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ASX High Dividend Stocks

26 Nov 2021
Companies return profits to shareholders through two main channels, capital gains and income. A high dividend yield indicates that a company is returning a large amount of cash to shareholders relative to the value of the company. This allows investors to maximise their income received relative to their investment amount.

The below table shows the highest dividend-yielding stocks in the ASX 50 based on their gross dividends. The gross dividend is calculated from the net dividend amount paid to shareholders plus the value of any attached franking credits associated with those dividends. A fully franked dividend will have franking credits equal to 30% of the gross dividend value, which can, therefore, represent a significant source of additional value.


Stock codeStock nameSectorPriceGross dividendNet dividend yieldGross dividend yield
FMGFortescue Metals Group Ltd. explores for and produces iron ore.
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Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
RIORio Tinto Limited is an international mining company.
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Rio Tinto Ltd
BHPBHP Group Limited operates as an international resources company.
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BHP Group Ltd
AZJAurizon Holdings Ltd. is a rail freight company The Company provides coal, bulk and general freight haulage services, operating on the central queensland coal network (CQCN) and including specialized track maintenance and workshop support functions.
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Aurizon Holdings Ltd
SUNSuncorp Group Ltd. offers retail and business banking, life and general insurance, superannuation and funds management services.
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Suncorp Group Ltd
WESWesfarmers Ltd. owns retail chains, operates mines, writes insurance, manufactures and distributes industrial products, manufactures fertilizers and chemicals, and distributes liquefied petroleum gas and medical and industrial gases.
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Wesfarmers Ltd
Consumer Discretionary
SGPStockland is a diversified Australian property group.
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Real Estate
WBCWestpac Banking Corporation operates as a major financial institution.
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Westpac Banking Corp
APAAPA Group is a natural gas infrastructure company.
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APA Group
ANZAustralia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited is an international bank with activities in general banking, mortgage and installment lending, life insurance, leasing, hire purchase and general finance.
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Australia & New Zealand Bankin
GPTGPT Group is an active owner and manager of a diversified portfolio of Australian retail, office and industrial property assets.
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GPT Group/The
Real Estate
DXSDexus provides real estate services.
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Real Estate
NABNational Australia Bank Limited is an international banking group which operates in Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Asia and the United States.
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National Australia Bank Ltd
IAGInsurance Australia Group Limited (IAG) is an Australian-based international general insurance group with operations in Australia, New Zealand, and Asia.
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Insurance Australia Group Ltd
SCGScentre Group owns and operates a portfolio of shopping centers in Australia and New Zealand.
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Scentre Group
Real Estate
TLSTelstra Corporation Limited is a full service domestic and international telecommunications provider for Australia.
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Telstra Corp Ltd
Communication Services
CBACommonwealth Bank of Australia provides banking, life insurance, and related services for individuals, small businesses and medium sized commercial enterprises.
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Commonwealth Bank of Australia
MPLMedibank Private Limited offers private health care coverage for hospital and ancillary services.
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Medibank Pvt Ltd
COLColes Group Limited owns and operates a chain of supermarkets and department stores.
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Coles Group Ltd
Consumer Staples
NCMNewcrest Mining Limited is a gold mining, exploration and production company.
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Newcrest Mining Ltd


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More about this table

The ASX High Dividend stocks table is one of a series of informational tables provided for free to give subscribers useful information to inform their trading decisions.  This table is updated weekly and offers clients the most current top dividend-yielding stocks in the ASX 100. Investors and traders who are interested in stocks that pay a high dividend and produce an income stream can view this table and select the ones they would like to hold from the list.

Investors should note that the gross dividend yield is based on the total dividends paid over the trailing 12 months divided by the current share price. Due to this being a backward-looking measure, the above table can sometimes include stocks for which the forward dividend yield is known to be much lower (or indeed higher) than the trailing dividend yield.

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Anonymous User

The information on the table is not correct. AGL is high paying dividend co not included.
TAH paid 14.5 p/s dividend, not 21c as indicated

Shannon Rivkin

AGL dropped out of the ASX 50 at the recent rebalance so is no longer eligible for this list. And these dividends are gross, which means that the franking credits are included. So, TAH paid $0.145 in fully franked dividends which is equivalent to $0.21 including franking credits.
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Anonymous User

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Roy B.

Thankyou for providing this information.. My main concern is to provide as safe as an investment as I can and to provide a liveable income at the same time.

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