Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 12/28/18, Rexford Industrial Realty Inc (Symbol: REXR), VEREIT Inc (Symbol: VER), and AGNC Investment Corp (Symbol: AGNC) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Rexford Industrial Realty Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.16 on 1/15/19, VEREIT Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.1375 on 1/15/19, and AGNC Investment Corp will pay its monthly dividend of $0.18 on 1/9/19. As a percentage of REXR's recent stock price of $28.63, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Rexford Industrial Realty Inc to trade 0.56% lower - all else being equal - when REXR shares open for trading on 12/28/18. Similarly, investors should look for VER to open 1.94% lower in price and for AGNC to open 1.03% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for REXR, VER, and AGNC, 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 2.24% for Rexford Industrial Realty Inc, 7.76% for VEREIT Inc, and 12.41% for AGNC Investment Corp.
In Wednesday trading, Rexford Industrial Realty Inc shares are currently up about 0.4%, VEREIT Inc shares are up about 1%, and AGNC Investment Corp shares are up about 1% on the day.