You are viewing:-
you're reading...
1.Market Observations, 2.Strategy, 8.Was Sticky

26 Oct 2016 (AFR) – High-yield ETF caught by dividend cuts after upping stake in resources giants

(26 October 2016, AFR, p31, by Vesna Poljak)

‘Investors wrong-footed by BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto’s dividend cuts last year were not the only ones ruing their timing. One of the most popular niche exchange traded funds in the market, the Vanguard Australian Shares High Yield ETF,  had large exposure to the mining giants only for the stocks to slash dividends, unwinding their brief and ultimately misguided stint as yield stocks.’

Read more at (might need AFR login access, or try:

About robertbrain

Brainy's Share Market Toolbox. Read the honest truth about the sharemarket. Develop or fine tune your investing/trading strategies using share price charts (technical analysis), or learn about the investment strategies of others. Melbourne (Australia) based - supporting share market investors and traders to build wealth through smarter investing using my Share Market Toolbox arsenal of weapons to tackle the market.


No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: