Dividends are red-hot right now, and yields don't get much better than those offered by Altria (NYS: MO) and Annaly Capital (NYS: NLY) .

With that in mind, Chris Bledsoe poses a question: Which dividend is safer? In the video below, Austin chimes in with why he likes Altria's dividend better.

But don't just take one man's opinion on the matter. In this brand-new premium research report on Annaly Capital, our top finance analyst runs through everything investors need to know about the company today, as well as the future opportunities and pitfalls of their strategy. Click here now to claim your copy.

The article Safer Dividend Giant: Altria vs Annaly originally appeared on Fool.com.

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