Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/19/19, Synovus Financial Corp (Symbol: SNV), Getty Realty Corp. (Symbol: GTY), and Curtiss-Wright Corp. (Symbol: CW) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Synovus Financial Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.30 on 7/1/19, Getty Realty Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.35 on 7/5/19, and Curtiss-Wright Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.17 on 7/5/19. As a percentage of SNV's recent stock price of $33.08, this dividend works out to approximately 0.91%, so look for shares of Synovus Financial Corp to trade 0.91% lower — all else being equal — when SNV shares open for trading on 6/19/19. Similarly, investors should look for GTY to open 1.12% lower in price and for CW to open 0.15% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for SNV, GTY, and CW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
Synovus Financial Corp (Symbol: SNV):
Getty Realty Corp. (Symbol: GTY):
Curtiss-Wright Corp. (Symbol: CW):
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 3.63% for Synovus Financial Corp, 4.47% for Getty Realty Corp., and 0.58% for Curtiss-Wright Corp..
In Monday trading, Synovus Financial Corp shares are currently up about 0.2%, Getty Realty Corp. shares are up about 0.3%, and Curtiss-Wright Corp. shares are down about 0.5% on the day.