Best Dividend Stocks in the S&P (NYSE:FTR, NASDAQ:WIN, NYSE:CTL)

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A healthy stock dividend can really help boost your portfolio profits, so check out these top performers in the S&P.  They are all in the Domestic Telecom Services industry, indicating that is where the dividends are. 

Best in the S&P: Frontier Communications (NYSE:FTR) at 8.96% dividend yield
Over the past 12 months Frontier Communications (FTR) shares have traded between a 52-week low of $6.96 and its 52-week high of $9.84.  Frontier Communications shares are now trading with a P/E Ratio of 34.8 and EPS of 0.24.  FTR shares are currently trading at $8.41, up 0.42% and $0.04 with today's volume currently at 8.79M shares traded.  Frontier Communications 's (FTR) current market cap is $8.37B and its shares are now currently trading 17% below its 52-week high.

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Other top dividend contenders include Windstream Corporation (NASDAQ:WIN) at 7.86% and CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL) at 7.16%.

Windstream Corp (WIN) shares are currently trading at $12.78, up 0.47% and $0.06 with today's volume currently at 3.61M shares traded.  Over the past 12 months WIN shares have traded between a 52-week low of $6.02 and its 52-week high of $14.40.  Windstream Corp shares are now trading with a P/E Ratio of 23.6 and EPS of 0.54.  Windstream Corp 's (WIN) current market cap is $6.52B and its shares are now currently trading 12.7% below its 52-week high.

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CenturyLink shares are currently trading at $40.75, up 0.67% and $0.27 with today's volume currently at 4.05M shares traded.  Over the past 12 months CenturyLink Inc (CTL) shares have traded between a 52-week low of $14.16 and its 52-week high of $46.87.  CenturyLink Inc shares are now trading with a P/E Ratio of 13.6 and EPS of 2.98.

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Other dividend payers in the Domestic Telecom Services industry include AT&T (NYSE:T) at a healthy 5.51% and Verizon (NYSE:VZ) at 5.25%
 

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