Fearing stock market rout, investors seek shelter in dependable dividends

Business News July 1, 2019 / 11:21 AM / Updated 4 hours ago Fearing stock market rout, investors seek shelter in dependable dividends Helen Reid 5 Min Read LONDON (Reuters) - Defensive equity strategies focused on high payouts and steady earnings have gained in popularity this year as investors flock to safety, worried the biggest stock market rally in decades is about to come crashing down. The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, April 12, 2019. REUTERS/Staff

LONDON (Reuters) – Defensive equity strategies focused on high payouts and steady earnings have gained in popularity this year as investors flock to safety, worried the biggest stock market rally in decades is about to come crashing down. Investors have piled into defensive sectors, which generate higher dividends and have steady revenue streams, for the […]

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