This Is How U.K. Stocks Are Beating the Rest of EuropeBy
U.K. stocks may be trailing their European peers in share-price performance, but their dividend yield is best-in-class. The FTSE 100’s estimated dividend yield exceeds that of other major Western European indexes. The benchmark U.K. index has a high concentration of energy and utility companies, which are among the best dividend payers. For more market commentary, see the MLIV blog.