High Yield Trumps Volatility

In times of uncertainty like these, high-yield stocks are a hedge against market volatility. I just screened for high yields, which I define as stocks offering a dividend yield of 6% or more, and found three worth a closer look. All three get high grades from my guru strategies, which I created by automating the strategies of well-known investors who have written about how they invest.

Deutsche Telekom (DTEGY) is Germany's largest telecom company and operates in about 50 countries. In the U.S., it owns T-Mobile USA, which, last October, combined with MetroPCS. The strategy I created from the writings of James P. O'Shaughnessy indicates that Deutsche Telekom is worth buying based on its huge market cap ($51 billion), positive cash flow per share, large number of shares outstanding (4.3 billion) and massive sales ($79 billion). The strategy takes all the stocks that pass the previous tests and then picks the top 50 based on yield. With a 7.46% yield, Deutsche makes it into this elite group....257 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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