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The Top 5 Foreign Dividend Paying Stocks for 2010

Published Fri, 18 Jun 2010 11:21:21 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

In our previous article, “The Top 5 U.S. Dividend Paying Stocks for 2010”, we identified the five U.S. dividend stocks which are projected to make the largest cash dividend payouts to shareholders in 2010. This elite group included 2 Energy stocks, 2 Healthcare stocks, and a Telecom stock. The top 5 foreign dividend paying stocks that we’ve identified include a Spanish bank, a Chinese telecom, and 3 energy companies, from the U.K., Holland, and France. It turns out that 2 of these foreign Energy stocks are actually projected to pay out more cash dividends than any of the U.S. stocks. All 5 of these foreign dividend stocks trade in the U.S. on the NYSE.... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
BP 37.67   14.3 2.64 2.44 6.45
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL A 68.62   27.1 2.59 3.76 5.35
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL B 70.13   0.0 0.00 3.76 5.23
TOTAL 51.70   12.8 4.03 2.38 4.59
CHINA MOBILE LTD 42.82   0.0 0.00 1.75 4.15