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Bonds Look Morbid When Compared To These Dividend Stocks

|Includes:AFL, COP, GIS, JNJ, KO, McDonald's Corporation (MCD), MMM, PG, UTX

Even hibernating bears know that bonds have essentially been dead money over the last year, or so. Interest rates are ridiculously low and not likely to improve any time soon given the anemic U.S. economy and European financial concerns. What's done is done, so what should we expect to earn from bonds in the future? Consider these two scenarios:

Stocks: MCD, UTX, KO, MMM, AFL, GIS, PG, JNJ, COP