Ex-Dividend Reminder: Acco Brands, Curtiss-Wright and Stanley Black & Decker

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 11/29/18, Acco Brands Corp (Symbol: ACCO), Curtiss-Wright Corp. (Symbol: CW), and Stanley Black & Decker Inc (Symbol: SWK) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Acco Brands Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.06 on 12/19/18, Curtiss-Wright Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 12/7/18, and Stanley Black & Decker Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.66 on 12/18/18. As a percentage of ACCO's recent stock price of $7.84, this dividend works out to approximately 0.77%, so look for shares of Acco Brands Corp to trade 0.77% lower - all else being equal - when ACCO shares open for trading on 11/29/18. Similarly, investors should look for CW to open 0.14% lower in price and for SWK to open 0.52% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for ACCO, CW, and SWK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Acco Brands Corp (Symbol: ACCO) :


Curtiss-Wright Corp. (Symbol: CW) :


Stanley Black & Decker Inc (Symbol: SWK) :


In general, dividends are not always predictable, following the ups and downs of company profits over time. Therefore, a good first due diligence step in forming an expectation of annual yield going forward, is looking at the history above, for a sense of stability over time. This can help in judging whether the most recent dividends from these companies are likely to continue. If they do continue, the current estimated yields on annualized basis would be 3.06% for Acco Brands Corp, 0.56% for Curtiss-Wright Corp., and 2.07% for Stanley Black & Decker Inc.

In Tuesday trading, Acco Brands Corp shares are currently up about 0.1%, Curtiss-Wright Corp. shares are down about 0.7%, and Stanley Black & Decker Inc shares are down about 0.9% on the day.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ACCO , CW , SWK

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