The FTSE 100’s recent declines have been troublesome for some. However, for dividend investors they have been a wish come true.
In particular, these declines have pushed the share prices of some dividend stalwarts down to levels not seen since 2011 and now there are some great deals to be had.
International oil & gas companies have not had a good year, as the rising cost of finding and producing oil, takes its toll on cash flows, putting profits under pressure.
Royal Dutch Shell (LSE: RDSB) (NYSE: RDS-B.US) is no different and the company’s shares have underperformed this…