NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The market's insatiable appetite for growth often puts dividend-paying companies on the back burner. Despite the allure of growth stocks, they also produce many sleepless nights, particularly in highly volatile markets. But the sentiment is beginning to shift.Concerns regarding the fiscal cliff showed the value of dividend payers as several companies rushed to accelerate payments in the interest of shareholders. Also, there are several payers that have begun to increase their growth rate, giving investors the best of both worlds.
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