Ex-Dividend Reminder: Wilshire Bancorp, Kennedy-Wilson Holdings and SL Green Realty

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 3/29/16, Wilshire Bancorp Inc (Symbol: WIBC), Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc (Symbol: KW), and SL Green Realty Corp. (Symbol: SLG) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Wilshire Bancorp Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.06 on 4/15/16, Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.14 on 4/7/16, and SL Green Realty Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.72 on 4/15/16. As a percentage of WIBC's recent stock price of $10.20, this dividend works out to approximately 0.59%, so look for shares of Wilshire Bancorp Inc to trade 0.59% lower - all else being equal - when WIBC shares open for trading on 3/29/16. Similarly, investors should look for KW to open 0.66% lower in price and for SLG to open 0.77% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for WIBC, KW, and SLG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Wilshire Bancorp Inc (Symbol: WIBC) :


Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc (Symbol: KW) :


SL Green Realty Corp. (Symbol: SLG) :


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 2.35% for Wilshire Bancorp Inc, 2.66% for Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc, and 3.06% for SL Green Realty Corp..

In Monday trading, Wilshire Bancorp Inc shares are currently down about 0.2%, Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc shares are trading flat, and SL Green Realty Corp. shares are down 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: KW , SLG

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