Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 8/16/18, Chemours Co (Symbol: CC), Innophos Holdings Inc (Symbol: IPHS), and Louisiana-Pacific Corp (Symbol: LPX) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Chemours Co will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.25 on 9/14/18, Innophos Holdings Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.48 on 9/5/18, and Louisiana-Pacific Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.13 on 8/31/18. As a percentage of CC's recent stock price of $44.65, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Chemours Co to trade 0.56% lower - all else being equal - when CC shares open for trading on 8/16/18. Similarly, investors should look for IPHS to open 1.10% lower in price and for LPX to open 0.45% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for CC, IPHS, and LPX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
Chemours Co (Symbol: CC) :
Innophos Holdings Inc (Symbol: IPHS) :
Louisiana-Pacific Corp (Symbol: LPX) :
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 2.24% for Chemours Co , 4.40% for Innophos Holdings Inc, and 1.78% for Louisiana-Pacific Corp.
In Tuesday trading, Chemours Co shares are currently up about 0.8%, Innophos Holdings Inc shares are up about 0.5%, and Louisiana-Pacific Corp shares are up about 1.3% on the day.