Ex-Dividend Reminder: CSX, Triumph Group and FactSet Research Systems

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 11/29/18, CSX Corp (Symbol: CSX), Triumph Group Inc. (Symbol: TGI), and FactSet Research Systems Inc. (Symbol: FDS) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. CSX Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.22 on 12/14/18, Triumph Group Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.04 on 12/15/18, and FactSet Research Systems Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.64 on 12/18/18. As a percentage of CSX's recent stock price of $70.30, this dividend works out to approximately 0.31%, so look for shares of CSX Corp to trade 0.31% lower - all else being equal - when CSX shares open for trading on 11/29/18. Similarly, investors should look for TGI to open 0.25% lower in price and for FDS to open 0.28% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for CSX, TGI, and FDS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

CSX Corp (Symbol: CSX) :


Triumph Group Inc. (Symbol: TGI) :


FactSet Research Systems Inc. (Symbol: FDS) :


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 1.25% for CSX Corp, 0.98% for Triumph Group Inc., and 1.11% for FactSet Research Systems Inc..

In Tuesday trading, CSX Corp shares are currently off about 0.2%, Triumph Group Inc. shares are off about 0.1%, and FactSet Research Systems Inc. shares are up about 0.2% 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: CSX , TGI , FDS

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