The following video is part of our "Better Dividend Buy" series. In this edition, senior tech analyst Eric Bleeker and tech and media analyst Andrew Tonner weigh two of the biggest champions of the technology industry: Intel and Microsoft. While both are strong payers yielding at least 3%, Eric thinks Intel is the stronger of the two choices, because, as a hardware player, it can profit from PC growth areas where Microsoft's software is heavily pirated. With China now the world's largest PC market, until Microsoft can better combat 95% piracy rates, its top line will trail Intel's growth.
For those on the quest for great new dividend stock ideas, we invite you to take a look at the dividend stocks in a free report from The Motley Fool called "Secure Your Future With 11 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks." Hundreds of thousands have requested access to our dividend-special free reports, and now you can access this one today at no cost. To get instant access to the names of these 11 high yielders, simply click here -- it's free.
At the time thisarticle was published Eric Bleekerand Andrew Tonner own shares of no companies listed above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Microsoft, Intel, and Apple and has bought calls on Intel.Motley Fool newsletter serviceshave recommended buying shares of Microsoft, Intel, and Apple and creating bull call spread positions in Apple, Microsoft, and Intel. 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.
Copyright © 1995 - 2011 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.