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Steven A. Cohen's SAC CapitalPartners is considered by many to be the top hedge fund group in the country, purportedly returning in excess of 40% every year since the fund's inception.

The fund group, which has $12 billion under management, charges management fees of as much as 50% of the annual returns, among the highest in the industry. In 2005, Cohen earned more than $1 billion and was rated the second-highest-paid hedge fund manager by

Trader Monthly

magazine. has reviewed

all of SAC Capital's stockholdings and extracted the stocks with the highest yields in the

Top Dividend Stocks of a Top Hedge Fund. For those investors who are looking for stocks that a top trader likes and who want the stability of a dividend to help them through the ups and downs of the recent stock market turmoil, these high-yield SAC stocks are worth a look.

One of the highest-yielding stocks on the list is


(BUD) - Get Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA Sponsored ADR (Belgium) Report

, which has been in the news recently in a heated advertising feud with rival Miller Brewing Co. Anheuser-Busch also recently reported a 10.8% increase in

third-quarter earnings

. The stock has a price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 18.4, a P/E-to-growth ratio of 2.1 and a yield of 2.7%.

Another BUD shareholder is


, a hedge fund that's been around for more than 30 years. It is managed by Ray Dalio and has $160 billion under management. Bridgewater also owns

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(KO) - Get Coca-Cola Company (The) Report

, which has a yield of 2.2%,

Johnson & Johnson

(JNJ) - Get Johnson & Johnson Report

, with a yield of 2.5%, and


(PEP) - Get PepsiCo Inc. Report

, which pays 2%.

Another high-yielding stock owned by SAC is


(CBT) - Get Cabot Corporation Report

. The specialty chemicals and materials company recently fiscal fourth-quarter earnings that showed an 11.1% decline in net income. The stock has a P/E of 18, a PEG of 1 and a yield of 2.2%.

Cabot appears in the

Top Nanotechnology Stocks, a Stockpickr portfolio that contains thenanotech stocks with low PEG ratios and market caps over $1 billion. Other stocks in this portfolio include

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

(TSM) - Get Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. Report

, with a yield of 3.7%,

Applied Materials

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, with a 1.3% yield, and

Dow Chemical

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, with a 4% yield.


(EXC) - Get Exelon Corporation Report

is another stock favored by SAC. The utility services holding company, which serves northern Illinois and southeastern Pennsylvania, offers a P/E of 19, a PEG of 2.2 and a yield of 2.1%.

Exelon stock is also owned by

FirstTrust Value Line Dividend, which holds only high-dividend companies. Its average annualized return has been 16.6% for the last three years. The fund also owns

PlumCreek Timber


, which yields 3.9%,

Lee Enterprises

(LEE) - Get Lee Enterprises Incorporated Report

, which pays 4.6%, and

ConAgra Foods

(CAG) - Get ConAgra Brands Inc. Report

, which pays 3.3%.

To see the rest of the fund's high-yield stocks, check out the

Top Dividend Stocks of a Top Hedge Fund, and to see its entire stockholdings, go to the

SAC Capital portfolio, both at

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