Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 3/1/19, Seaboard Corp. (Symbol: SEB), Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (Symbol: ALSN), and Molson Coors Brewing Co. (Symbol: TAP) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Seaboard Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $2.25 on 3/14/19, Allison Transmission Holdings Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 3/15/19, and Molson Coors Brewing Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.41 on 3/15/19. As a percentage of SEB's recent stock price of $3816.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.06%, so look for shares of Seaboard Corp. to trade 0.06% lower - all else being equal - when SEB shares open for trading on 3/1/19. Similarly, investors should look for ALSN to open 0.29% lower in price and for TAP to open 0.67% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for SEB, ALSN, and TAP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
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Molson Coors Brewing Co. (Symbol: TAP) :
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 0.24% for Seaboard Corp., 1.17% for Allison Transmission Holdings Inc, and 2.69% for Molson Coors Brewing Co..
In Wednesday trading, Seaboard Corp. shares are currently off about 1.3%, Allison Transmission Holdings Inc shares are off about 1.1%, and Molson Coors Brewing Co. shares are down about 0.1% on the day.