Share buybacks came close to eclipsing dividends last year.
abrdn favours high dividend stocks
Economic recovery and higher cash levels will boost dividend pay-outs this year, believes the asset manager.
JPMAM makes case for income stocks
Corporate earnings are recovering, and earnings and dividends growth are highly correlated, according to JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM).
Unmasking the dividend opportunity
Recent headlines may highlight cutbacks in payouts, but the global universe of dividend-paying stocks is vast and diversified with a long track record of growth.
BNPP Wealth: take more risk in 2020
Global bond yields are expected to be low and the wealth manager recommends tilting toward dividend-paying equities.
Global dividends hit Q1 record
Payments rose an underlying 7.8% in the first quarter year-on-year to $263.3bn, led by North American companies, according to the latest Janus Henderson Global Dividend Index report.
The problem with growth investing
Investors may find better opportunities in dividend-paying companies than growth stocks, argues Newton IM’s Nick Clay.
Asia dividend growth falls: Report
In Q3, global dividends set a record 5.1% growth, but Asia-Pacific ex-Japan dropped 8.8% — and corresponding funds followed.
Trade war impact overblown, says Matthews Asia
Don’t hold strong concerns about tariffs, says Robert Horrocks, chief investment officer of Matthews Asia.
Report: Asian dividends jump 30% in Q2
Asia led globally with the highest dividend payouts year-on-year in Q2, with Singapore and Hong Kong dividends soaring.