We have picked the top 10 companies from our dividend champions list with the highest yield that also offer stability over time (at least 10 years without dividend cut) and a decent growth rate.
|Company Name||ISIN||Dividend Yield (%)||Payout Ratio (%)|
|Gas Natural SDG SA||ES0116870314||5.49||80.6|
|Red Electrica Corporacion SA||ES0173093024||5.01||75.9|
|Munchener Ruckversicherungs-Gesellschaft AG||DE0008430026||4.66||57.2|
The dividend yield (or dividend-price ratio) is a ratio that shows how much a company pays out in dividend (per share) in relations the price of the share expressed as a percentage.
To calculate the dividend yield values we use the estimated forward dividend per share (using a conservative model based in growth ratios) and the current stock price.
The portion of earnings a firm pays to its stockholders in dividends.
Why buy stocks with high dividend yield?
Buying some solid high yield dividend stocks is a good way for investors to complete their portfolios. These stocks provide a predictable and generous income for those looking to live off dividends in retirement.