Every day, companies across the globe announce upcoming dividend payouts. You can find the complete list of dividend increases, decreases, initiations, suspensions, updates and regular dividend announcements for a given day in our Dividend Payout Changes and Announcements tool.
Check out which companies decreased dividends on February 20 here.
The following is a snapshot of four U.S equities, two funds and two exchange traded notes (ETNs) that saw a decrease in dividend last week. The latest regular payout is compared to the most recent regular payout to determine if there is a dividend decrease.
|Ticker||Security Type||Company||Previous Payout||Next Payout||Change*||Ex-Dividend Date|
|(CVRR )||Equity||CVR Refining LP||$0.94||$0.45||-52.13%||03/02/2018|
|(BCV )||Fund||Bancroft Fund Ltd.||$0.41||$0.25||-39.02%||03/14/2018|
|(DIN )||Equity||Dine Brands Global Inc. (formerly DineEquity Inc.)||$0.97||$0.63||-35.05%||03/16/2018|
|(OCSL )||Equity||Oaktree Specialty Lending Corp.||$0.13||$0.09||-32.00%||03/14/2018|
|(OCSI )||Equity||Oaktree Strategic Income Corporation.||$0.19||$0.14||-26.32%||03/14/2018|
|(AMJ )||ETN||JPMorgan Chase Capital XVI JP Morgan Alerian MLP ETN||$0.47||$0.42||-11.26%||02/28/2018|
|(AMU )||ETN||ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN||$0.30||$0.27||-11.20%||02/28/2018|
|(GAB )||Fund||Gabelli Equity Trust Inc.||$0.16||$0.15||-6.25%||03/14/2018|
Disclaimer: Dividends declared by ETFs/ETNs depend on the distribution made by the underlying . As a result, there can be significant fluctuation in the payout figures. It is advisable that investors should investigate the actual composition of these securities to get a better picture of the overall dividend distribution. You can browse ETFdb.com to get the relevant details about ETFs/ETNs.
Check out stocks that increased dividends this week here.
You can also find the major securities going ex-dividend this week here.
You also can find an updated list of companies that recently announced changes in their payout policies, along with their ex-dividend dates, in our Dividend Payout Changes and Announcements tool.
Stay up to date with the highest-yielding stocks and their latest ex-dividend dates on our High Dividend Stocks by Yield.