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Dividend stocks, hot this year, may get even hotter thanks to the Federal Reserve

Philip van Doorn
Dividend stocks, hot this year, may get even hotter thanks to the Federal Reserve

DEEP DIVE Dividend stocks, which have performed well this year, may get another boost if the Federal Reserve cuts interest rates. With lower rates, income-seeking investors could use dividend stocks more than ever, and growth investors may also be interested because declining low interest rates prop up prices of higher-yielding stocks.