Ex-Dividend Reminder: Wheaton Precious Metals, PVH and Yum China Holdings

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 8/28/18, Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (Symbol: WPM), PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH), and Yum China Holdings Inc (Symbol: YUMC) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Wheaton Precious Metals Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.09 on 9/13/18, PVH Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.0375 on 9/25/18, and Yum China Holdings Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.10 on 9/19/18. As a percentage of WPM's recent stock price of $17.85, this dividend works out to approximately 0.50%, so look for shares of Wheaton Precious Metals Corp to trade 0.50% lower - all else being equal - when WPM shares open for trading on 8/28/18. Similarly, investors should look for PVH to open 0.02% lower in price and for YUMC to open 0.28% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for WPM, PVH, and YUMC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (Symbol: WPM) :


PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH) :


Yum China Holdings Inc (Symbol: YUMC) :


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 2.02% for Wheaton Precious Metals Corp, 0.10% for PVH Corp, and 1.13% for Yum China Holdings Inc.

In Friday trading, Wheaton Precious Metals Corp shares are currently up about 1.4%, PVH Corp shares are off about 0.2%, and Yum China Holdings 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: WPM , PVH , YUMC

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