Investors, in particular investors on a fixed income, are open to companies that pay monthly dividends so the timing of their dividend payouts matches more closely with their monthly expenses. The following Top 7 List Monthly Dividend Stocks list is limited to companies with a market cap of $500 million. Further, to ensure sufficient liquidity, companies must have an average daily volume greater than 100,000 shares. For our complete list — see Monthly Dividend Stocks.
Top 7 List Monthly Dividend Stocks Table Description: The following table lists the top 7 monthly dividend stocks based on their dividend yield. This table includes and can be sorted on: company name, dividend yield, market cap, stock price, and intraday stock price percent change. This live table is updated throughout the trading day. Also, keep in mind that this list changes throughout the year. To be updated on important revisions to our Top 7 Monthly Dividend Stocks list, sign up for our free Dogs of the Dow Newsletter.
Top 7 Monthly Dividend Stocks FAQ
What are the best Monthly Dividend Stocks?
The best monthly Dividend Stocks based on dividend yield are American Capital, American Finance, Armour Residential, Ellington Financial, Gladstone REIT, Pembina Pipeline, and SL Green Realty.
How many Monthly Dividend Stocks are there?
There are 19 monthly dividend stocks with a dividend yield greater than 4%, a market cap greater than $200 million, and an average daily volume greater than 100,000 shares.
Are any monthly dividend stocks also Dividend Aristocrats?
Yes. Realty Income is both a monthly dividend stock and a Dividend Aristocrat. Realty Income, which became a Dividend Aristocrat in 2020, is also one of the top 10 Dividend Aristocrats.
What is the highest dividend yield on the Top 7 Monthly Dividend Stocks list?
The number one monthly dividend stocks by yield on the Top 7 Monthly Dividend Stocks list is American Finance Trust with a dividend yield of 12.8% at the time of selection.