Philip Morris among leaders in Morningstar's top 10 dividend stocks

|About: Philip Morris Internationa... (PM)|By:, SA News Editor

Morningstar's Ultimate Stock Pickers latest list of top 10 dividend yielding stocks is led by Philip Morris (PM), "a cash-generating machine... fortified by a bevy of powerful brands, a global manufacturing and distribution system, and... an addictive product set."

While 2014 is seen as an investment spending year at McDonald's (MCD), at least one analyst was reassured by the recent analyst day presentation which balanced discussions about growth and capacity initiatives with talk about returning value to shareholders.

Other selections: GSK, VOD, LLY, COP, INTC, MRK, UN, CVE.