How Safe Is HSBC Holdings plc’s 5.8% Dividend Yield?

The hefty dividend payout sported by HSBC (LSE: HSBA) shares looks too good to be true when compared to the yield on the overall stock market. But deciding whether it’s too high — or if in contrast the share price is too low — is the sort of decision that investing is all about.

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in HSBC. The Motley Fool UK has recommended HSBC Holdings. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.