We examine why yields are so high and how to check for income sustainability
Thursday 23 May 2019 Author: Ian Conway
Approximately one quarter of the FTSE 100 is yielding 6% or more, according to analyst forecasts collated by SharePad. This seems unusually high and begs the question: are UK stocks simply very cheap or are investors pricing in very bad news for many of the biggest companies? In last week’s Editor’s View column we asked why income investors had fallen out of love with a large number of UK...