Ex-Dividend Reminder: TJX Companies, Thomson Reuters and Extended Stay America

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 11/14/18, TJX Companies (Symbol: TJX), Thomson Reuters Corp (Symbol: TRI), and Extended Stay America Inc (Symbol: STAY) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. TJX Companies will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.195 on 12/6/18, Thomson Reuters Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.35 on 12/17/18, and Extended Stay America Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.22 on 11/29/18. As a percentage of TJX's recent stock price of $55.85, this dividend works out to approximately 0.35%, so look for shares of TJX Companies to trade 0.35% lower - all else being equal - when TJX shares open for trading on 11/14/18. Similarly, investors should look for TRI to open 0.72% lower in price and for STAY to open 1.19% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for TJX, TRI, and STAY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

TJX Companies (Symbol: TJX) :


Thomson Reuters Corp (Symbol: TRI) :


Extended Stay America Inc (Symbol: STAY) :


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 1.40% for TJX Companies, 2.90% for Thomson Reuters Corp, and 4.77% for Extended Stay America Inc.

In Monday trading, TJX Companies shares are currently up about 0.4%, Thomson Reuters Corp shares are up about 0.5%, and Extended Stay America Inc shares are off about 0.1% 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: TJX , TRI , STAY

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