Although the economy needs to improve before the Fed raises key rates, some dividend payers might act as good hedges amid higher rates, while others have something to lose, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
Investors need to be aware of a stock's potential total return and avoid overpaying for a company that has an attractive headline yield, cautions Sanibel Captiva's Pat Dorsey.
Five stats from the market and the stories behind them. This week: A 3,000 euro limit in Cyprus, Buffett takes 10 million shares, and BlackBerry 10 hits a respectable 1 million units sold.
Policymakers and corporate leaders arrived at decision points this week.
Its wide moat comes from its networks; its overvaluation comes from hopes of a buyout.
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