1 Dividend to Buy, 1 Dividend to Sell

The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which Andrew Tonner, technology editor and analyst, and Brendan Byrnes, Industrials editor and analyst, discuss topics around the investing world.

In a continuation of our series, two of the Fool's analysts talk about one dividend to buy and one dividend to sell in 2012. Brendan likes Eaton for its solid and steady dividend, and its increasing presence in international growth markets. Andrew dislikes Nokia for its unsustainable dividend and inability to compete with the smartphone duopoly in the United States.

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