Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 3/28/18, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (Symbol: ZBH), DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc (Symbol: XRAY), and STAG Industrial Inc (Symbol: STAG) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.24 on 4/30/18, DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.0875 on 4/13/18, and STAG Industrial Inc will pay its monthly dividend of $0.1183 on 4/16/18. As a percentage of ZBH's recent stock price of $108.31, this dividend works out to approximately 0.22%, so look for shares of Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc to trade 0.22% lower - all else being equal - when ZBH shares open for trading on 3/28/18. Similarly, investors should look for XRAY to open 0.17% lower in price and for STAG to open 0.51% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for ZBH, XRAY, and STAG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (Symbol: ZBH) :
DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc (Symbol: XRAY) :
STAG Industrial Inc (Symbol: STAG) :
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 0.89% for Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc, 0.68% for DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc, and 6.12% for STAG Industrial Inc.
In Monday trading, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc shares are currently up about 0.8%, DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc shares are up about 1.4%, and STAG Industrial Inc shares are up about 0.8% on the day.