Taking a page from Intl Seaways (INSW), Teekay Tankers (TNK) has announced new plans for a regular dividend and a special dividend.
The regular will be $0.25/sh and the special div will be $1/sh.
Many years ago, TNK used to pay a variable dividend. Then they stopped.
Now TNK restart their dividend
Teekay Tankers Updates Capital Allocation Plan (yahoo.com)
Only difference between Teekay Tankers Class A and Class B shares is the voting rights and Teekay parent, Teekay Corp (TK) owns all the Class B shares (more votes per share)