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 6 here.
The following is a snapshot of one prefered stock, one U.S equity and seven funds 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|
|(SBI )||Fund||Western Asset Intermediate Muni Fund||$0.034||$0.030||-13.24%||03/22/2018|
|(DMO )||Fund||Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund||$0.225||$0.205||-8.89%||03/22/2018|
|(GDO )||Fund||Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fund||$0.114||$0.109||-4.41%||03/22/2018|
|(EHI )||Fund||Western Asset Global High Income Fund||$0.064||$0.061||-3.94%||03/22/2018|
|(HIO )||Fund||Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fund||$0.028||$0.027||-3.64%||03/22/2018|
|(ARES )||Equity||Ares Management LP||$0.410||$0.400||-2.44%||02/23/2018|
|(HYI )||Fund||Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund||$0.090||$0.089||-1.67%||03/22/2018|
|(STI-A )||Preferred Stock||SunTrust Banks, Inc. Dep Shs repstg 1/4000 Perpetual Pfd Stk Ser A||$0.253||$0.250||-1.11%||02/27/2018|
|(HIX )||Fund||Western Asset High Income Fund II||$0.046||$0.046||-1.09%||03/22/2018|
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.