1 Dividend to Buy and 1 Dividend to Sell

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The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which David Williamson, health-care editor and analyst, and Brendan Byrnes, industrials editor and analyst, discuss topics around the investing world.

In today's edition, they continue their series of looking at one dividend stock to buy and one to sell in 2012. Brendan and David discuss a health-care company to buy and an industrials company to sell. David likes Medtronic's growing and sustainable dividend, while Brendan is worried about Quad Graphics' balance sheet and its industry's prospects.

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At the time this article was published David Williamson owns mentioned here. The Motley Fool owns shares of Johnson & Johnson, Apple, Medtronic, and St. Jude Medical.Motley Fool newsletter serviceshave recommended buying shares of Apple and Johnson & Johnson, creating a bull call spread position in Apple, and creating a diagonal call position in Johnson & Johnson. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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