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Are These the 5 Best Dividend Stocks You Can Buy?

By David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer - Feb 4, 2014 at 7:00AM

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Will increased dividends give Citigroup and Regions Financial a boost?

Since the financial crisis, financial stocks like Citigroup (C -0.06%) and Regions Financial (RF 0.65%), have been paying out meager dividends – is all of that about to change? In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss how financial stocks could regain some favor with investors by way of increasing dividends.

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Stocks Mentioned

Citigroup Inc. Stock Quote
Citigroup Inc.
C
$49.75 (-0.06%) $0.03
Regions Financial Corporation Stock Quote
Regions Financial Corporation
RF
$20.15 (0.65%) $0.13
SunTrust Banks, Inc. Stock Quote
SunTrust Banks, Inc.
STI
Discover Financial Services Stock Quote
Discover Financial Services
DFS
$103.82 (-0.25%) $0.26
The Progressive Corporation Stock Quote
The Progressive Corporation
PGR
$110.99 (0.52%) $0.57

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