Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/14, Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX), Newell Rubbermaid, Inc. (NWL), and Cabot Corp. (CBT) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Barrick Gold Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.05 on 3/17/14, Newell Rubbermaid, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 3/14/14, and Cabot Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.20 on 3/14/14.As a percentage of ABX's recent stock price of $21.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.24%, so look for shares of Barrick Gold Corp. to trade 0.24% lower — all else being equal — when ABX shares open for trading on 2/26/14. Similarly, investors should look for NWL to open 0.47% lower in price and for CBT to open 0.38% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for ABX, NWL, and CBT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX):
Newell Rubbermaid, Inc. (NWL):
In Monday trading, Barrick Gold Corp. shares are currently up about 0.7%, Newell Rubbermaid, Inc. shares are up about 0.5%, and Cabot Corp. shares are down about 0.4% on the day.