those existing Treasuries will be heading south if rates go up. Secondly, it's only a loss if you sell.
And you also get a fed tax benefit on dividends depending on your tax bracket.
and return to the dividend amounts that they were paying before the crash
that may be part of the reason...other reasons frothy market and I think others feel Vodafone deal will be too costly to T
seems like a lot of people would know in advance when a stock is going to be added or deleted from S and P.
Not complaining about the run up but high volume before announcement mmmmmmm