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The 3 safest dividends in the S&P

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by Carla Pasternak, editor High Yield Investing

Carla PasternakI've taken a look at every dividend-payer in the S&P 500 to find the safest yields available right now.

I started my search with all the stocks in the S&P 500 that yield above 5%. I then looked at these 19 issues to assess their earnings power and dividend coverage.

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