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What Makes Coca-Cola a Top Dow Dividend Stock?

Dividends can make you rich, and Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO  ) is one of the healthiest dividend payers on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI  ) .

But Coke's 2.9% yield is not dramatically stronger than the 2.6% Dow average or the 2.8% you'll find at archrival PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP  ) . So what sets Coca-Cola's dividend apart from Pepsi or from other Dow stocks? In the video below, Fool analyst Anders Bylund explains why Coca-Cola's dividend ranks among the best of the best.

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Anders Bylund
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Anders Bylund is a Foolish Technology and Entertainment Specialist. Where the two markets intersect, you'll find his wheelhouse. He has been an official Fool since 2006 but a jester all his life.

Hypoallergenic. Contains six flavors not found in nature. Believes in coyotes and time as an abstract.

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