The highest paying dividend stocks in the S&P 500 share certain commonalities. Here's a closer look at the 10 highest yielders.
“High-yield stocks are performing well. The top quintile, or one-fifth, of dividend-paying stocks in the S&P 500 Index as measured by yield has outperformed the average stock in the index in five of the last six calendar months. And in rolling 12-month periods the...