Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/15/14, SpartanNash Co. ( SPTN), Texas Roadhouse Inc ( TXRH), and GUESS ?, Inc. ( GES) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. SpartanNash Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.12 on 12/31/14, Texas Roadhouse Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 1/2/15, and GUESS ?, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.225 on 1/2/15.As a percentage of SPTN's recent stock price of $25.32, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%, so look for shares of SpartanNash Co. to trade 0.47% lower — all else being equal — when SPTN shares open for trading on 12/15/14. Similarly, investors should look for TXRH to open 0.47% lower in price and for GES to open 1.07% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for SPTN, TXRH, and GES, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. SpartanNash Co. (SPTN):
Texas Roadhouse Inc (TXRH):
In Thursday trading, SpartanNash Co. shares are currently up about 1.2%, Texas Roadhouse Inc shares are up about 1.3%, and GUESS ?, Inc. shares are up about 2.2% on the day.