Trinity Industries also announced that shareholders on the company's books on or before January 15, 2021 are entitled to the dividend.
Understanding Ex-Dividend Dates' Ex-dividend dates are when company shares stop trading with their current dividend payouts in preparation for those companies to announce new ones.
Trinity Industries's dividend yield last year was 3.7%, which has since decreased by 0.35%.
Understanding Trinity Industries's Dividend Performance Over the past year, Trinity Industries has seen its dividend payouts climb upward and its yields trend downward.
Newly declared dividends go to shareholders who have owned that stock before the ex-dividend date.