Business

These 2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Are Attractively Valued and Provide Growth Upside to Boot, Says Morgan Stanley

Do you love dividends? Of course you do — and rightly so! In a recent study conducted by Mike Wilson, Chief Investment Officer at Morgan Stanley, the analysis focused on the performance of dividend-paying stocks compared to non-dividend-paying stocks since the year 2000. The historical data underscores a compelling trend: dividend-paying stocks consistently outperform non-dividend […]

Business

Best years ahead for Hong Kong retail industry as patience needed for post-Covid recovery, Wharf group says

Hong Kong’s retailing industry will need more time to recover its high-water mark from a decade ago after the Covid-19 pandemic resulted in years of isolation and disrupted consumer spending habits, according to the Wharf group, a major retail and commercial landlord in the city. Sales values have risen this year by almost a fifth […]

World

‘Geopolitical tension’ a major threat to climate action: IEA chief

MADRID – The International Energy Agency (IEA) said Monday that nations need to set aside “geopolitical tensions” and fight for greater international cooperation in order to advance the struggle against climate change. “The 1.5 deg C target” agreed in Paris in 2015 is “still within reach” but it faces “many challenges” the energy watchdog’s boss […]