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First Trust High Income Long/Short Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.105 Per Share for June


First Trust High Income Long/Short Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FSD) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.105 per share payable on June 17, 2019, to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is expected to be June 3, 2019. The monthly distribution information for the Fund appears below.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): FSD

First Trust Intermediate Duration Preferred & Income Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.1425 Per Share for June

First Trust Intermediate Duration Preferred & Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FPF) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.1425 per share payable on June 17, 2019, to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is expected to be June 3, 2019. The monthly distribution information for the Fund appears below.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): FPF

First Trust Mortgage Income Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.06 Per Share for June

First Trust Mortgage Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FMY) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.06 per share payable on June 17, 2019, to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is expected to be June 3, 2019. The monthly distribution information for the Fund appears below.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): FMY

First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.11 Per Share for June

First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FIF) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.11 per share payable on June 17, 2019, to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is expected to be June 3, 2019. The monthly distribution information for the Fund appears below.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): FIF

First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.121 Per Share for June

First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FDEU) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.121 per share payable on June 17, 2019, to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is expected to be June 3, 2019. The monthly distribution information for the Fund appears below.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): FDEU

Dillard’s, Inc. Announces $0.10 Cash Dividend

Dillard’s, Inc. (NYSE: DDS) (the “Company” or “Dillard’s”) announced that the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the Class A and Class B Common Stock of the Company payable August 5, 2019 to shareholders of record as of June 28, 2019.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): DDS

First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.07 Per Share for June

First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FAM) has declared the Fund’s regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.07 per share payable on June 17, 2019, to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is expected to be June 3, 2019. The monthly distribution information for the Fund appears below.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): FAM

MVB Financial Corp. Declares Second Quarter 2019 Dividend

MVB Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: MVBF) (MVB) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share payable on June 15, 2019, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 1, 2019.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): MVBF

Eagle Materials Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE: EXP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, payable on July 19, 2019, to stockholders of record of its Common Stock at the close of business on June 21, 2019.... more


BusinessWireStock symbol(s): EXP

Leggett & Platt: A Dividend Aristocrat Set To Deliver Alpha

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One such company that has recently grabbed my attention is Leggett & Platt (LEG).
Between its high dividend... more


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