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Apr
15
Portfolio shares: Is Legal & General's 7% dividend yield too cheap to ignore?

Portfolio shares: Is Legal & General's 7% dividend yield too cheap to ignore?

Why are Legal & General shares so unloved by investors? I've been taking a look at this stock's 7% dividend yield and financial quality metrics. In my view, there's a lot to like.
10 min read
Apr
08
Q1 2022: Quality Dividend model portfolio review

Q1 2022: Quality Dividend model portfolio review

Welcome to the first quarterly review of my quality dividend model portfolio. My virtual portfolio has had a mixed start
6 min read
Apr
01
March 2022 dividend portfolio results review

March 2022 dividend portfolio results review

I review March's results and trading updates from the UK dividend shares in my quality dividend model portfolio.
11 min read
Mar
25
Portfolio shares: adding US exposure to the portfolio

Portfolio shares: adding US exposure to the portfolio

This UK share offers attractive exposure to the US market, with international growth opportunities on the side.
9 min read
Mar
18
Portfolio shares: Why I'm buying Homeserve

Portfolio shares: Why I'm buying Homeserve

Roland explains why he's decided to add Homeserve shares to his quality dividend model portfolio.
10 min read
Mar
11
Portfolio shares: Direct Line's 9% yield looks safe to me

Portfolio shares: Direct Line's 9% yield looks safe to me

FTSE 250 insurer Direct Line Insurance (LON:DLG) boasts a forecast dividend yield of 9%. I explain why the stock is a member of my model portfolio.
9 min read
Mar
04
Quality dividend model portfolio: February review

Quality dividend model portfolio: February review

I review February's results and trading updates from the UK companies in my quality dividend model portfolio. Companies covered include Air Partner, DCC and Unilever.
14 min read
Mar
02
Portfolio shares: I'm selling Central Asia Metals

Portfolio shares: I'm selling Central Asia Metals

I've decided to sell Kazakhstan-focused copper producer Central Asia Metals (LON: CAML). In this piece I explain why and outline how I plan to get my dividend system back on track.
3 min read
Feb
25
Portfolio shares: Polymetal International - why I was wrong and what I'm doing now

Portfolio shares: Polymetal International - why I was wrong and what I'm doing now

Russian gold miner Polymetal International was one of the top fallers on the London market on Thursday. Roland explains why he came to own the shares and what he's going to do next.
4 min read
Feb
18
Portfolio shares: Is Imperial Brands a classic high-yield buy?

Portfolio shares: Is Imperial Brands a classic high-yield buy?

Imperial Brands is starting to look like a turnaround that's coming good, suggests Roland Head. He explains why the stock's high yield credentials have earned it a place in his quality dividend model portfolio.
8 min read