3 reasons not to dump your dividends

BlackRock
By June 3, 2019 16:38

3 reasons not to dump your dividends

Thinking it’s time to hit sell on your dividend strategy? Think again. First of a two-part series.

It’s no secret that with the Global Financial Crisis came the widespread decline of interest rates. Some countries even saw rates pushed into negative territory. So what’s an income-oriented investor to do? With an attractive, reliable stream of income no longer available from traditional fixed income investments, many investors looked to dividend-oriented strategies to fill this void. In fact, these strategies have seen over 121 BN USD in net flows from the beginning of 2009 through April 30, 2019[1]. That’s over 10 BN USD in net flows per year! But with bond yields gradually increasing and the rise in stock prices since the Global Financial Crisismany investors are left wondering whether now is the time to hit the sell button on their beloved dividend investments. Can dividend strategies still play a role in

BlackRock
By June 3, 2019 16:38

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