31 Jan There’s a World of Dividend Stocks Out There. And They Pay More Than U.S. Companies.
U.S. stock and bond markets gave investors much to like last year. Stocks closed 2019 with a string of records. Treasuries rallied, as investors sought havens from geopolitical storms.
The one thing they didn’t provide? Strong yield.
The S&P 500 index’s dividend yield was recently 1.80%, down from 1.92% as recently as October—and a reminder…