10 Notable Stocks Trading Ex-Dividend Monday, August 15
It’s critical to know whether a stock you plan on buying has an ex-dividend status, because in case it does, the dividend would be paid out to the seller. The person who owns the stock on the ex-dividend date will be awarded the payment, which means that you’ll have to wait for the next dividend cycle to receive your first dividend payout from the company.
On the other hand, share prices typically decline just after the ex-dividend date is declared, and usually by an amount equal to the expected dividend. So, this may give you the opportunity to identify a good entry point. If you’re planning on selling shares on or after the ex-dividend date, you'll receive the dividend payout from the company.
Here is the list of stocks going ex-dividend on Monday.
- Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc (NYSE: FDP) - $0.1500 dividend, 1.0028 percent yield
- Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE: BMS) - $0.2900 dividend, 2.3117 percent yield
- Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) - $0.3000 dividend, 2.7618 percent yield
- Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) - $1.0000 dividend, 2.4362 percent yield
- Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE: ED) - $0.6700 dividend, 3.3546 percent yield
- Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) - $0.0500 dividend, 1.5232 percent yield
- J2 Global Inc (NASDAQ: JCOM) - $0.3450 dividend, 2.0399 percent yield
- Mobile Mini Inc (NASDAQ: MINI) - $0.2060 dividend, 2.3671 percent yield
- Simon Property Group Inc (NYSE: SPG) - $1.6500 dividend, 2.9399 percent yield
- Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC) - $0.3600 dividend, 3.7296 percent yield
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