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7 Monthly Dividend Payers to Help Brighten Income Portfolios

Published Wed, 29 Jun 2011 04:01:15 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

My initial hunt for dividends begins with the monthly dividend payers. Receiving 12-monthly dividend checks is a bit more appealing than the typical stock which pays quarterly dividends. Ideally the monthly income flow will, at a minimum, offset my monthly expenses. Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (AOD) Alpine Total Dividend Fund attempts to achieve a high current income, and -- as the annual report will show -- capital gains. The fund invests in global equity companies. Per its latest SEC N-Q filing, AOD was 42.3% invested in stocks based in the United States. The remaining holdings were outside of the U.S. AOD has changed course to focus more upon capital share appreciation versus a major focus on dividend stocks. On page 3 of AOD's 2010 annual report, dated 10.31.2010, management addresses their 2010 performance and corrective actions implemented. Click on all charts to enlarge: AOD utilizes ownership in a) growth... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
BAYTEX ENERGY TRUST 1.44   0.0 -0.14 0.00 65.28
GABELLI GLOBAL GOLD NAT RES & INC TRUST 4.44   0.0 0.00 0.00 13.48
ALPINE TOTAL DYN DIVIDEND 8.33   0.0 0.00 0.00 8.33
EATON VANCE TAX-ADV GLOBAL DIVIDEND INCOME FUND 16.41   0.0 0.00 0.00 7.54
SPDR BARCLAYS CAPITAL HIGH YIELD BOND ETF 108.94   0.0 0.00 6.07 5.58
ENERPLUS RESOURCES FUND 7.31   5.3 1.37 0.09 1.26