We use cookies to improve site performance and enhance your user experience. If you'd like to disable cookies on this device, please see our cookie management page.
If you close this message or continue to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies on this devise in accordance with our cookie policy, unless you disable them.


subscriber-only content

for more website access

The content of this section is only available to Investors Chronicle online subscribers.

Seven high-yield, low-risk shares

Over the past year the market's taste for stocks offering reliable dividend income has diminished somewhat due to expectations that the interest rate cycle is set to turn. The argument that has been gaining in popularity with investors during that time is that the monetary tightening that has started in the US will continue and spread to other developed economies. This has led investors to question whether it still makes sense to pay historically high prices for dependable income stocks. Nevertheless, the high-yield, low-risk stock screen still managed to produce a decent return over the past 12 months, albeit inferior returns to the wider market, which had its performance driven by the stellar recovery in the resources sector.

subscriber-only content

visible-status-Subscription-Only story-url-HighYieldLowRisk_StockScreen_17042017.xml

By Algy Hall,
19 April 2017

Print this article

Related Companies

Advertiser reports

Register today and get...

Register today and get...
Please note terms & conditions apply