Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 12/16/15, Analogic Corp (Symbol: ALOG), Hanover Insurance Group Inc (Symbol: THG), and Hudson Pacific Properties Inc (Symbol: HPP) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Analogic Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.10 on 1/4/16, Hanover Insurance Group Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.46 on 12/31/15, and Hudson Pacific Properties Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.20 on 12/30/15. As a percentage of ALOG's recent stock price of $83.59, this dividend works out to approximately 0.12%, so look for shares of Analogic Corp to trade 0.12% lower - all else being equal - when ALOG shares open for trading on 12/16/15. Similarly, investors should look for THG to open 0.57% lower in price and for HPP to open 0.73% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for ALOG, THG, and HPP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
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Hudson Pacific Properties Inc (Symbol: HPP) :
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 0.48% for Analogic Corp, 2.27% for Hanover Insurance Group Inc, and 2.92% for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc.
In Monday trading, Analogic Corp shares are currently up about 1.7%, Hanover Insurance Group Inc shares are trading flat, and Hudson Pacific Properties Inc shares are up about 0.4% on the day.