Top Fund Managers' 5 Global Stock Picks

We asked five top global equity fund managers which stocks they have been buying recently

David Brenchley 14 February, 2018 | 7:23AM

McDonalds' franchise model allows it to consistently grow dividends and buy back shares. Global equity stock picks

UK investors tend to have a home bias when it comes to stock selection. But with a falling market, and continued Brexit uncertainty, it could be time to consider a more global outlook.

Global funds have a much larger addressable universe in which to find stocks and while UK blue chips are prized for their income-paying capabilities, some global firms also have impressive dividend records. Take 3M (MMM), a firm that has not cut its payout in 101 years and has raised it for over 60.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
3M Co152.85 USD0.00
Capita PLC37.92 GBP0.00
Dillard's Inc Class A23.74 USD0.00
Ferrovial SA23.21 EUR0.00
M&G Global Listed Infras GBP A Acc125.28 GBP-0.54
McDonald's Corp184.88 USD0.00
Mid Wynd International Inv Tr PLC O Inc658.04 GBP0.77
Sonic Healthcare Ltd30.90 AUD0.00
Stonehage Flmg GlbBest IdeasEq C GBP Inc253.13 GBP-0.03
TB Evenlode Global Income B GBP Acc1.25 GBP-0.50
Toyota Industries Corp5,460.00 JPY0.00

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