I’d pick this share for its 6%+ dividend yield

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Christopher Ruane | Friday, 14th May, 2021 | More on: LGEN We think that when a company’s CEO owns 12.1% of its stock, that’s usually a very good sign.But with this opportunity it could get even better.Still only 55 years old, he sees the chance for a new “Uber-style” technology.And this is not a tiny tech startup full of empty promises.This extraordinary company is already one of the largest in its industry.Last year, revenues hit a whopping £1.132 billion.The board recently announced a 10% dividend hike.And it has been a superb Motley Fool income pick for 9 years running!But even so, we believe there could still be huge upside ahead.Clearly, this company’s founder and CEO agrees.center_img Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this. christopherruane has no position in any of the shares mentioned. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. Views expressed on the companies mentioned in this article are those of the writer and therefore may differ from the official recommendations we make in our subscription services such as Share Advisor, Hidden Winners and Pro. Here at The Motley Fool we believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Dividend yield matters to me as an investor. If I can find a share that typically pays out a high dividend relative to its price, I consider adding it to my list of passive income ideas.One FTSE 100 share that is a household name currently yields over 6%. I explain below why I would consider picking this share now to add an income boost to my portfolio.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Well-known financial services brandThe share in question is Legal & General (LSE: LGEN).I probably don’t need to introduce the company – which is part of its appeal to me. The financial services provider has widespread recognition in the UK. It has been doing business since before Queen Victoria ascended to the throne. Today its multicoloured rainbow logo remains instantly identifiable.That sort of brand recognition is valuable, in my view. It enables the company to attract more customers without having to spend heavily to build brand awareness.I also like the spread of businesses the company offers. Its insurance business is well-known, but it does a lot more than just provide insurance. It also has investment, retirement, and life cover lines of business. That positions it well to benefit from any future growth in the broad financial services industry.Legal & General dividend yieldCurrently the company yields 6.3%. it does not have to stretch its balance sheet to do so. Last year amid the pandemic, insurers such as Aviva cancelled their dividend. But Legal & General paid its dividend and more than covered it from basic earnings alone.The company has also set out its plans for the dividend in coming years. A dividend is never guaranteed, so it is worth emphasising that at this stage these are only plans. The company has had a year where it keeps the dividend flat. After that it expects to grow the dividend annually at low- to mid-single digits. That is not a high rate of growth, but it is still growth. Plus it is on top of an already attractive dividend yield.A simple businessFinancial services isn’t a simple industry in which to operate. But as an investor, I find the appeal of the Legal & General business to be the straightforwardness of its business plan.It has positioned itself in an industry – financial services – which I think has a good future. Demand for pensions isn’t going to stop any time soon, for example. It has a strong brand and a clear geographic focus. Along with its business experience, that helps it operate efficiently and profitably. Last year, for example, on revenue of £12.5bn, it recorded a pre-tax profit of £1.5bn.I don’t see Legal & General as a good choice for me if I want a growth business. But from a dividend yield perspective, I like the shares.Risks with Legal & GeneralLike all shares, there are risks. Financial services provision occasionally suffers from price wars that can damage profitability for large providers such as Legal & General.The company is also heavily exposed to the financial markets. So a significant downturn in financial markets can cut its revenue and profits as nervous investors pull savings out. Image source: Getty Images See all posts by Christopher Ruanelast_img read more

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Tadao Ando to Design First New York City Building

first_img Tadao Ando to Design First New York City Building ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/484453/tadao-ando-to-design-first-new-york-city-building Clipboard “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/484453/tadao-ando-to-design-first-new-york-city-building Clipboard Tadao Ando to Design First New York City BuildingSave this articleSaveTadao Ando to Design First New York City Building “COPY” ArchDaily Architecture News Save this picture!Courtesy of Tadao Ando Architect & AssociatesWritten by Karissa RosenfieldMarch 08, 2014 Share CopyTadao Ando has been commissioned to design his first New York City building. Though little information has been released, the residential development firm Sumaida + Khurana has closed a deal with the Japanese architect to design a 32,000 square foot, eight-unit, luxury condominium building at 152 Elizabeth Street in Nolita. Construction is expected to begin later this year and the building will be completed in 2016.Calatrava’s World Trade Center Transit Hub Fails to ImpressArchitecture NewsAD Interviews: Antón García-Abril / Ensamble StudioInterviews Share CopyAbout this authorKarissa RosenfieldAuthorFollow#TagsNewsArchitecture NewsResidential ArchitectureHousingPenthouseNew YorkNew York CityTadao AndoCite: Karissa Rosenfield. “Tadao Ando to Design First New York City Building” 08 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic BrassCompositesMitrexPhotovoltaic Solar Cladding – BIPV CladdingPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesTechnowoodPanel Façade SystemArmchairsUniForArmchair – ParigiLouvers / ShuttersBruagShading Screens – Perforated Facade PanelsAluminium CompositesSculptformAluminium Façade BladesCultural / PatrimonialIsland Exterior FabricatorsSeptember 11th Memorial Museum Envelope SystemWire MeshJakobWebnet in a Gymnasium in GurmelsDoorsLinvisibileLinvisibile Pocket Door | MareaPaintKEIMMineral Paint for Concrete – KEIM Concretal®-WLouversReynaers AluminiumSolar ShadingHandlesFormaniFitting Collection – ARCMore products »Please enable JavaScript to view thecomments powered by Disqus.Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

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Weber State Alums Sign Pro Contracts

first_img Tags: Brekkott Chapman/Weber State Men’s Basketball/Zach Braxton Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOGDEN, Utah-Wednesday, a pair of Weber State men’s basketball standouts signed pro contracts.Brekkott Chapman has signed with s. Oliver Wurzburg of  Bundesliga, a team belonging to Germany’s first-division professional league.Chapman is tied for fifth all-time in school history in blocks with 100 and his 43.1 percent 3-point shooting is third all-time in school annals.Furthermore, Zach Braxton has signed with the Kapfenberg Bulls, a team in Austria’s first division of professional basketball. Braxton is tied with Chapman for the school mark in blocked shots and has played the most games in Wildcats history with 125. August 7, 2019 /Sports News – Local Weber State Alums Sign Pro Contracts Brad Jameslast_img read more

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