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 March 20 here.
The following is a snapshot of one equity, two ETNs and five 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/Fund||Previous Payout||Next Payout||Change*||Ex-Dividend Date|
|(FSP )||Equity||Franklin Street Properties Corp.||$0.19||$0.09||-52.63%||04/19/2018|
|(BDCL)||ETN||UBS E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company ETN||$0.68||$0.56||-17.32%||04/12/2018|
|(DVYL)||ETN||UBS E-TRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN||$0.61||$0.51||-16.45%||04/12/2018|
|(CCA)||Fund||MFS California Municipal Fund||$0.04||$0.04||-2.44%||04/17/2018|
|(DEX)||Fund||Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend And Income Fund||$0.11||$0.11||-1.10%||04/12/2018|
|(DDF)||Fund||Delaware Investments Dividend And Income Fund||$0.10||$0.10||-0.90%||04/12/2018|
|(MCR )||Fund||MFS Charter Income Trust||$0.06||$0.06||-0.83%||04/17/2018|
|(MGF)||Fund||MFS Government Markets Income Trust||$0.03||$0.03||-0.34%||04/17/2018|
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.