Ex-Dividend Reminder: Columbia Sportswear, Gildan Activewear and PVH

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 5/16/18, Columbia Sportswear Co. (Symbol: COLM), Gildan Activewear Inc (Symbol: GIL), and PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Columbia Sportswear Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.22 on 5/31/18, Gildan Activewear Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.112 on 6/11/18, and PVH Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.0375 on 6/21/18. As a percentage of COLM's recent stock price of $82.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.27%, so look for shares of Columbia Sportswear Co. to trade 0.27% lower - all else being equal - when COLM shares open for trading on 5/16/18. Similarly, investors should look for GIL to open 0.39% lower in price and for PVH to open 0.02% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for COLM, GIL, and PVH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Columbia Sportswear Co. (Symbol: COLM) :


Gildan Activewear Inc (Symbol: GIL) :


PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH) :


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 1.07% for Columbia Sportswear Co., 1.55% for Gildan Activewear Inc, and 0.10% for PVH Corp.

In Monday trading, Columbia Sportswear Co. shares are currently down about 0.1%, Gildan Activewear Inc shares are up about 0.6%, and PVH Corp shares are off 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: COLM , GIL , PVH

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