7. Lockheed Martin: Yield 4.2%.

Lockheed Martin (LMT, news)is a military contractor, with about 85% of its sales coming from the U.S. government. The Bethesda, Md., company provides aeronautics, surveillance systems, satellites and other products, as well as engineering and information services.

8. Paychex: 4.6% yield.

Paychex (PAYX, news)provides payroll, human resources and benefits outsourcing for small and midsize businesses. The Rochester, N.Y., company has about 535,000 clients in the United States.

9. Pearson: 3.6% yield.

Pearson (PSO, news)is a publisher of newspapers, books and educational materials. The London company is the world's biggest textbook publisher. It owns the Financial Times daily newspaper and half of the weekly Economist magazine. Book brands include Penguin and Viking.

10. United Parcel Service: 3.2% yield.

United Parcel Service (UPS, news)is the world's largest package-delivery company. It operates in 220 countries, making some 15 million deliveries a day.

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11. STMicroelectronics: 5.9% yield.

STMicroelectronics (STM, news)makes semiconductors and sells them to manufacturers in the automotive, communications, consumer electronics and industrial sectors.

12. Cinemark Holdings: 4.4% yield.

Cinemark Holdings (CNK, news)operates movie theaters in 40 states and several Latin American countries. Its 430 theaters show movies on more than 4,900 screens.

This article was reported by Matt Schifrin for Forbes.com.