CFA Institute Webinar.
What Difference Do Dividends Make?
Date: 16 February 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST. Convert to your timezone.
CE Credit: 1 CE credit
Please note that the program is free.
In a low-yield environment, dividends have become important for investors. In their article "What Difference Do Dividends Make?" published in the November/December 2016 issue of the Financial Analysts Journal, C. Mitchell Conover, CFA, CIPM, Gerald R. Jensen, CFA, and Marc W. Simpson, CFA, investigated whether investing in high-dividend-paying stocks increase portfolio performance and then tested the effect of dividend levels on a number of investment styles and strategies. Join Conover as he discusses the results from his research and highlights the practical implications for investors.
Mitchell Conover, Ph.D., CFA, CIPM, is an associate professor in finance at the University of Richmond. His research has been cited in the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Barron's. Professor Conover's research has appeared in the Financial Analyst Journal, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business, Journal of Portfolio Management, and numerous other journals. He is a FINRA securities arbitrator and a member of the CFA Digest Editorial Board.
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