Today's resilient but slow-growth nature of the tobacco industry has made it a specialty niche for dividend investors. Where else can you routinely find massive-yield dividend stocks like British American Tobacco (NYSE: BTI), which offers an 8.7% yield at its current price? British American Tobacco, or BAT, pays a hefty dividend that yields over 8% at its current share price.
A super-high dividend yield can often be a sign of trouble. AT&T is having success winning subscribers and growing its fiber internet business, and it recently bumped up its free-cash-flow outlook for the year. British American Tobacco is a riskier stock as the company tries to balance slumping demand for cigarettes and soaring sales on non-combustibles.
In this article, we discuss 12 very high yield dividend stocks with upside potential. You can skip our detailed analysis of dividend stocks and their performance in the past, and go directly to read 5 Very High Yield Dividend Stocks With Upside Potential. Many investors are drawn to dividend investing for various reasons, but among […]