Policy and valuation factors have contributed to higher dividend yields on overseas investments, but currency exposure and withholding taxes could take a bite out of your total return, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
This ETF has been battered by the decline in energy prices and weakness in emerging markets.
iShares Global Infrastructure provides a broad, inexpensive way to invest in global infrastructure.
The U.K. will remain a good hunting ground for dividend-paying stocks even if Scotland decides to become independent, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
This ETF holds the infrastructure firms that create the backbone of society--toll roads, ports, railroads, water and sewer systems, and power generation.
Utilities show no signs of slowing down with yields that look as good as ever.
Our top utility picks during periods of inflation, deflation, or stagflation.
Final environmental regulations give utilities near-term certainty but no comfort.
Regulated utilities could be hit hard by inflation, while diversified firms have long-term value that the market refuses to recognize.
Fast-approaching environmental regulation could reshape the utilities sector.