Earnings season has seen a slew of compelling stories emerge in the energy sector. To help you better understand what is happening, Fool.com contributor Tyler Crowe checks in with Motley Fool analyst Joel South about three companies he sees as strong dividend payers that should be on your watchlist. The best part about these companies? They all sport a dividend well north of 7%.

Joel South has no position in any stocks mentioned.

Fool contributor Tyler Crowe owns shares of LINN Energy, LLC.

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