6 Large Cap Dividend Stocks That Institutional Investors Are Buying
By Dividendinvestr:Financial institutions, like pension funds and hedge funds, tend to be risk-averse. They may take some risks but those risks are carefully hedged and well-researched. As such, keeping an eye on what institutional investors are buying can be a great strategy for do-it-yourself investors looking for stable returns. The higher the percentage of available shares owned by institutional investors, the better the investment tends to be.Below we compiled a list of six dividend stocks that have a market cap of over $25 billion, dividend yields higher than 3% and that have had an increase in institutional ownership as a result of recent purchases. We obtained market data from Finviz and institutional ownership from Fidelity.
Market Cap(Billion $)
General Electric Company (GE)
Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)
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