Markit Dividend Forecasting
Markit provides independent and discrete dividend forecasts for over 6,500 global stocks to help customers value trades and make informed investment and risk decisions. Estimates are created by an experienced analyst team conducting bottom-up analysis on individual companies that take into account company fundamentals, direct investor relations guidance, historical patterns, distribution policies, market trends and consensus aggregate estimates. Markit’s methodology has been refined over a decade and continuously evolves to remain in alignment with market dynamics. The forecast data is delivered via an XML feed, Markit Desktop and the Markit Securities Finance Toolkit for Excel, with supporting evidence by an experienced analyst team.