Investors trying to find which stocks pay dividends are in luck because that’s the topic we’re covering today!
Dividend stocks are those that pay out money to investors for holding their shares. These make them attractive to investors that want to buy and hold onto stocks for the long-term, rather than trading them away on growth.
Let’s take a look at some of the top dividend stocks worth checking out below!
Which Stocks Pay Dividends?
- Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI) stock starts us off with the company offering up a 6.15% yearly dividend. GLPI stock is down 1.4% as of Wednesday afternoon.
- Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) is another high dividend yield stock with its payout coming in at 4.93% per year. PM stock is slipping 1.1% as of this writing.
- Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) joins our list of high dividend stocks with it paying out a yield of 2.9% annually. KO is dropping close to 1% as of this afternoon.
- Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) is another strong dividend stock to consider with its yearly dividend yield sitting at 2.63%. LMT is up slightly as of this writing.
- PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) finishes off our list of high-yield dividend stocks with its annual dividend coming in at 2.6%. PEP is seeing a minor decline this afternoon.
Of course, we’ve got plenty of other stock market news that traders are going to want to know about for Wednesday!
That’s thanks to our daily coverage of the stock market. For today, that includes what’s the latest meme stock news, when to watch Marathon Digital (NASDAQ:MARA) stock, as well as what to know about Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) stock after earnings. You can find all of this news, and more, at the following links!
More Stock Market News for Wednesday
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- Dear MARA Stock Fans, Mark Your Calendar for Monday, April 4
- Is ADBE Stock a Buy After Earnings? 3 Analysts Weigh In on Adobe Prices.
On the date of publication, William White did not have (either directly or indirectly) any positions in the securities mentioned in this article. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the writer, subject to the InvestorPlace.com Publishing Guidelines.