5 Global Stocks for Income Investors

Global funds looking to produce an income stream for investors are increasingly looking away from UK and US firms. Here a quintet of dividend payers from overseas

David Brenchley 4 September, 2018 | 2:28PM

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Not long ago, it could be argued so-called 'global' equity income funds were just a blend of the blue-chip UK and US stock markets, with companies listed in those two jurisdictions holding a disproportional weighting in sector funds.

Latterly, however, these funds have had the opportunity to move away from these highly concentrated income-producing areas. The global dividend index tracked by Janus Henderson Investors shows global dividends have soared over 80% since 2009, when the index began.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Airbus SE103.40 EUR0.00
Artemis Global Income I Inc1.07 GBP-0.01
AstraZeneca PLC7,380.00 GBP0.00
British American Tobacco PLC2,901.00 GBP0.00
Fidelity Global Dividend W Acc276.90 GBP0.18
JPMorgan Global Growth & Income Ord430.99 GBP-0.23
Microsoft Corp260.74 USD0.00
Murray International Ord1,240.12 GBP1.15
Novartis AG80.87 CHF0.00
Pfizer Inc38.57 USD0.00
Royal Dutch Shell PLC B1,350.20 GBP0.00
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd610.00 TWD0.00
Veritas Global Equity Income A GBP198.83 GBP0.41

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David Brenchley

David Brenchley  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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