What's Risen Faster Than Inflation? Dividends

Jul. 07, 2021 1:45 AM ETDGRO, IGRO4 Comments
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  • A one-two punch threatening income investors: rising inflation and low interest rates.
  • Dividends have historically grown faster than inflation and can help investors outpace inflation.
  • ETFs focused on dividend-growth stocks can help income-seeking investors diversify sources of income and seek long-term returns.

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By Daniel Prince, CFA, and Robert Hum, CAIA

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