PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSE:BKLN) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, August 15th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 17th will be given a dividend of 0.0691 per share by the exchange traded fund on Thursday, August 31st. This represents a $0.83 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 15th. This is an increase from PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II’s previous monthly dividend of $0.06.

PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 1.1% annually over the last three years.

PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSE:BKLN) traded down 0.35% during trading on Tuesday, hitting $23.10. 5,153,294 shares of the stock traded hands. PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II has a one year low of $22.96 and a one year high of $23.46. The company’s 50 day moving average is $23.19 and its 200 day moving average is $23.25.

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Dividend History for PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSE:BKLN)

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