How Dividend Decisions Are Different Depending On The Region You Invest InAugust 18, 2014
While the world has certainly become flatter and globalization isn’t going anywhere, different regionally stock market characteristics still do exist. One such example is what management decides to do about dividends. In Asia, it seems that management is much more focused on paying a dividend while in North America management is more focused on increasing their dividend. European managers are happy to fall in between the peers when it comes to dividends while paying the highest median dividend yield to boot.