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Market Investing - Dividends

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Market Investing - Dividends

Market Investing - Dividends

Market Investing - Dividends

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Investors wary of the slide of stock prices on Wall Street are turning to a more traditional way of making money on the market — dividends. Some large companies eliminated these direct-payment investment plans during the stock boom of the 1990s. But some experts say dividends are creeping back into style. NPR's Scott Horsley reports.