Investor Views: "I’m Not Interested in Less than 3% Yield"

Private investor Stewart Munro tells Morningstar how he has structured his investments to ensure a steady income for both him and his son

Emma Simon 15 July, 2015 | 7:30AM

Stewart Munro’s primary objective as an investor is to ensure his portfolio generates sufficient income to support both him and his son.

For income I like buying shares and investment trusts

Munro has been a carer for his son, Hector, who has severe autism, for the last 20 years. Since his wife, who was the main earner, died six years ago, he has been living off the proceeds of his investment portfolio.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Cineworld Group PLC69.62 GBX19.21
City of London Ord332.00 GBX2.00
Edinburgh Investment Ord452.50 GBX2.61
Sainsbury (J) PLC182.50 GBX-0.35

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Emma Simon

Emma Simon  is a financial journalist, specialising in investment and consumer issues, writing for Morningstar.co.uk

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