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3 Energy Stocks With Superior Forward Dividend Yields

- By Alberto Abaterusso

Dividend investors may want to consider the following oil and gas companies since their forward dividend yields, as of Friday, were more than double the S&P 500 Index's dividend yield of 1.86%.

Shares of Evolution Petroleum Corp. (EPM) were trading around $6.96 on Friday. Following a 12% decrease for the 52 weeks through April 5, the forward dividend yield is 5.75% compared to the industry median of 3.52%.