Better Dow Dividend: Coke vs. McDonald's


The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEX: ^DJI) is packed with great dividends, and two of the best are Coca-Cola (NYS: KO) and McDonald's (NYS: MCD) .

But which one is better? Austin Smith and Chris Bledsoe provide some insight about which dividend rock star is a better buy today.

After making investors rich in 2011, McDonald's has been one of the worst-performing blue chip stocks this year. Our top analyst on the company will tell you whether you should be worried by this trend, and he'll shed light on whether McDonald's is a buy at today's prices. Click here now to read our premium research report on the company.

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