A worker polishes a diesel engine at the Cummins Seymour Engine Plant in Seymour, Indiana.
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In a world of falling and even negative interest rates, investors are searching high and low for yield.
Companies with high and stable dividends are a good place to look, but there are some traps investors can fall into when sorting through these names. In volatile market conditions or an economic downturn, it’s hard for companies to sustain a high dividend with…