Ex-Dividend Reminder: Teradyne, EnPro Industries and Ferroglobe

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 9/4/18, Teradyne, Inc. (Symbol: TER), EnPro Industries Inc (Symbol: NPO), and Ferroglobe PLC (Symbol: GSM) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Teradyne, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.09 on 9/28/18, EnPro Industries Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.24 on 9/19/18, and Ferroglobe PLC will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.06 on 9/20/18. As a percentage of TER's recent stock price of $41.19, this dividend works out to approximately 0.22%, so look for shares of Teradyne, Inc. to trade 0.22% lower - all else being equal - when TER shares open for trading on 9/4/18. Similarly, investors should look for NPO to open 0.32% lower in price and for GSM to open 0.73% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for TER, NPO, and GSM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Teradyne, Inc. (Symbol: TER) :


EnPro Industries Inc (Symbol: NPO) :


Ferroglobe PLC (Symbol: GSM) :


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 0.87% for Teradyne, Inc., 1.28% for EnPro Industries Inc, and 2.93% for Ferroglobe PLC.

In Friday trading, Teradyne, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.2%, EnPro Industries Inc shares are off about 0.1%, and Ferroglobe PLC shares are off 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: TER , NPO , GSM

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