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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Littelfuse, Fortive Corp and AVX Corp.

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 2/20/19, Littelfuse Inc (Symbol: LFUS), Fortive Corp (Symbol: FTV), and AVX Corp. (Symbol: AVX) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Littelfuse Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.43 on 3/7/19, Fortive Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.07 on 3/29/19, and AVX Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.115 on 3/4/19. As a percentage of LFUS's recent stock price of $186.82, this dividend works out to approximately 0.23%, so look for shares of Littelfuse Inc to trade 0.23% lower - all else being equal - when LFUS shares open for trading on 2/20/19. Similarly, investors should look for FTV to open 0.09% lower in price and for AVX to open 0.62% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for LFUS, FTV, and AVX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Littelfuse Inc (Symbol: LFUS) :

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Fortive Corp (Symbol: FTV) :

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AVX Corp. (Symbol: AVX) :

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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 recen t dividends from these companies are likely to continue. If they do continue, the current estimated yields on annualized basis would be 0.92% for Littelfuse Inc, 0.35% for Fortive Corp, and 2.47% for AVX Corp..

In Tuesday trading, Littelfuse Inc shares are currently off about 0.2%, Fortive Corp shares are off about 1.2%, and AVX Corp. shares are up about 0.2% 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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