News & Insights
May 4th, 2021

Dividend Income Investing, a Conversation with Jenny Harrington

It’s been over a year since the start of the pandemic, but as vaccine distribution continues to accelerate across the country, we’re beginning to see a light at the end of the tunnel. Where do we go from here? Jenny Harrington, CEO and Portfolio Manager of Gilman Hill, a leading income-focused boutique investment firm, shares her insights on investing in an ever-changing world.

Topics covered in this presentation include:

Potential market challenges & opportunities
  • A continued economic shift stemming from interest rate and proposed tax rate increases
  • How social media, politics and emotions impact stock market volatility
  • Why a renewed focus on market fundamentals AND market volatility may pay off for investors
How emotions can wreak havoc on investment returns
  • The outcome when investors react solely based on their emotions
  • A look at two different portfolios 1 year later, after different investment reactions from the sudden market drop in March 2020
Why a dividend-oriented strategy encourages rational investing
  • How dividend investing can help tune out the noise
  • How a steady flow of dividend income can help investors achieve their objectives