Franklin Universal Trust (FT) Dividend History

The Fund seeks to provide high current income consistent with preservation of capital. Its secondary objective is growth of income through dividend increases and capital appreciation. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objectives primarily through investments in fixed-income debt securities (including obligations of foreign governments), dividend-paying stocks (emphasising public utilities stocks), and securities of precious metals and natural resources companies.

Last update 09/21/2018


Dividend Yield Summary

  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dividends 0.48 0.52 0.52 0.47 0.36 0.06
Average Price 7.24 7.32 6.58 6.67 7.14 6.78
Yield 6.63% 7.10% 7.90% 7.04% 5.04% 0.89%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2018 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2018-09-27
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 0.95
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.38
Dividend Cover 2.50 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 5.71%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.60%
6-Year Average Yield 5.77%
6-Year Dividend Change -20.83%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -3.47%
Number of Dividend Payments (2002-10-10 - 2018-02-27) 181

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2018-02-27 $0.03
2018-01-30 $0.03
2017-12-28 $0.03
2017-11-29 $0.03
2017-10-30 $0.03
2017-09-28 $0.03
2017-08-29 $0.03
2017-07-27 $0.03
2017-06-28 $0.03
2017-05-26 $0.03
2017-04-26 $0.03
2017-03-29 $0.03
2017-02-24 $0.03
2017-01-27 $0.03
2016-12-28 $0.03
2016-11-28 $0.03
2016-10-27 $0.03
2016-09-28 $0.03
2016-08-29 $0.03
2016-07-27 $0.04
2016-06-28 $0.04
2016-05-26 $0.04
2016-04-27 $0.04
2016-03-29 $0.04
2016-02-25 $0.04
2016-01-29 $0.04
2016-01-27 $0.04
2015-12-29 $0.04
2015-11-25 $0.04
2015-10-28 $0.04
2015-09-28 $0.04
2015-09-01 $0.04
2015-08-27 $0.04
2015-07-29 $0.04
2015-06-26 $0.04
2015-05-27 $0.04
2015-04-28 $0.04
2015-03-27 $0.04
2015-02-25 $0.04
2015-01-28 $0.04
2014-12-29 $0.04
2014-11-25 $0.04
2014-11-06 $0.04
2014-10-29 $0.04
2014-09-26 $0.04
2014-08-27 $0.04
2014-07-29 $0.04
2014-06-26 $0.04
2014-05-28 $0.04
2014-04-28 $0.04
2014-03-27 $0.04
2014-02-26 $0.04
2014-01-29 $0.04
2013-12-27 $0.04
2013-11-26 $0.04
2013-10-29 $0.04
2013-09-26 $0.04
2013-08-28 $0.04
2013-07-29 $0.04
2013-06-26 $0.04
2013-05-29 $0.04
2013-04-26 $0.04
2013-03-26 $0.04
2013-02-26 $0.04
2013-01-29 $0.04
2012-12-27 $0.04
2012-11-28 $0.04
2012-09-26 $0.04
2012-08-29 $0.04
2012-07-27 $0.04
2012-06-27 $0.04
2012-05-29 $0.04
2012-04-26 $0.04
2012-03-28 $0.04
2012-02-27 $0.04
2012-01-27 $0.04
2011-12-28 $0.04
2011-11-28 $0.04
2011-10-27 $0.04
2011-09-28 $0.04
2011-08-29 $0.04
2011-07-27 $0.04
2011-06-28 $0.04
2011-05-26 $0.04
2011-04-27 $0.04
2011-03-29 $0.04
2011-02-24 $0.04
2011-01-27 $0.04
2010-12-29 $0.04
2010-11-26 $0.04
2010-10-27 $0.04
2010-09-28 $0.04
2010-08-27 $0.04
2010-07-28 $0.04
2010-06-28 $0.04
2010-05-26 $0.04
2010-04-28 $0.04
2010-03-29 $0.04
2010-02-24 $0.04
2010-01-27 $0.04
2009-12-29 $0.04
2009-11-25 $0.04
2009-10-28 $0.04
2009-09-28 $0.04
2009-08-27 $0.04
2009-07-29 $0.04
2009-06-26 $0.04
2009-05-27 $0.04
2009-04-28 $0.04
2009-03-27 $0.04
2009-02-25 $0.04
2009-01-28 $0.04
2008-09-15 $0.04
2008-08-15 $0.04
2008-07-15 $0.04
2008-03-27 $0.04
2008-02-27 $0.04
2008-01-29 $0.04
2007-12-27 $0.04
2007-11-28 $0.04
2007-10-29 $0.04
2007-09-26 $0.04
2007-08-29 $0.04
2007-07-27 $0.04
2007-06-27 $0.04
2007-05-29 $0.04
2007-04-26 $0.04
2007-03-28 $0.04
2007-02-26 $0.04
2007-01-29 $0.04
2006-12-27 $0.04
2006-11-28 $0.04
2006-10-27 $0.04
2006-09-27 $0.04
2006-08-29 $0.04
2006-07-27 $0.04
2006-06-28 $0.04
2006-05-26 $0.04
2006-04-26 $0.04
2006-03-29 $0.04
2006-02-24 $0.04
2006-01-27 $0.04
2005-12-28 $0.04
2005-11-28 $0.04
2005-10-27 $0.04
2005-09-28 $0.04
2005-08-29 $0.04
2005-07-27 $0.04
2005-06-28 $0.04
2005-05-26 $0.04
2005-04-27 $0.04
2005-03-29 $0.04
2005-02-24 $0.04
2005-01-27 $0.04
2004-12-29 $0.03
2004-11-26 $0.03
2004-10-27 $0.03
2004-09-28 $0.03
2004-08-27 $0.03
2004-07-28 $0.03
2004-06-28 $0.03
2004-05-26 $0.03
2004-04-28 $0.03
2004-03-29 $0.03
2004-02-25 $0.03
2004-01-28 $0.03
2003-12-29 $0.03
2003-11-25 $0.03
2003-10-29 $0.03
2003-09-26 $0.03
2003-08-27 $0.02
2003-07-11 $0.02
2003-06-11 $0.02
2003-05-13 $0.02
2003-04-11 $0.05
2003-03-12 $0.05
2003-02-12 $0.05
2003-01-13 $0.05
2002-12-11 $0.05
2002-11-13 $0.06
2002-10-10 $0.06
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