Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/19/14, Textainer Group Holdings Ltd (TGH), Snap-On, Inc. (SNA), and General Electric Co (GE) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Textainer Group Holdings Ltd will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.47 on 3/4/14, Snap-On, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.44 on 3/10/14, and General Electric Co will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.22 on 4/25/14.As a percentage of TGH's recent stock price of $36.57, this dividend works out to approximately 1.29%, so look for shares of Textainer Group Holdings Ltd to trade 1.29% lower — all else being equal — when TGH shares open for trading on 2/19/14. Similarly, investors should look for SNA to open 0.40% lower in price and for GE to open 0.85% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for TGH, SNA, and GE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. Textainer Group Holdings Ltd (TGH):
Snap-On, Inc. (SNA):
In Tuesday trading, Textainer Group Holdings Ltd shares are currently up about 0.8%, Snap-On, Inc. shares are down about 0.1%, and General Electric Co shares are up about 0.7% on the day.