S&P 500 Stocks Are Paying 2.1% in Dividends

6:20 PM ET Thu, 31 May 2012

Tim Leach, Chief Investment Officer, U.S. Bank Wealth Management Group says the average dividend yield of companies in the S&P 500 Index today is 2.1 percent, compared to a payout of 1.75 percent in 10-Year Treasurys. He likes technology, financial and healthcare stocks.