The top 10 net payout yields had a sizable loss that failed to match the small gain in the benchmark for April.
The top 10 net payout yield stocks average yields of 18.1% to start May.
American Airlines took over the lead with the highest yield at 27.0%.
This article is a continuation of a monthly series, highlighting the top net payout yield (NYSE:NPY) stocks, that was started back in June 2012 (see article) and explained in August 2012 (see article). The series highlights the best stocks for the upcoming month utilized in part to make investment decisions for the Covestor model that is now beating the S&P 500 for five out of the last six years. Please review the original articles for more information on the NPY concept.