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Ex-Dividend Reminder: ONE Gas, CMS Energy and AES

By Dividend Channel Staff, Monday, July 28, 10:47 AM ET
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On 7/30/14, ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE:OGS), CMS Energy Corp (NYSE:CMS), and AES Corp. (NYSE:AES) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. ONE Gas, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.28 on 8/15/14, CMS Energy Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.27 on 8/29/14, and AES Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.05 on 8/15/14.

As a percentage of OGS's recent stock price of $37.49, this dividend works out to approximately 0.75%, so look for shares of ONE Gas, Inc. to trade 0.75% lower all else being equal when OGS shares open for trading on 7/30/14. Similarly, investors should look for CMS to open 0.89% lower in price and for AES to open 0.33% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for OGS, CMS, and AES, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE:OGS):

CMS Energy Corp (NYSE:CMS):


In general, dividends are not always predictable, following the ups and downs of company profits over time. Therefore, a good first due diligence step in forming an expectation of annual yield going forward, is looking at the history above, for a sense of stability over time. This can help in judging whether the most recent dividends from these companies are likely to continue. If they do continue, the current estimated yields on annualized basis would be 2.99% for ONE Gas, Inc., 3.57% for CMS Energy Corp, and 1.32% for AES Corp..

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In Monday trading, ONE Gas, Inc. shares are currently down about 0.3%, CMS Energy Corp shares are up about 0.1%, and AES Corp. shares are up about 0.5% on the day.

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