Episode 39: (Part 1) How Do You Know If The Dividend Is Safe?
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Imagine this: you're watching your investments grow, but then your dividend gets cut. Panic sets in. What does this mean? How will it affect your financial future? Join me in this episode of the Simply Investing Dividend Podcast as I dissect and demystify the world of dividends: from the importance of dividends to investors, indicators of a dividend cut, to the implications of a dividend reduction. In doing so, I highlight the often overlooked payout ratio and explain how to calculate dividend yields using real-life examples.
I cover the following topics in this episode:
- What are dividends?
- 2 reasons why dividends are important to you
- What happens to your investment when a dividend is cut?
- What is the payout ratio?
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