This screen focuses on stocks with good current dividend yields that have average or better prospects for relative price performance over the next three to five years. This combination should result in a group of stocks with worthwhile total return potential.

In the first two steps of the selection process, we limited the field to equities ranked Average, or better, for Safety and relative price performance over the coming six to 12 months. Next, we pared our universe with respect to income generation. We selected issues with current dividend yields (based on pricing from The Value Line Investment Survey that went to press on June 25, 2010) of at least 4.0%, and projected 2013-2015 dividend yields were pegged to be at least 2.5%. At that point, equities with three- to five-year projected price appreciation of less than 65% were cast aside. We then selected the remaining issues with a projected average annual total return to 2013-2015 (price gains plus dividends) of at least 18%, which is quite favorable in light of the fact that we may experience a period of lower economic growth with a reduction in available investment returns. Finally, to be included in our list, a company had to have a Financial Strength rating of Average or better, and a recent stock price of at least $10 a share.

Investors seeking above-average current income, along with worthwhile three- to five-year total return potential, may find the 14 equities our screen returned of interest. Nonetheless, we would encourage subscribers to consult each company's most recent review in Rating & Reports before making new commitments. Investors should note that this is only a partial list. To see all of the stocks that our screen returned, complete with Timeliness, Safety, and Financial Strength ratings, subscribers can click here.

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Hudson City Bancorp







Teekay Corp.







World Wrestling Entertainment







Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (HCBK) operates as the holding company for Hudson City Savings Bank, which is a community and customer-oriented retail savings bank. The bank's deposit products include passbook and statement savings accounts, NOW accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, and time deposits, as well as IRA accounts and qualified retirement plans. Its loan portfolio primarily consists of one- to four-family residential first mortgage loans. The bank also offers consumer and other loans, which include fixed-rate second mortgage loans and home equity credit lines. In addition, it purchases mortgages, mortgage-backed securities, securities issued by the U.S. government and agencies, and other investments. As of November 22, 2009, the bank operated 84 full service branches in New Jersey, three branches in Suffolk County, New York, and two branches in Richmond County, New York.

Teekay Shipping Corp. (TK) provides international crude oil and petroleum product transportation services to oil companies, oil traders, and government agencies worldwide. It offers gas services, lightering services, marine storage services, offshore services, shuttle tanker services, loading services, and transportation services. As of September 30, 2009, the company's fleet (excluding vessels managed for third parties) consisted of 161 vessels, including 52 chartered-in vessels and 17 new ships on order.

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) is an integrated media and entertainment company, focused specifically on professional wrestling. The company is engaged in the development, production, and marketing of television and pay-per-view programming, and live events, as well as the licensing and sale of branded consumer products. The Live and Televised Entertainment segment is engaged in the sale of tickets to live wrestling events, merchandise at live events, television rights, pay-per-view, and video on demand programming. The Consumer Products segment sells home video products, magazines, and branded consumer products, including video games, toys, books, and other products through third party licensees. The Digital Media segment provides advertising on its Web sites, merchandising through the WWEShop Internet storefront, and various broadband and mobile services. The WWE Films segment produces and distributes feature films and other film projects.