Consistency in equity income investing
Several high-profile blow ups in the equity income space have put the sector under the spotlight. For an investment style centred on generating reliable returns, the volatile performance of many funds within the sector is disturbing. Ultimately, consistency is borne out of discipline, and in their latest article Royal London Asset Management's Martin Cholwill and Richard Marwood talk about how sticking to a strategy even through challenging markets, has served them and their investors well.
Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and may go down as well as up and investors may not get back the amount originally invested. The views expressed are the author’s own and do not constitute investment advice.