Definition of payout in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪaʊt


  • A large payment of money, especially as compensation or a dividend: an insurance payout
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    • Assume that you reinvest your dividends and capital gains payouts in shares of the fund.
    • Another positive sign is that many companies have recently raised their dividend payouts.
    • Dividend payouts can be reinvested to boost overall returns.

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