Dividend yield is one of the main factors to consider when investing in dividend-paying stocks. It is an indicator of the return that the investors are earning on their shares.
Please find attached the list of Nifty 50 stocks with decreasing order of Dividend Yield. Before investing it is better to look at the track record of stable or rising dividends payments. Companies with erratic dividend payment histories cannot be relied upon to provide the safety buffer.
Investors may consider the stocks in this list where stock yield is more than Nifty yield (Current Nifty dividend yield is 1.59%).