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MOST READ: The top 20 FTSE 350 dividend paying stocks, why investors are failing to benefit from fund returns and the outlook for gold

Emma Wall 24 July, 2017 | 8:48AM

What are investors reading this week? Top content on includes the best paying dividend stocks, why stock valuations do not matter for long term investors and the outlook for commodity prices.

Top 20 FTSE 350 Dividend Paying Stocks

UPDATED JUNE 2017: Dividend payments are expected to total £85bn in 2017. We reveal the top 20 dividend paying stocks in the FTSE 350

Top 20 FTSE 100 Dividend Paying Stocks

THE INCOME INVESTOR: The largest companies in the UK source their revenues internationally, meaning your dividend stream is boosted by global economic growth

Why are Investors Failing to Benefit from Fund Returns?

A Morningstar research paper shows there is a gap between fund returns and those enjoyed by investors - is herd mentality to blame?

What is a Fund?

Funds are suitable for investors who do not have the time or expertise to construct and monitor a portfolio themselves. We go back to basics and explain all

Infrastructure Offers Alternative Income Stream

The UK Government has announced £6.6bn of contracts for the new High Speed 2 rail link this week - how can investors get a slice of the action?

Hobson: The Market is Wrong About Sports Direct

THE WEEK: Sports Direct shares have bounced following good year-end results. But Morningstar columnist Rodney Hobson is unconvinced

Why Stock Prices Don't Matter for Long Term Investors

Investing for the long term? Ignore valuations says Tilney's CIO Christopher Godding, the best returns come from inflation and dividend yield

Outlook: Iron Ore, Steel and Gold

Morningstar equity analysts consider miner share prices as overvalued as commodity prices have cooled

Your Guide to Sustainable Investing

Want to secure a sustainable source of income and returns? Look beneath the hood of your fund holdings to see how they score on environmental, social and governance factors

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About Author Emma Wall

Emma Wall  is Senior Editor for