Ex-Dividend Reminder: Saul Centers, PNC Financial Services Group and Alamo Group

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 4/15/19, Saul Centers Inc (Symbol: BFS), PNC Financial Services Group (Symbol: PNC), and Alamo Group, Inc. (Symbol: ALG) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Saul Centers Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.53 on 4/30/19, PNC Financial Services Group will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.95 on 5/5/19, and Alamo Group, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.12 on 4/29/19. As a percentage of BFS's recent stock price of $54.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.98%, so look for shares of Saul Centers Inc to trade 0.98% lower - all else being equal - when BFS shares open for trading on 4/15/19. Similarly, investors should look for PNC to open 0.74% lower in price and for ALG to open 0.12% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for BFS, PNC, and ALG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Saul Centers Inc (Symbol: BFS) :


PNC Financial Services Group (Symbol: PNC) :


Alamo Group, Inc. (Symbol: ALG) :


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 3.92% for Saul Centers Inc, 2.97% for PNC Financial Services Group , and 0.49% for Alamo Group, Inc..

In Thursday trading, Saul Centers Inc shares are currently up about 0.1%, PNC Financial Services Group shares are up about 0.6%, and Alamo Group, Inc. shares are trading flat 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: BFS , PNC , ALG

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