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Dividend Stocks: The Seven Percent Solution

Published Wed, 23 Jun 2010 12:00:53 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

For new dividend investors, trying to select which stocks to invest in can be a daunting task. At last check, there were over 3,000 stocks offering dividends of some shape or size. These can range from miniscule dividends like Bank of America’s (BAC) current $.01 per share quarterly dividend, to stocks offering double digit dividend yields like Annaly Capital Management.Given the wide range of investment choices, it’s hard to know which dividend stocks are the best value.... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
ALTRIA GROUP 44.46   13.2 3.36 3.36 7.23
AT&T 38.38   16.1 2.38 2.04 5.43
SEADRILL 3.08   0.0 0.00 0.00 0.00