UK Dividends in "Good Shape" Despite Brexit Uncertainty

Henderson's Laura Foll, manager of Lowland Investment Company, is bullish on the income picture for UK plc despite political uncertainty

David Brenchley 21 February, 2019 | 2:27PM

dividends, UK dividends, FTSE 100, FTSE All-Share, dividend yield, sterling, UK stock market, Brexit

UK company dividends are safer than they have been for a number of years, according to Janus Henderson’s Laura Foll. She says the high-yielding UK stock market is looking particularly attractive for income seekers.

The FTSE All-Share currently yields 4.6% - a pretty good starting point. Estimates for dividend growth this year stand at around 8%. “That makes the market look pretty attractive,” Foll ventures.

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