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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 four equities, three funds, one REIT and four trusts that are going ex-dividend this week with a decreased payout. 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 Thursday, August 23.
|Security Type||Ticker||Name||Market Cap ($ Bn)||Ex-Dividend Date||Previous Payout ($)||Next Payout ($)||Change *|
|Equity||(SU )||Suncor Energy Inc. (SU)||66.83||8/31/2018||0.28||0.28||-0.36%|
|Equity||(FANH )||Fanhua Inc. (FANH)||1.57||9/4/2018||0.25||0.25||-2.00%|
|REIT||Liquid error: internal||MTGE Investment Corp. (MTGE)||0.93||8/30/2018||0.50||0.38||-24.00%|
|Fund||(FEI )||First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund (FEI)||0.61||9/4/2018||0.12||0.10||-15.25%|
|Trust||(PBT )||Permian Basin Royalty Trust (PBT)||0.42||8/30/2018||0.06||0.04||-31.58%|
|Equity||(ORC )||Orchid Island Capital, Inc. (ORC)||0.41||8/30/2018||0.09||0.08||-11.11%|
|Fund||(FPL )||First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund (FPL)||0.26||9/4/2018||0.11||0.08||-28.57%|
|Fund||(FTF )||Franklin Templeton Limited Duration Income Trust (FTF)||0.26||8/30/2018||0.10||0.10||-0.61%|
|Equity||(NOA )||North American Construction Group Ltd. (NOA)||0.18||8/30/2018||0.02||0.02||-6.25%|
|Trust||(PRT )||PermRock Royalty Trust (PRT)||0.18||8/30/2018||0.13||0.09||-27.91%|
|Trust||(CRT )||Cross Timbers Royalty Trust (CRT)||0.10||8/30/2018||0.13||0.11||-13.60%|
|Trust||(MARPS )||Marine Petroleum Trust (MARPS)||0.01||8/30/2018||0.09||0.09||-3.10%|
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.
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.