

You’re certainly familiar with the big-name, high dividend paying domestic stocks. We’ve compiled a number of foreign stocks that are also offering huge dividends today, to give you a chance to diversify your portfolio.

The first on our list is Telecom Corp of New Zealand (ADR) (NYSE:NZT), a Wellington, New Zealand based company supplying ICT (information, communication and technology) in New Zealand and Australia. Telecom Corp offers services across the whole gamut of telecom operations, including land-based telephony, mobile telephony, voice, data and broadband services. It has recently sold off a number of held stakes in other companies in what is being considered as very smart deals. read more »

3 Oil and Gas Stocks Paying out Attractive Dividends

Posted in best dividends on December 8th, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

Seadrill Limited Ordinary Shares (Bermuda) (NYSE: SDRL) is an offshore deepwater drilling company operating a versatile fleet of 54 units that comprises drillships, jack-up rigs, semi-submersible rigs and tender rigs for operations in shallow to ultra-deepwater areas.

It may not be one of the highest paying dividends, but Seadrill pays out a solid dividend yield of 1.80% worth considering. read more »

HOT Dividend Yields – 3 Stocks to Fatten your Portfolio

Posted in best dividends on December 2nd, 2010 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

Frontier Communications Corp. (NYSE: FTR) is a Stamford, Connecticut-based communications company offering services to rural areas and small and medium-sized towns and cities. The company offers communications services to residential and business customers in its markets.

Frontier Communications is one of the highest paying dividends not only in the communication field, but in the overall market. Frontier Communications pays out a huge dividend yield of 8.11%. read more »