Value: $13,431 | Loss: -$840 | Return: ▼6% | Dividends: $15
Stock splits don't affect dividends.
Value: $10,315 | Gain: +$72 | Return: ▲0.71% | Dividends: $13
Dividends come from profits. If a company pays dividends but doesn’t generate a profit, then they tap into cash on the balance sheet.
A dividend yield trap is when a high dividend yield makes you want to invest in a company without understanding why such a high yield exists.
Value: $4,284 | Gain: +$334 | Return: ▲10%