Don't Overlook US Stocks for Income

The US is not a traditional hunting ground for income-seeking investors, but these managers say there are plenty of opportunities to be found

Holly Black 30 June, 2020 | 10:50AM

Wall Street

Investors on the prowl for income could easily overlook the US. This is a market known for its fast-growth stocks; a region where Tesla’s shares can double overnight and exciting tech stories dominate.

It's not hard to see why: the US stock market, the S&P 500, yields just 2% compared with the FTSE 100’s 4% in the UK. But for those investors willing to delve beyond the likes of Facebook and Netflix, there are far meatier dividends to be had.

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Holly Black  is Senior Editor, Morningstar.co.uk

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