Dividends make a huge impact on your overall investing returns. They can also provide solid income during your retirement years. Historically, big pharma stocks have been a great place for investors to turn to for high yields and reliable income.

But which big pharma stock is the best dividend stock of all? I looked at all of the largest drugmakers in the world, examining their dividend yields and their ability to keep the dividends flowing at current or higher levels. After reviewing all of them, my conclusion is that the best dividend stock in big pharma is (drum roll, please) AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) . Here’s why AbbVie beat out all the others.Latest Articles in