Investment insights from Capital Group
• Many corporate dividends are at risk for political, social and economic reasons.
• However, certain companies within industries such as consumer staples, pharmaceuticals, technology and utilities may offer greater dividend safety relative to companies in other industries
• Despite near-term risks, dividends remain an important component of total returns at a time of interest-rate cuts around the world.
Past results are not a guarantee of future results.
As at 31 March 2020. Sources: MSCI, Refinitiv Datastream, Standard & Poor's
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