Market Roundup
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Last fall, it was all about the “FANG” stocks. Now, yield leaders (and gold) are having their day in the sun.

Just look at a stock like Verizon Communications (VZ). The megacap landline and mobile telecommunications company sports an indicated dividend yield of 4.3%, and it’s vastly outperforming the market, up more than 12% so far this year. Competitor AT&T (T) yields 5.1%, and it’s showing year-to-date gains of more than 9%.

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