Every day, companies and funds 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.
The following is a snapshot of six equities, four funds and three ETNs that saw a decrease in dividend and are going ex-dividend this week. The latest regular payout is compared to the most recent regular payout to determine if there is a dividend decrease.
Note: Market cap figures are as of market close on Monday, August 13.
|Security Type||Ticker||Name||Market Cap ($ Bn)||Ex-Dividend Date||Previous Payout ($)||Next Payout ($)||Change *|
|Equity||(NVO )||Novo Nordisk (NVO)||114.70||8/17/2018||0.58||0.33||-42.81%|
|Equity||(LYG )||Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LYG)||55.95||8/17/2018||0.11||0.06||-48.85%|
|Equity||(PSO )||Pearson Plc (PSO)||9.07||8/16/2018||0.16||0.07||-55.51%|
|Equity||(DNB )||Dun & Bradstreet Corporation||5.25||8/21/2018||1.62||0.52||-67.90%|
|Equity||(PFLT )||PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (PFLT)||0.53||8/21/2018||0.08||0.02||-76.62%|
|Fund||(KTF )||DWS Municipal Income Trust (KTF)||0.43||8/17/2018||0.05||0.05||-10.00%|
|Equity||(HWKN )||Hawkins, Inc. (HWKN)||0.42||8/16/2018||0.44||0.23||-48.86%|
|Fund||(GLO )||Clough Global Opportunities Fund (GLO)||0.36||8/20/2018||0.10||0.10||-0.89%|
|Fund||(DEX )||Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend & Income Fund (DEX)||0.18||8/16/2018||0.10||0.10||-1.46%|
|Fund||(GLV )||Clough Global Allocation Fund (GLV)||0.09||8/20/2018||0.11||0.11||-0.97%|
|ETN||(GLDI )||Credit Suisse Gold Shrs Cov Call Exc ETN (GLDI)||0.04||8/21/2018||0.04||0.02||-50.42%|
|ETN||(SLVO )||Credit Suisse Silver Shares Covered Call ETN (SLVO)||0.03||8/21/2018||0.06||0.01||-80.38%|
|ETN||(USOI )||Credit Suisse X-Links Crude Oil Shares Covered Call ETN (USOI)||0.01||8/21/2018||0.40||0.14||-64.87%|
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 and are going ex-dividend 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 and funds 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 funds and their latest ex-dividend dates on our High Dividend Stocks by Yield.