Are Record UK Dividend Payments Sustainable?

UK companies will pay out £99 billion in dividends this year. But is this sustainable? Or just down to special dividends from the likes of Vodafone?

Emma Wall 22 July, 2014 | 11:47AM
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This article is part of Morningstar's Guide to Investing for Income

 
 
 

Emma Wall: Hello and welcome to this 'Investing for Income Special'. I'm Emma Wall and here with me today is Jamie Forbes-Wilson, Manager of AXA Framlington Blue Chip Equity Income Fund. Hello, Jamie.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
AXA Framlington UK Equity Income R £ Acc313.41 GBP-0.63Rating
HSBC Holdings PLC375.45 GBP0.00Rating
Lloyds Banking Group PLC45.43 GBP0.00Rating
Vodafone Group PLC113.26 GBP-0.47Rating

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Emma Wall  is former Senior International Editor for Morningstar

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