Persimmon yields 13.8%, but can you trust it to deliver?
Persimmon new-build houses
Share tips

Persimmon yields 13.8%, but can you trust it to deliver?

With a dividend yield of 13.8%, Persimmon looks like a highly attractive prospect for income investors. But that sort of yield can also indicate a com…
8 Nov 2022
4 investment trusts to buy yielding up to 12%
Wind turbines
Investment trusts

4 investment trusts to buy yielding up to 12%

Widening discounts present a buying opportunity for these four high-yielding investment trusts
7 Nov 2022
3 dividend stocks to buy yielding more than 7%
Man with stock charts
Share tips

3 dividend stocks to buy yielding more than 7%

Three dividend stocks on the market right now for income and growth.
2 Nov 2022
The ten highest dividend yields in the FTSE 100
London Stock Exchange
Income investing

The ten highest dividend yields in the FTSE 100

With blue-chip profits surging, 2022 could be a record year for FTSE 100 cash returns. Here are the 10 stocks with the highest dividend yields in the …
25 Oct 2022
The top ten dividend stocks in the FTSE 250
Bunelm shop © Alamy
Share tips

The top ten dividend stocks in the FTSE 250

The average FTSE 250 dividend yield is around 4%, but many stocks yield much more. Rupert Hargreaves picks the best FTSE 250 stocks for income investo…
25 Aug 2022
The ten investment trusts with the highest dividend yields
Investment trusts

The ten investment trusts with the highest dividend yields

Investment trusts are one of the best ways to participate in the stockmarket, and the way they are structured means they can maintain their dividends …
18 Aug 2022
Are GSK’s legal troubles a threat to the firm’s survival?
Biotech stocks

Are GSK’s legal troubles a threat to the firm’s survival?

Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline is facing legal action over heartburn drug Zantac that has seen billions wiped off its market value. Rupert Hargr…
16 Aug 2022
Cover of MoneyWeek magazine issue no 1022, Friday 23 October 2020

Subscribe to MoneyWeek and get your first six issues FREE

Subscribe to MoneyWeek now and get your first six magazine issues absolutely FREE
Aviva: One for income investors to tuck away
Share tips

Aviva: One for income investors to tuck away

Insurance giant Aviva is one of the highest yielding stocks in the FTSE 100 – and it’s cheap, too, making it a tempting target for income investors. R…
10 Aug 2022
Is abrdn’s eye-catching 9.2% dividend yield sustainable?
Share tips

Is abrdn’s eye-catching 9.2% dividend yield sustainable?

Shares in investment manager abrdn currently yield 9.2%. Generally speaking, says Rupert Hargreaves, it pays to be sceptical of very high dividend yie…
9 Aug 2022
Three stocks to provide income and growth in good times and bad
Share tips

Three stocks to provide income and growth in good times and bad

Professional investor Matthew Page of the Guinness Global Innovators fund picks three resilient stocks that should pay predictable dividends that grow…
5 Aug 2022
A retail bond for income investors with a 6.5% yield
Corporate bonds

A retail bond for income investors with a 6.5% yield

This new issue from LendInvest could be attractive to income seekers willing to take some risk.
29 Jul 2022
The ten highest dividend yields on Aim
Income investing

The ten highest dividend yields on Aim

Rupert Hargreaves picks the highest-paying dividend stocks on Aim, London’s junior market for small and medium-sized growth companies.
21 Jul 2022
Where to find insurance against falling markets
Share tips

Where to find insurance against falling markets

Stockmarkets have fallen, but they could have a way to fall yet. Merryn Somerset Webb explains where to find insurance against valuations falling well…
18 Jul 2022
Five real estate investment trusts for income and inflation protection
Investment trusts

Five real estate investment trusts for income and inflation protection

Real estate investment trusts (Reits) are a good way to earn income from property. Here, Rupert Hargreaves picks five of the best to buy now.
13 Jul 2022
Phoenix Group’s 8.5% dividend yield looks here to stay
Share tips

Phoenix Group’s 8.5% dividend yield looks here to stay

At a forecast 8.5%, Financial services group Phoenix, has one of the highest dividend yields in the FTSE 100. And it has all the hallmarks of a great …
8 Jul 2022
M&G offers a solid 10.1% yield – but future growth is uncertain
Share tips

M&G offers a solid 10.1% yield – but future growth is uncertain

Financial services group M&G has one of the highest dividend yields in the FTSE 100. But it’s a complicated company, and a tough one to analyse, says …
4 Jul 2022
The income investor’s dilemma
Income investing

The income investor’s dilemma

Pay attention to dividend growth as well as initial yield when picking income trusts, says Max King.
4 Jul 2022
How to boost your income as dividends come back in fashion
Income investing

How to boost your income as dividends come back in fashion

Dividends are back in fashion. But how do you go about building an income-generating portfolio?
4 Jul 2022
How to find the best dividend stocks
Income investing

How to find the best dividend stocks

Stocks that pay dividends tend to outperform the market over the long run - as well as providing an income. Here, Rupert Hargreaves explains the best …
28 Jun 2022
Investing for income? Here are six investment trusts to buy now
Share tips

Investing for income? Here are six investment trusts to buy now

For many savers and investors, income is getting hard to find. But it's not impossible to find, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Here, she picks six investm…
14 Jun 2022
Three unloved income stocks with rising dividends
Share tips

Three unloved income stocks with rising dividends

Professional investor Charles Glasse of the Waverton European Dividend Growth Fund picks three unloved stocks that could produce market-beating return…
9 Jun 2022
Six high-yielding funds for income investors to buy now
Share tips

Six high-yielding funds for income investors to buy now

Rising interest rates are starting to make many popular income funds look less than attractive. Here, David Stevenson picks six that should weather th…
24 May 2022