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2 High-Forward Dividend Yield Stocks

- By Alberto Abaterusso

As of Friday, several stocks were granting shareholders a forward dividend yield that more than doubled the S&P 500 Index's yield of 1.85%. As such, dividend investors may want to consider the following chemical companies.

The first company is Dow Inc. (DOW), which had a closing share price of $58.3 and a market capitalization of $43.73 billion on Friday. The stock has a forward dividend yield of 4.8% versus an industry median of 2.05%.