The Best High-Yield Picks for Dividend Investors
As Phil Gramm notes in a recent, excellent Wall Street Journal essay: “During the average recovery since World War II, gross domestic product (GDP) surpassed the pre-recession high five quarters after the recession began. It has never taken longer than seven quarters. Yet today, after 11 quarters, GDP is still below what it was in the fourth quarter of 2007.”
Put another way, if you believe the rally is here to stay and that it’s smooth sailing for our economy as the recovery takes shape — think again. Investors need to continue to be cautious and seek out low-risk, high-yield dividend stocks as a way to insulate their portfolio.
To help you hunker down, here are five top dividend stocks to buy now…
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