Estimated Dividend Yield Rankings of FTSE 100 Companies

The table below ranks estimated dividend yields of companies in the FTSE 100 Index as of today.

The average estimated yield is 3.13 percent. RSA Insurance Group PLC offers the highest estimated yield at 6.67 percent while Randgold Resources Ltd provides the lowest at 0.25 percent.

The data is sorted by estimated dividend yield in descending order. Dividends are paid on a semi-annual basis unless noted. Payout ratios are calculated based on the latest annual dividend paid divided by earnings.

           

                                Estimated   Declared  Payout      Declared
Ticker        Name              Div. Yld(%) Div.(GBp) Ratio(%)      Date
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RSA     RSA Insurance Group PLC     6.67     3.12      48.87      8/5/2010
AV/     Aviva PLC                   6.43     9.50      24.85    11/13/2009
SSE     Scottish & Southern Ener    6.41    49.00      52.72     5/19/2010
RSL     Resolution Ltd              6.26     5.46       5.65     8/17/2010
NG/     National Grid PLC           6.16    24.84      68.61     5/20/2010
SL/     Standard Life PLC           5.60     4.35      49.25     8/11/2010
TT/     TUI Travel PLC              5.48     3.20         na     5/11/2010
EMG     Man Group PLC               5.39    17.20     214.43     5/17/2010
VOD     Vodafone Group PLC          5.28     5.65      77.83     5/18/2010
RDSB    Royal Dutch Shell PLC       5.24     0.42#     74.37**  10/28/2010
RDSA    Royal Dutch Shell PLC       5.17     0.42#     74.37**  10/28/2010
BLND    British Land Co PLC         5.12     6.50      33.14**    8/4/2010
GSK     GlaxoSmithKline PLC         4.95    16.00      63.20**  10/21/2010
AZN     AstraZeneca PLC             4.94     0.70#     47.84     7/29/2010
BA/     BAE Systems PLC             4.94     7.00      42.20     7/29/2010
UU/     United Utilities Group P    4.93    23.13      76.73     5/21/2010
BT/A    BT Group PLC                4.87     4.60      69.26     5/13/2010
BATS    British American Tobacco    4.76    33.20      42.81     7/28/2010
IMT     Imperial Tobacco Group P    4.67    24.30      35.91     4/27/2010
SVT     Severn Trent PLC            4.67    45.61     108.44     5/28/2010
LGEN    Legal & General Group PL    4.27     1.33      19.40      8/4/2010
LAND    Land Securities Group PL    4.16     7.00       9.88**   7/21/2010
CNA     Centrica PLC                4.15     3.84      14.93     7/28/2010
IAP     ICAP PLC                    4.04    12.44     114.68     5/19/2010
ULVR    Unilever PLC                4.02    17.26      54.92**    8/5/2010
PSON    Pearson PLC                 3.98    13.00     182.46     7/26/2010
SBRY    J Sainsbury PLC             3.89    10.20      56.76     5/13/2010
REL     Reed Elsevier PLC           3.87     5.40      41.14     7/29/2010
ADM     Admiral Group PLC           3.87    15.10      96.85     8/25/2010
CSCG    Capital Shopping Centres    3.81     5.00      14.14      8/5/2010
INVP    Investec PLC                3.80     8.00      52.73     5/20/2010
HMSO    Hammerson PLC               3.76     7.15      15.19      8/2/2010
REX     Rexam PLC                   3.72     4.00      34.34     7/28/2010
MKS     Marks & Spencer Group PL    3.64     9.50      49.66     5/25/2010
HSBA    HSBC Holdings PLC           3.60     0.08#     42.24**    8/2/2010
DGE     Diageo PLC                  3.54    23.50      93.80     8/26/2010
ISAT    Inmarsat PLC                3.40     0.14#     60.32      8/6/2010
TSCO    Tesco PLC                   3.40     4.37      29.60     10/5/2010
PRU     Prudential PLC              3.33     6.61      37.78      8/6/2010
NXT     Next PLC                    3.32    25.00      29.75     9/15/2010
CPG     Compass Group PLC           3.29     5.00      28.23     5/12/2010
RB/     Reckitt Benckiser Group     3.17    50.00      49.81     7/26/2010
MRW     WM Morrison Supermarkets    3.15     1.23      64.71      9/9/2010
SGE     Sage Group PLC/The          3.12     2.58      29.95      5/5/2010
BNZL    Bunzl PLC                   3.10     7.15      33.76     8/31/2010
SMIN    Smiths Group PLC            3.02    23.50      50.59     9/29/2010
BSY     British Sky Broadcasting    2.99    11.53      32.48     7/29/2010
GFS     G4S PLC                     2.96     3.17      45.85     8/26/2010
IPR     International Power PLC     2.90    92.00      33.60     8/10/2010
KGF     Kingfisher PLC              2.74     1.93      18.19     9/16/2010
OML     Old Mutual PLC              2.70     1.10      23.59      8/6/2010
SDRC    Schroders PLC               2.69    11.00      21.77      8/5/2010
COB     Cobham PLC                  2.59     1.63      24.95      8/5/2010
CPI     Capita Group PLC/The        2.53     6.60      42.28     7/22/2010
ABF     Associated British Foods    2.50     7.60      24.16     4/20/2010
WTB     Whitbread PLC               2.48    11.25      18.45    10/19/2010
RR/     Rolls-Royce Group PLC       2.45     6.40      12.52     7/29/2010
STAN    Standard Chartered PLC      2.43     0.23#     22.93      8/4/2010
WPP     WPP PLC                     2.38     5.97      49.81     8/24/2010
GKN     GKN PLC                     2.38     1.50      14.74      8/3/2010
EXPN    Experian PLC                2.32     0.16#     47.01     5/19/2010
SAB     SABMiller PLC               2.26     0.51#     86.94     5/20/2010
JMAT    Johnson Matthey PLC         2.24    27.90      69.72      6/3/2010
IHG     Intercontinental Hotels     2.18     8.00      42.53     8/10/2010
SDR     Schroders PLC               2.16    11.00      21.77      8/5/2010
ENRC    Eurasian Natural Resourc    1.84     0.12#     17.85     8/18/2010
AMEC    AMEC PLC                    1.83     7.30      27.25     8/26/2010
SN/     Smith & Nephew PLC          1.82     0.06#     28.99      8/5/2010
BARC    Barclays PLC                1.81     1.00       9.91**    8/5/2010
ANTO    Antofagasta PLC             1.77     0.04#      8.73     8/24/2010
PFC     Petrofac Ltd                1.76     0.14#     14.36     8/23/2010
BRBY    Burberry Group PLC          1.61    10.50     185.53     5/26/2010
WEIR    Weir Group PLC/The          1.60     6.00      13.11      8/3/2010
VED     Vedanta Resources PLC       1.59     0.28#     17.47      5/6/2010
ITRK    Intertek Group PLC          1.54     9.30      26.21      8/2/2010
RIO     Rio Tinto PLC               1.49    28.21      14.94      8/5/2010
ISYS    Invensys PLC                1.48     2.00      22.22     5/24/2010
III     3i Group PLC                1.31     2.00       9.00     5/13/2010
FRES    Fresnillo PLC               1.31     0.09#     29.91      8/3/2010
SRP     Serco Group PLC             1.19     2.20      14.54     8/25/2010
KAZ     Kazakhmys PLC               1.12     0.06#      6.36     8/26/2010
AGK     Aggreko PLC                 1.09     6.55      20.02     8/25/2010
CCL     Carnival PLC                1.07     0.10#      6.06**  10/19/2010
BG/     BG Group PLC                1.05     6.35      55.15     7/28/2010
XTA     Xstrata PLC                 0.99     0.03#      6.42      8/3/2010
ARM     ARM Holdings PLC            0.78     1.16      36.90     7/27/2010
SHP     Shire PLC                   0.57     1.41      12.70      8/4/2010
TLW     Tullow Oil PLC              0.46     2.00      21.71     8/25/2010
ABG     African Barrick Gold LTD    0.34     0.02#        na     7/27/2010
RRS     Randgold Resources Ltd      0.25     0.17#     22.07*     2/8/2010

#  - payable in USD.
$  - payable in EUR.
^  - Indicated Yield.
*  - Dividend is paid out annually.
** - Dividend is paid out quarterly.
na = Payout ratio is not applicable if the denominator is negative. Data may
     not be available.

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