Ex-Dividend Reminder: Flagstar Bancorp, Virtu Financial and Realty Income

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 5/31/19, Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (Symbol: FBC), Virtu Financial Inc - Class A (Symbol: VIRT), and Realty Income Corp (Symbol: O) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.04 on 6/17/19, Virtu Financial Inc - Class A will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.24 on 6/17/19, and Realty Income Corp will pay its monthly dividend of $0.226 on 6/14/19. As a percentage of FBC's recent stock price of $31.08, this dividend works out to approximately 0.13%, so look for shares of Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. to trade 0.13% lower - all else being equal - when FBC shares open for trading on 5/31/19. Similarly, investors should look for VIRT to open 1.07% lower in price and for O to open 0.33% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for FBC, VIRT, and O, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (Symbol: FBC) :


Virtu Financial Inc - Class A (Symbol: VIRT) :


Realty Income Corp (Symbol: O) :


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 0.51% for Flagstar Bancorp, Inc., 4.28% for Virtu Financial Inc - Class A, and 3.92% for Realty Income Corp.

In Wednesday trading, Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.1%, Virtu Financial Inc - Class A shares are off about 1.5%, and Realty Income Corp 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 , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: FBC , VIRT , O

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