Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/22/17, PVH Corp (NYSE: PVH), Marriott International, Inc. (NASD: MAR), and Expedia Inc (NASD: EXPE) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. PVH Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.0375 on 9/22/17, Marriott International, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.33 on 9/29/17, and Expedia Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.30 on 9/14/17.
As a percentage of PVH’s recent stock price of $120.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.03%, so look for shares of PVH Corp to trade 0.03% lower — all else being equal — when PVH shares open for trading on 8/22/17. Similarly, investors should look for MAR to open 0.34% lower in price and for EXPE to open 0.21% lower, all else being equal.
Below are dividend history charts for PVH, MAR, and EXPE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.
PVH Corp (NYSE: PVH):
Marriott International, Inc. (NASD: MAR):
Expedia Inc (NASD: EXPE):
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 0.12% for PVH Corp, 1.36% for Marriott International, Inc., and 0.84% for Expedia Inc.
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In Friday trading, PVH Corp shares are currently off about 1.8%, Marriott International, Inc. shares are down about 0.8%, and Expedia Inc shares are down about 0.7% on the day.