Dividend yield is a key ratio for Income Investors. Dividend yield represents the stock’s latest annual dividend as a percentage of the current stock price.
Whilst both the stock price and the dividend of a company change over time, the ratio is a good starting point to compare the relative valuation of different stocks, especially if you are looking for an indication of which companies could pay a consistent level of stock income in your portfolio regardless of market performance.
Here are the Top 20 UK stocks with the highest Dividend Yields (as of 14/04/22)
Source: Bloomberg 14/04/22, FTSE