Dividend Danger Zone

A rise in dividend cuts looks likely: 12 shares that look vulnerable

Around the world economic output is in decline owing to the outbreak of coronavirus. With less economic activity, most companies are looking at diminished revenues. As a result, investors should expect dividend cuts over the coming year. Below, we take a look at some of the companies on the Dividend Danger Zone screen.

Dividend Danger Zone: our screen claims second victim

Dividend Danger Zone, our dividend watch series, has claimed its second victim since it kicked off at the start of the year. 

A few months after it entered our Dividend Danger Zone screen (in June), Stobart Group has cut its dividend. The infrastructure and support services company announced earlier this month that its fourth quarter dividend would be slashed to just 1.5p.