BALTIMORE ( Stockpickr) -- To paraphrase Charles Dickens, it's the best of times and the worst of times for income investors right now.Yes, dividends have clearly caught investors' attention in the last few years, fetching the highest dividend yields for the S&P 500 in two decades -- and the record corporate profits to back up those payouts. But that income is streaming in at a time when the Federal Reserve has effectively pinned interest rates at zero and inflation rates above 2%, creating a toxic rate for savers who want to get exposure to fixed income investments.
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