Ex-Dividend Reminder: Boston Properties, Paramount Group and Sun Communities

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 6/28/18, Boston Properties Inc (Symbol: BXP), Paramount Group Inc (Symbol: PGRE), and Sun Communities Inc (Symbol: SUI) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Boston Properties Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.80 on 7/31/18, Paramount Group Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.10 on 7/13/18, and Sun Communities Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.71 on 7/16/18. As a percentage of BXP's recent stock price of $124.64, this dividend works out to approximately 0.64%, so look for shares of Boston Properties Inc to trade 0.64% lower - all else being equal - when BXP shares open for trading on 6/28/18. Similarly, investors should look for PGRE to open 0.65% lower in price and for SUI to open 0.73% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for BXP, PGRE, and SUI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Boston Properties Inc (Symbol: BXP) :


Paramount Group Inc (Symbol: PGRE) :


Sun Communities Inc (Symbol: SUI) :


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 2.57% for Boston Properties Inc, 2.59% for Paramount Group Inc, and 2.91% for Sun Communities Inc.

In Tuesday trading, Boston Properties Inc shares are currently down about 0.4%, Paramount Group Inc shares are off about 0.2%, and Sun Communities Inc shares are down about 0.1% 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: BXP , PGRE , SUI

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