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6 Stocks Top Dividend Managers Have Been Buying

Managers from American Century, ClearBridge, and Blackrock have picked up energy stocks, IT plays, and an underappreciated retailer.

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Stock ideas can come from a lot of different places--financial news programs and websites, newspapers, our neighbors. Some of those ideas are worth investigating further; others, not so much. It all depends on the quality of the source.

Occasionally on, we take a look at some of the stocks our Medalist Managers bought during the previous quarter. After all, Morningstar knows who the good money managers in the fund industry are, and we think these managers qualify as high-qualilty sources of stock ideas. So it's only natural that we peek into the portfolios of some of the best, reveal their recent purchases, and then share what our equity analysts think of these ideas today.

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