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High Yield George Soros Stocks: FTR, AINV, ELNK, HPT, CTL, MPW

We have reviewed the stocks that George Soros keeps buying and keeps selling. These are the stocks with the highest yield in his portfolio: Frontier Communication, Apollo Investment Corp., Hospitality Properties Trust, CenturyLink, Medical Properties.

Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) -- Yield = 9.5%

The yield of Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) stocks is 9.5%. Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR), formerly Citizens Communications Company, is a full-service communications provider and one of the largest rural local exchange telephone companies in the country. Frontier Communications Corp. has a market cap of $7.9 billion; its shares were traded at around $7.95 with a P/E ratio of 16.5 and P/S ratio of 2.1. The dividend yield of Frontier Communications Corp. stocks is 9.5%. Frontier Communications Corp. had an annual average earnings growth of 2.9% over the past 10 years.

George Soros owns 2,102,205 shares as of 12/31/2010, an increase of 158.22% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.27% of the $7.69 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. Prem Watsa owns 18,620,000 shares as of 12/31/2010, which accounts for

Over the past week FTR Director Mark S Shapiro bought 12,200 shares of FTR stock at the average price of 8.17. Mark S Shapiro owns at least 25,200 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 2.69% since. Director David H Ward bought 5,360 shares of FTR stock on 12/10/2010 at the average price of 9.33. The price of the stock has decreased by 14.79% since.

Apollo Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AINV) -- Yield = 9.2%

The yield of Apollo Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AINV) stocks is 9.2%. Apollo Investment Corporation is a closed-end investment company that has elected to be treated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Apollo Investment Corp. has a market cap of $2.36 billion; its shares were traded at around $12.07 with a P/E ratio of 12.1 and P/S ratio of 7. The dividend yield of Apollo Investment Corp. stocks is 9.2%. Apollo Investment Corp. had an annual average earnings growth of 21.7% over the past 5 years.

George Soros bought 10,900 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2010, which is less than 0.01% of the $7.69 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. Apollo Investment is also in the portfolios of David Dreman d David Williams of Columbia Value and Restructuring Fund.

Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE:HPT) -- Yield = 7.9%

The yield of Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE:HPT) stocks is 7.9%. Hospitality Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust. Hospitality Properties Trust has a market cap of $2.81 billion; its shares were traded at around $22.73 with a P/E ratio of 7 and P/S ratio of 2.5. The dividend yield of Hospitality Properties Trust stocks is 7.9%. Hospitality Properties Trust had an annual average earnings growth of 2.2% over the past 10 years.

George Soros bought 9,900 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2010, which is less than 0.01% of the $7.69 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. Richard Pzena owns 2,956,784 shares as of 12/31/2010, an increase of 38.52% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.61% of the $11.1 billion portfolio of Pzena Investment Management LLC.

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) -- Yield = 7.2%

The yield of CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) stocks is 7.2%. CenturyTel, Inc. is a regional diversified communications company engaged primarily in providing local exchange telephone services and wireless telephone communications services. Centurylink Inc. has a market cap of $12.24 billion; its shares were traded at around $40.35 with a P/E ratio of 11.8 and P/S ratio of 1.7. The dividend yield of Centurylink Inc. stocks is 7.2%. Centurylink Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 5.2% over the past 10 years.

George Soros owns 286,895 shares as of 12/31/2010, a decrease of 81.42% of from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.17% of the $7.69 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. Renowned value investorMario Gabelli owns 246,024 shares as of 12/31/2010, a decrease of 25.01% of from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.04% of the $26.72 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors.

Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) -- Yield = 7%

The yield of Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) stocks is 7%. Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a Birmingham, Alabama based self-advised real estate investment trust formed to capitalize on the changing trends in healthcare delivery by acquiring and developing net-leased healthcare facilities. Medical Properties Trust Inc. has a market cap of $1.28 billion; its shares were traded at around $11.43 with a P/E ratio of 17.1 and P/S ratio of 10.5. The dividend yield of Medical Properties Trust Inc. stocks is 7%. Medical Properties Trust Inc. had an annual average earnings growth of 6.7% over the past 5 years.

George Soros bought 13,800 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2010, which is less than 0.01% of the $7.69 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. John Keeley owns 48,100 shares as of 12/31/2010, an increase of 24.32% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.01% of the $6.25 billion portfolio of Keeley Fund Management.

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