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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Union Pacific, Crane and Hubbell

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 2/27/19, Union Pacific Corp (Symbol: UNP), Crane Co. (Symbol: CR), and Hubbell Inc. (Symbol: HUBB) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Union Pacific Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.88 on 3/29/19, Crane Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.39 on 3/11/19, and Hubbell Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.84 on 3/15/19. As a percentage of UNP's recent stock price of $169.37, this dividend works out to approximately 0.52%, so look for shares of Union Pacific Corp to trade 0.52% lower - all else being equal - when UNP shares open for trading on 2/27/19. Similarly, investors should look for CR to open 0.45% lower in price and for HUBB to open 0.69% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for UNP, CR, and HUBB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Union Pacific Corp (Symbol: UNP) :

UNP+Dividend+History+Chart

Crane Co. (Symbol: CR) :

CR+Dividend+History+Chart

Hubbell Inc. (Symbol: HUBB) :

HUBB+Dividend+History+Chart

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 2.08% for Union Pacific Corp, 1.81% for Crane Co., and 2.78% for Hubbell Inc..

In Monday trading, Union Pacific Corp shares are currently down about 0.4%, Crane Co. shares are up about 0.6%, and Hubbell Inc. shares are up about 0.6% 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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