Ex-Dividend Reminder: Dine Brands Global, Kohl's and Best Buy

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 3/19/19, Dine Brands Global Inc (Symbol: DIN), Kohl's Corp. (Symbol: KSS), and Best Buy Inc (Symbol: BBY) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Dine Brands Global Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.69 on 4/5/19, Kohl's Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.67 on 4/3/19, and Best Buy Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.50 on 4/10/19. As a percentage of DIN's recent stock price of $90.58, this dividend works out to approximately 0.76%, so look for shares of Dine Brands Global Inc to trade 0.76% lower - all else being equal - when DIN shares open for trading on 3/19/19. Similarly, investors should look for KSS to open 0.98% lower in price and for BBY to open 0.72% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for DIN, KSS, and BBY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Dine Brands Global Inc (Symbol: DIN) :


Kohl's Corp. (Symbol: KSS) :


Best Buy Inc (Symbol: BBY) :


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 recen t dividends from these companies are likely to continue. If they do continue, the current estimated yields on annualized basis would be 3.05% for Dine Brands Global Inc, 3.91% for Kohl's Corp., and 2.88% for Best Buy Inc.

In Friday trading, Dine Brands Global Inc shares are currently up about 0.4%, Kohl's Corp. shares are trading flat, and Best Buy Inc shares are up 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: DIN , KSS , BBY

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