Steve Forbes Interviews Dividend Guru Bill Priest of Epoch Investment Partners
Priest discusses his 9% solution which is his belief that at best the equity markets offer a 6% to 8% return. His strategy shoots for 9% as he tries to beat the market using a dividend-focused method.
Core to his method is a portfolio that receives a 4.5% cash dividend, earnings growth of 3% and share buybacks/debt reductions making up the rest.
Tickers in the article:
- High Yield Dividend Stocks in Gurus' Portfolio
- Top dividend stocks of Warren Buffett
- Top dividend stocks of George Soros