As the trade war between the U.S. and China has become front-page news again, another potential problem is still waiting in the wings. We’re talking about Brexit. The United Kingdom’s own trade worries and decision to leave the European Union has become an interesting mess in its own right. And with continued delays and deadlines rearing, many investors have fled U.K. stocks en masse.
However, for bold investors – especially those looking for big dividends – the current malaise in the United Kingdom could be a once in a lifetime opportunity.
Yes, there is plenty of risk ahead of any Brexit decision/deal. However, many of the world’s multinationals reside in the nation, with sales extending far beyond the E.U.’s borders. For forward-thinking investors, stocks in the U.K. could still be a big bargain.
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