29 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Comcast, Cisco Systems and Mastercard

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following four Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Comcast, Quest Diagnostics, Cisco Systems and Bristol-Myers Squibb. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked by [...]

39 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Cardinal Health, Humana and Ventas

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following four Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Cardinal Health, Realty Income, State Street and Ventas. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked by [...]

What are Special Dividends?

Special dividends are one-time dividend payouts made by companies. While these payouts are often made by dividend paying stocks, there have been many instances where non-dividend paying companies paid a special dividend. These one-time dividends range in amounts, some with very low amounts and some with very high amounts relative to the stock's regular dividend. When [...]

33 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Philip Morris, Best Buy and Medtronic

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following five Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Seagate Technologies, Philip Morris, Medtronic and Novo Nordisk. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next [...]

36 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Kohl’s, Public Storage and Merck

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following four Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Kohl's, Public Storage, BCE Inc. and Merck. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked by our [...]

63 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including BB&T, Southwest Airlines and General Motors

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following five Top 100 Dividend Stocks: BB&T, Novartis, Occidental Petroleum, Traveler's Co. and Eaton Corp. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked [...]