In a world of historically low interest rates, investors would be wise to look out for dividend stocks offering solid — but stable — dividend yields.
Healthy dividend stocks have the potential to:
Offer a plump income stream in both good times and bad times.
Provide much-needed diversification to growth-oriented portfolios.
Outperform the S&P 500 over the long haul.
Today, let’s take a look at three dividend plays that represent sizeable positions in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust.