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While the S&P 500's dividend yield has hovered around 2%, the more-volatile buyback yield has been consistently higher in recent years, making the total yield near 5%.
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This handful of well-run companies can withstand energy price volatility and continue paying out dividends, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
Top managers continue to focus on higher-quality dividend -paying stocks in a fully valued market.
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