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Dividends vs. Buybacks: Why Goldman Sachs Predicts a Banner Year of Dividend Growth

This year continues to be a tough one for investors to navigate. From geopolitical worries and economic issues to rising interest rates, income seekers and investors have been at a loss when it comes to finding a foothold with their portfolios. But for one investment bank, the choice has become clear.

Dividends will matter in a big way.

According to Goldman Sachs, this year could be the year of dividend growth and investors should focus their attention there. With buybacks set to slow down, dividend growth could be the best way to get a solid total return out of your portfolio. And luckily, there are plenty of ways to add a touch of dividend growth to do just that.

Goldman’s April Note on Dividends

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Focusing on Dividends Over Buybacks

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