Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/27/14, Rockwood Holdings Inc (ROC), Valspar Corp. (VAL), and Sherwin-Williams Co. (SHW) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Rockwood Holdings Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.45 on 3/18/14, Valspar Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.26 on 3/14/14, and Sherwin-Williams Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.55 on 3/14/14.As a percentage of ROC's recent stock price of $74.27, this dividend works out to approximately 0.61%, so look for shares of Rockwood Holdings Inc to trade 0.61% lower — all else being equal — when ROC shares open for trading on 2/27/14. Similarly, investors should look for VAL to open 0.35% lower in price and for SHW to open 0.28% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for ROC, VAL, and SHW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. Rockwood Holdings Inc (ROC):
Valspar Corp. (VAL):
In Tuesday trading, Rockwood Holdings Inc shares are currently up about 0.7%, Valspar Corp. shares are up about 0.1%, and Sherwin-Williams Co. shares are up about 0.2% on the day.