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10 Notable Stocks Trading Ex-Dividend Wednesday, August 24

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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 Wednesday.

  • Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) - $0.4200 dividend, 2.5894 percent yield
  • Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ: KHC) - $0.6000 dividend, 2.8269 percent yield
  • Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (NYSE: SMG) - $0.5000 dividend, 2.7148 percent yield
  • Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO) - $0.1450 dividend, 0.6367 percent yield
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (NYSE: HII) - $0.5000 dividend, 1.1708 percent yield
  • Capella Education Company (NASDAQ: CPLA) - $0.3900 dividend, 2.6307 percent yield
  • Rocky Brands Inc (NASDAQ: RCKY) - $0.1100 dividend, 4.2226 percent yield
  • Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: NUS) - $0.3550 dividend, 2.6478 percent yield
  • Evercore Partners Inc. (NYSE: EVR) - $0.3100 dividend, 2.4400 percent yield
  • Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) - $0.2400 dividend, 4.3224 percent yield

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