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 January 16 here.
The following is a snapshot of five funds, one trust and two U.S. equities 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|
|(ROYT )||Equity||Pacific Coast Oil Trust||$0.03||$0.02||-41.01%||02/02/2018|
|(CZFC )||Equity||Citizens First Corp.||$0.10||$0.06||-40.00%||02/01/2018|
|(LEO )||Fund||Dreyfus Strategic Muni.||$0.04||$0.04||-18.60%||02/08/2018|
|(DSM )||Fund||Dreyfus Strategic Municipal Bond Fund||$0.04||$0.04||-15.66%||02/08/2018|
|(PMO )||Fund||Putnam Municipal Opportunities Trust||$0.54||$0.46||-14.79%||02/22/2018|
|(DMF )||Fund||Dreyfus Municipal Income, Inc.||$0.04||$0.04||-14.63%||02/08/2018|
|(SDT )||Trust||Sandridge Mississippian Trust I||$0.05||$0.04||-6.01%||02/08/2018|
|(FCT )||Fund||First Trust Senior Floating Rate Income Fund II||$0.06||$0.06||-5.51%||02/01/2018|
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.