Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/7/15, Sterling Bancorp (STL), Talmer Bancorp Inc (TLMR), and AllianceBernstein Holding L P (AB) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Sterling Bancorp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.07 on 5/21/15, Talmer Bancorp Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.01 on 5/22/15, and AllianceBernstein Holding L P will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.45 on 5/21/15.As a percentage of STL's recent stock price of $13.18, this dividend works out to approximately 0.53%, so look for shares of Sterling Bancorp to trade 0.53% lower — all else being equal — when STL shares open for trading on 5/7/15. Similarly, investors should look for TLMR to open 0.06% lower in price and for AB to open 1.40% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for STL, TLMR, and AB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. Sterling Bancorp (STL):
Talmer Bancorp Inc (TLMR):
In Tuesday trading, Sterling Bancorp shares are currently up about 1.5%, Talmer Bancorp Inc shares are off about 0.1%, and AllianceBernstein Holding L P shares are down about 0.5% on the day.