Searching for Dividend Yield From Your Stock Mutual Funds

    by John Markese

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    With more individuals retiring or looking for ways to supplement their income, and with interest rates near a decade’s low point, many mutual fund investors are on a quest for yield.

    What specifically is “yield”?

    Yield is income, and if income is divided by your investment’s market value, it can be expressed as a percentage of investment. That is yield. Simple.

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