Three good dividend-paying stocks to buy now

Each week, a professional investor tells MoneyWeek where he’d put his money now. This week: Charles Luke, manager, Murray Income Trust (LSE: MUT).

We have yet to see a sustained uptick in company earnings growth. But a look at the state of the global economy shows why markets have generated strong returns.

The UK recovery is proving robust, Europe has turned the corner, the US is making steady progress and emerging markets have stabilised after the wobbles of the past year.

When markets are performing well, it’s easy to be complacent. But it’s worth remembering that over the long [...]

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