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Ex-Dividend Reminder: ING Groep, Norbord and Evertec

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 2/27/17, ING Groep NV (Symbol: ISF), Norbord Inc (Symbol: OSB), and Evertec, Inc. (Symbol: EVTC) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. ING Groep NV will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.3984 on 3/15/17, Norbord Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.10 on 3/21/17, and Evertec, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.10 on 3/20/17. As a percentage of ISF's recent stock price of $25.80, this dividend works out to approximately 1.54%, so look for shares of ING Groep NV to trade 1.54% lower - all else being equal - when ISF shares open for trading on 2/27/17. Similarly, investors should look for OSB to open 0.33% lower in price and for EVTC to open 0.56% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for ISF, OSB, and EVTC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

ING Groep NV (Symbol: ISF) :

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Norbord Inc (Symbol: OSB) :

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Evertec, Inc. (Symbol: EVTC) :

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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 6.18% for ING Groep NV, 1.33% for Norbord Inc, and 2.23% for Evertec, Inc..

In Thursday trading, ING Groep NV shares are currently trading flat, Norbord Inc shares are down about 0.2%, and Evertec, Inc. shares are up about 4.4% 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.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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