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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, Home Properties and Kemper

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 2/12/15, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (Symbol: OZM), Home Properties Inc (Symbol: HME), and Kemper Corp. (Symbol: KMPR) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.47 on 2/24/15, Home Properties Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.76 on 2/27/15, and Kemper Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.24 on 3/3/15. As a percentage of OZM's recent stock price of $12.60, this dividend works out to approximately 3.73%, so look for shares of Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC to trade 3.73% lower - all else being equal - when OZM shares open for trading on 2/12/15. Similarly, investors should look for HME to open 1.10% lower in price and for KMPR to open 0.65% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for OZM, HME, and KMPR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (Symbol: OZM) :

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Home Properties Inc (Symbol: HME) :

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Kemper Corp. (Symbol: KMPR) :

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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 14.92% for Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC, 4.41% for Home Properties Inc, and 2.59% for Kemper Corp. .

In Tuesday trading, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC shares are currently off about 1.9%, Home Properties Inc shares are down about 0.2%, and Kemper Corp. shares are up about 0.3% 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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