Diary of a Dividend Diva: A Teachable Moment

Dividend investors are worried after the recent backup in rates caused important income sectors to get crushed. Utility stocks, real-estate investment trusts (REITs) and master limited partnerships (MLPs) were all hit as investors adjusted prices on securities in order to sustain the spread between the yields and fixed income rates of return.

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