DWS Strategic Income Trust (NYSE:KST) declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, August 9th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th will be given a dividend of 0.042 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, August 31st. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.07%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 16th. This is an increase from DWS Strategic Income Trust’s previous monthly dividend of $0.04.

DWS Strategic Income Trust has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 16.5% per year over the last three years.

Shares of DWS Strategic Income Trust (NYSE:KST) traded down 0.0089% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $12.3689. 17,972 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $12.38 and its 200 day moving average price is $12.27. DWS Strategic Income Trust has a 12 month low of $11.55 and a 12 month high of $12.51.

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About DWS Strategic Income Trust

Deutsche Strategic Income Trust (the Fund) is a closed-end, diversified management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide high current income. The Fund seeks to achieve its objective by investing its assets in a combination of lower-rated corporate fixed-income securities, fixed-income securities of emerging markets and other foreign issuers, and fixed-income securities of the United States government and its agencies and instrumentalities, and mortgage-backed issuers.

Dividend History for DWS Strategic Income Trust (NYSE:KST)

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