Josh Peters discusses the Fed stress test's implications for bank dividends with markets editor Jeremy Glaser.
Google and Berkshire made room for new strategies, while others got some room to maneuver this week, reports Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser.
BBH Core Select manager Tim Hartch says focusing on easy-to-understand businesses, particularly in the financials and consumer defensive sectors, helps his team avoid negative surprises.
The Fed's stress tests confirm that Wells Fargo, U.S. Bancorp, and BB&T are the best bank bets for income investors, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
Investors need to be aware of a stock's potential total return and avoid overpaying for a company that has an attractive headline yield, cautions Sanibel Captiva's Pat Dorsey.
Buffett has the discipline to guide capital back into his firm rather than use it for dividend payouts, but most companies are better off distributing excess cash to shareholders, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
Tweedy, Browne manager John Spears touches on his team's process in finding yield opportunities, and also his appreciation for Wells Fargo.
Berkshire's bet on financial firms should pay out for him in the end according to a group of Buffett authors.
The firm's many mergers have yielded some good funds, though beware the price tags.
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