BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Investors, ravenous for reliable returns given the sketchy economic outlook, are gobbling up dividend stocks and dividend-focused mutual funds this year. That means high-yielding shares may continue to rise.Indicative of investors' current interest in yield, both bond and dividend-focused equity mutual funds are being flooded with cash, while other fund categories are suffering outflows.
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