Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 6/14/18, Knoll Inc (Symbol: KNL), Global Payments Inc (Symbol: GPN), and KBR Inc (Symbol: KBR) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Knoll Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 6/29/18, Global Payments Inc will pay its monthly dividend of $0.01 on 6/29/18, and KBR Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.08 on 7/13/18. As a percentage of KNL's recent stock price of $21.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.71%, so look for shares of Knoll Inc to trade 0.71% lower - all else being equal - when KNL shares open for trading on 6/14/18. Similarly, investors should look for GPN to open 0.01% lower in price and for KBR to open 0.43% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for KNL, GPN, and KBR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
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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 2.86% for Knoll Inc, 0.10% for Global Payments Inc, and 1.72% for KBR Inc.
In Tuesday trading, Knoll Inc shares are currently trading flat, Global Payments Inc shares are trading flat, and KBR Inc shares are trading flat on the day.