Stocks Going Ex-Dividend on Wednesday, May 14 (WHR, SHW, More)

Stocks Going Ex-Dividend on Wednesday, May 14 (WHR, SHW, More)

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Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its upcoming dividend payout. For more information, check out Everything Investors Need to Know About Ex-Dividend Dates.

Below we highlight 10 big-name stocks going ex-dividend on Wednesday, May 14.

1. Whirlpool

Whirlpool (WHR) offers a dividend yield of 1.92% based on Monday’s closing price of $155.88 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 75 cents. The stock is down 0.1% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates WHR as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

2. Sherwin Williams

Sherwin Williams (SHW) offers a dividend yield of 1.09% based on Monday’s closing price of $201.84 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 55 cents. The stock is up 10.65% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates SHW as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

3. Visa

Visa (V) offers a dividend yield of 0.76% based on Monday’s closing price of $211.70 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 40 cents. The stock is down 4.21% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates V as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

4. United Technologies

United Technologies (UTX) offers a dividend yield of 1.99% based on Monday’s closing price of $118.63 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 59 cents. The stock is up 5.46% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates UTX as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

5. BB&T

BB&T (BBT) offers a dividend yield of 2.51% based on Monday’s closing price of $38.19 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 24 cents. The stock is up 3.86% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates BBT as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

6. Costco

Costco (COST) offers a dividend yield of 1.22% based on Monday’s closing price of $116.51 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 35.5 cents. The stock is down 1.1% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates COST as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

7. Emerson Electric

Emerson Electric (EMR) offers a dividend yield of 2.52% based on Monday’s closing price of $68.22 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 43 cents. The stock is down 1.56% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates EMR as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

8. Duke Energy

Duke Energy (DUK) offers a dividend yield of 4.35% based on Monday’s closing price of $71.76 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 78 cents. The stock is up 5.31% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates DUK as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

9. The J.M. Smucker Company

The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) offers a dividend yield of 2.31% based on Monday’s closing price of $100.61 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 58 cents. The stock is down 1.39% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates SJM as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.3 stars out of 5 stars.

10. Simon Property Group

Simon Property Group (SPG) offers a dividend yield of 2.95% based on Monday’s closing price of $176.05 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of $1.30. The stock is up 15.75% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates SPG as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.3 stars out of 5 stars.

Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.