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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 Aug 22 here.
The following is a snapshot of two funds, two U.S. equities and one trust 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|
|(PSEC )||U.S. Equity||Prospect Capital Corporation||$0.08||$0.06||-27.97%||09/28/2017|
|(DGAS)||U.S. Equity||Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc.||$0.21||$0.19||-9.88%||09/18/2017|
|(NEA)||Fund||Nuveen Amt-Free Quality Municipal Income Fund||$0.06||$0.06||-6.45%||09/14/2017|
|(PPR)||Trust||Voya Prime Rate Trust||$0.03||$0.02||-4.00%||09/08/2017|
|(EFF)||Fund||Eaton Vance Floating Rate Income Plus Fund||$0.08||$0.08||-2.53%||09/21/2017|
|* Numbers under the “Previous Payout” and “Next Payout” columns are rounded off. The % change is calculated from the actual dividend payout announced, which may have decimal points.|
Disclaimer: Dividends declared by ETFs/ETNs depend on the distribution made by the underlying securities. 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 last 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 page.