DTE Energy Company (NYSE:DTE) offers investors an enviable 3.6% dividend yield – but not all dividend stocks are created equal. The world of utilities is undergoing an energy revolution, and income investors need to take a closer look to see whether DTE Energy Company's dividend is set to soar or stumble.

In the slideshow below, I'll review three of the most important indicators for dividend stocks: distribution history, cash flow, and the business itself. DTE Energy Company has some healthy offerings on the table, but its also got some skeletons in its corporate closet.

Check out the slideshow below to get the full review on DTE Energy Company and its delectable dividend.

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