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 (PEP 0.88%). 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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Coca-Cola's dividend yield is respectable but not terribly impressive. So why is Coke still one of the best dividend stocks on the Dow?
Fool contributor Anders Bylund owns shares of Google. The Motley Fool recommends Apple, Coca-Cola, Google, and PepsiCo. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Coca-Cola, Google, and PepsiCo.
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