Dividend Contenders

The Dividend Contenders list consists of all publicly traded stocks in the US, which have raised distributions for over one decade, but less than 25 years. They are some of the best dividend paying stocks on the world. Below is a full free list of the highest dividend yield stocks sorted by ticker symbols.

Company
Sym
Dividend Yield



A.O. Smith Corp.
AOS
1.06
Aaron's Inc.
AAN
0.25
ACE Limited
ACE
2.18
Acme United Corp.
ACU
2.12
AGL Resources
GAS
4.08
Airgas Inc.
ARG
1.81
Albemarle Corp.
ALB
1.53
Alliance Resource Partners LP
ARLP
6.22
Alliant Energy Corp.
LNT
3.79
Analog Devices Inc.
ADI
2.89
Andersons Inc. (The)
ANDE
0.92
AptarGroup Inc.
ATR
1.66
Aqua America Inc.
WTR
2.46
Arrow Financial Corp.
AROW
3.86
Artesian Resources
ARTNA
3.75
Assurant Inc.
AIZ
1.85
Atlantic Tele Network Inc.
ATNI
2.07
Atrion Corp.
ATRI
0.99
Auburn National Bancorp
AUBN
3.44
Avista Corp.
AVA
4.62
Axis Capital Holdings Ltd.
AXS
2.31
Badger Meter Inc.
BMI
1.55
BancFirst Corp. OK
BANF
2.29
Bank of the Ozarks Inc.
OZRK
1.59
Bank of Utica
BKUT
2.46
Bar Harbor Bankshares
BHB
3.42
Best Buy Corp.
BBY
1.81
BHP Billiton Ltd.
BHP
3.55
BHP Billiton plc
BBL
4.01
Brown & Brown Inc.
BRO
1.12
Buckeye Partners LP
BPL
6.49
Bunge Limited
BG
1.58
C.H. Robinson Worldwide
CHRW
2.35
Canadian National Railway
CNI
1.48
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
CNQ
1.49
CARBO Ceramics
CRR
1.21
Cardinal Health Inc.
CAH
2.30
Casey's General Stores Inc.
CASY
0.98
Cass Information Systems Inc.
CASS
1.35
Caterpillar Inc.
CAT
2.88
CCFNB Bancorp Inc.
CCFN
3.45
Chesapeake Financial Shares
CPKF
2.49
Chesapeake Utilities
CPK
2.93
Church & Dwight
CHD
1.87
Citizens Financial Services
CZFS
2.38
Communications Systems Inc.
JCS
5.66
Community Bank System
CBU
3.28
Compass Minerals International
CMP
2.86
ConocoPhillips
COP
3.97
Costco Wholesale
COST
1.08
Cracker Barrel Old Country
CBRL
2.91
Cullen/Frost Bankers
CFR
2.83
CVS Caremark
CVS
1.59
Deere & Company
DE
2.51
Dominion Resources
D
3.60
Donegal Group Inc. A
DGICA
3.65
Donegal Group Inc. B
DGICB
2.36
Eagle Bancorp Montana Inc.
EBMT
2.67
Ecolab Inc.
ECL
0.93
Edison International
EIX
2.93
Enbridge Inc.
ENB
3.02
Enterprise Bancorp Inc.
EBTC
2.43
Enterprise Products Partners LP
EPD
4.46
EOG Resources Inc.
EOG
0.44
Erie Indemnity Company
ERIE
3.27
Essex Property Trust
ESS
3.28
Expeditors International
EXPD
1.36
Factset Research System Inc.
FDS
1.28
Farmers & Merchants Bancorp
FMCB
2.99
FedEx Corp.
FDX
0.53
First Financial Corp.
THFF
3.04
First Keystone Corp.
FKYS
3.89
First of Long Island Corp.
FLIC
2.68
First Robinson Financial Corp.
FRFC
3.23
Flowers Foods
FLO
2.10
Franklin Electric Co.
FELE
0.79
General Dynamics
GD
2.56
General Mills
GIS
3.17
Genesis Energy LP
GEL
4.07
Graco Inc.
GGG
1.35
Harris Corp.
HRS
2.83
Hasbro Inc.
HAS
3.39
HCC Insurance Holdings
HCC
2.05
Healthcare Services Group Inc.
HCSG
2.62
Hingham Institution for Savings
HIFS
1.93
Honat Bancorp Inc.
HONT
1.37
Imperial Oil Ltd.
IMO
1.07
Infinity Property & Casualty
IPCC
1.86
Intel Corp.
INTC
3.93
International Business Machines
IBM
2.05
International Flavors & Fragrances
IFF
1.90
J.M. Smucker Co.
SJM
2.21
Jack Henry & Associates
JKHY
1.55
JB Hunt Transport Services Inc.
JBHT
0.82
John Wiley & Sons Inc.
JW-A
2.10
Juniata Valley Financial
JUVF
4.99
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners
KMP
6.61
L-3 Communications Holdings Inc.
LLL
2.33
Laclede Group Inc.
LG
3.78
Landmark Bancorp Inc.
LARK
3.66
Lincoln Electric Holdings
LECO
1.20
Lindsay Corp.
LNN
0.64
Linear Technology Corp.
LLTC
2.62
Lockheed Martin
LMT
4.17
Lyons Bancorp Inc.
LYBC
3.35
Magellan Midstream Partners LP
MMP
3.77
Matthews International
MATW
1.05
Maxim Integrated Products
MXIM
3.49
McGrath Rentcorp
MGRC
2.69
MDU Resources
MDU
2.47
Meredith Corp.
MDP
3.42
Mesa Laboratories Inc.
MLAB
0.83
Microchip Technology Inc.
MCHP
3.51
Microsoft Corp.
MSFT
3.37
Minden Bancorp Inc.
MDNB
2.03
MOCON Inc.
MOCO
3.22
Molex Inc.
MOLX
2.49
Monsanto Company
MON
1.65
MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc.
MSM
1.48
Muncy Bank Financial Inc.
MYBF
1.74
Murphy Oil Corp.
MUR
2.07
National Bankshares
NKSH
3.09
National Health Investors
NHI
5.17
National Healthcare Corp.
NHC
2.71
National Instruments Corp.
NATI
1.81
National Retail Properties
NNN
5.09
Natural Resource Partners LP
NRP
11.55
Nestle S.A.
NSRGY
3.13
New Jersey Resources
NJR
3.81
NextEra Energy
NEE
3.29
Nike Inc.
NKE
1.16
Nippon Telegraph & Telephone
NTT
3.55
Norfolk Southern
NSC
2.69
Northeast Indiana Bancorp
NIDB
3.62
Northeast Utilities
NU
3.56
Northrop Grumman
NOC
2.56
Norwood Financial
NWFL
4.01
Novo Nordisk A/S
NVO
1.88
NTT DoCoMo Inc.
DCM
4.44
Nu Skin Enterprises Inc.
NUS
1.25
NuStar Energy LP
NS
10.92
Occidental Petroleum
OXY
2.74
Oil-Dri Corp. of America
ODC
2.25
Omega Healthcare Investors
OHI
6.29
ONEOK Inc.
OKE
2.85
Owens & Minor Inc.
OMI
2.78
PartnerRe Limited
PRE
2.80
People's United Financial
PBCT
4.52
Perrigo Company
PRGO
0.29
Plains All American Pipeline LP
PAA
4.46
Polaris Industries
PII
1.30
PPL Corp.
PPL
4.84
Praxair Inc.
PX
2.00
Prosperity Bancshares
PB
1.39
PSB Holdings Inc.
PSBQ
2.62
Qualcomm Inc.
QCOM
2.08
Realty Income Corp.
O
5.49
RenaissanceRe Holdings
RNR
1.24
Republic Bancorp KY
RBCAA
2.56
Republic Services Inc.
RSG
3.12
RGC Resources Inc.
RGCO
3.73
Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers Inc.
RBA
2.43
Robert Half International Inc.
RHI
1.64
Rollins Inc.
ROL
1.36
Roper Industries Inc.
ROP
0.50
Ross Stores Inc.
ROST
0.93
Royal Gold Inc.
RGLD
1.64
SCANA Corp.
SCG
4.41
SEI Investments Company
SEIC
1.29
Sempra Energy
SRE
2.94
Shaw Communications Inc.
SJR
4.45
Silgan Holdings Inc.
SLGN
1.19
South Jersey Industries
SJI
3.02
Southern Company
SO
4.93
Southside Bancshares
SBSI
2.98
Span-America Medical Systems
SPAN
2.60
StanCorp Financial Group
SFG
1.69
Stryker Corp.
SYK
1.57
Sunoco Logistics Partners LP
SXL
3.61
Syngenta AG
SYT
2.47
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers
SKT
2.76
TC Pipelines LP
TCP
6.65
Teche Holding Co.
TSH
3.28
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
TEVA
2.74
Texas Instruments
TXN
2.98
Thomasville Bancshares Inc.
THVB
2.86
Thomson Reuters Corp.
TRI
3.71
Tiffany & Company
TIF
1.77
TJX Companies Inc.
TJX
1.03
UMB Financial Corp.
UMBF
1.58
United Technologies
UTX
1.98
UNS Energy Corp.
UNS
3.73
Urstadt Biddle Properties
UBA
5.03
Valmont Industries
VMI
0.72
Vector Group Ltd.
VGR
9.46
VSE Corp.
VSEC
0.77
W.P. Carey Inc.
WPC
5.32
W.R. Berkley Corp.
WRB
0.93
Waste Management
WM
3.54
WaterFurnace Renewable Energy Inc.
WFIFF
4.73
West Pharmaceutical Services
WST
0.97
Westamerica Bancorp
WABC
2.98
Westlake Chemical Corp.
WLK
0.86
Westwood Holdings Group Inc.
WHG
3.33
Williams Companies
WMB
4.03
Wisconsin Energy
WEC
3.79
Xcel Energy
XEL
4.06
Xilinx Inc.
XLNX
2.13
York Water Company
YORW
2.76
Yum! Brands Inc.
YUM
2.07



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October 2, 2013





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