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Dividend stocks in Australia

Stock mentioned in this article
Ticker
Sector
Div. yield
Annual dividend
Price
Utilities
3.77%
$0.0950
$2.52
Basic Materials
23.29%
$4.22
$15.37
Financial Services
3.61%
$0.1380
$3.52
Energy
4.55%
$0.1500
$4.40
Real Estate
3.74%
$0.1122
$2.70
Real Estate
5.22%
$0.2660
$4.71

We have recently integrated the ASX stock exchange into Dividend.watch enabling Australian dividend stocks to be used in our dividend calculator and portfolio tracker. These are some companies worth looking into. Australian stock market is rich in interesting REITs which are still gaining popularity as an alternative to just dividend stocks.

Stockland
5.22% dividend yield
$4.71 per share
Ticker SGP:AU

Stockland is one of the largest diversified property groups in Australia – owning, developing and managing a large portfolio of retail town centres, workplace and logistics assets, residential communities and retirement living villages.

Fortescue Metals Group Limited
23.29% dividend yield
$15.37 per share
Ticker FMG:AU

Fortescue is a global leader in the iron ore industry, recognized for our innovation and development of world-class infrastructure and mining assets.

AusNet Services Ltd
3.77% dividend yield
$2.52 per share
Ticker AST:AU

Ausnet owns and operate the Victorian electricity transmission network, one of five electricity distribution networks, and one of three gas distribution networks in Victoria.

Rural Funds Group
3.74% dividend yield
$2.70 per share
Ticker RFF:AU

Real estate investment trust which owns a diversified portfolio of high quality Australian agricultural assets that are leased to experienced agricultural operators 

Medibank Private Limited
3.61% dividend yield
$3.52 per share
Ticker MPL:AU

Medibank is an healthcare insurance company providing private health insurance and health solutions to over 3.7 million people in Australia with more than 40 years of experience.  Besides insurance company provides a range of health services in Australia including mental health support, preventative and better integrated primary, care and after-hours health support.

Origin Energy Limited
4.55% dividend yield
$4.40 per share
Ticker ORG:AU

One of Australia's leading energy retailers with big portfolio of renewable energy options as well as natural gas exploration & storage.