Contrarian strategies could reap dividends, says BNP Paribas

Take aim at selective stock picking

The short investment horizons that are so prevalent in today's financial markets mean investors would be well advised to adopt a contrarian approach to stock selection that focuses on longer-term investments in out-of-favour sectors, according to BNP Paribas.

"We believe European equities stand out. Right now this is a relatively cheap area, offering some of the highest dividend yields," says Jean Medecin, senior investment specialist, European equities at BNP Paribas Investment Partners (BNPIP)

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: