Here’s a list of some US Stocks that pay Dividends

Trove Finance
Jul 12 · 3 min read

Looking to pick a dividend stock on the New York Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ but you’re totally clueless on what companies even pay a dividend in the first place.

Well we have created a list of US companies who pay dividends to get you started. This list is by no means exhaustive and is only intended to lay a foundation for your own research. That being said, lets dive in first with a brief recap on what dividends even mean…

What is a Dividend?

A dividend is a share of a company’s profits distributed to shareholders, paid like a bonus to investors. Dividends are a way shareholders participate and share in the growth of the company, above and beyond the appreciation of the share’s price. It’s also good to note that not all companies on the stock market pay dividends, so we have decided to highlight some of the companies who do.

Here are some dividend stocks to consider buying this 2019

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT)

Dividend Yield: ~3.6 %.

Ford (Ticker Symbol: MO)

Dividend Yield: ~5.7 %.

Altria Group (Ticker Symbol: MO)

Dividend Yield: ~5.7 %.

CVS (CVS)

Dividend Yield: ~ 2.5 % dividend.

Occidental Petroleum Corp. (OXY)

Dividend Yield: ~4.5 %

AbbVie (ABBV)

Dividend Yield: ~4.6 %

Intel Corp. (INTC)

Dividend Yield: ~2.5 %

PepsiCo (PEP)

Dividend Yield: ~2.9%

Philip Morris International (PM)

Dividend Yield: ~5.4%

Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Dividend Yield: ~3.7%

Chevron (CVX)

Dividend Yield: ~4%

Home Depot (HD)

Dividend Yield: ~2.7%

Procter & Gamble (PG)

Dividend Yield: ~2.8%

Exxon Mobil (XOM)

Dividend Yield: ~4.5%

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Dividend Yield: ~2.7%

Cisco Systems (CSCO)

Dividend Yield: ~2.5%

Other companies that pay dividends include Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Wells Fargo (WFC), and Verizon (VZ).

In Conclusion

We hope this was helpful in a way for you to start further research on what US companies to invest in.

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