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3M Leads 11 Other Dividend Aristocrats Going Ex-Dividend This Week

There are 173 stocks going ex-dividend this week, starting Monday, November 14. For income investors looking to generate more income as part of a dividend capture strategy, a stock must be purchased one day before the ex-dividend date to capture the dividend payout. This would make the individual a shareholder of record and would entitle the investor to be paid the dividend on the payable date.

These 173 stocks include 12 Dividend Aristocrats that are going ex-dividend.

Key Insights

There are 15 major stocks going ex-dividend next week, out of a total of 173. You can get a complete explanation of the ex-dividend date, record date, payment date and declaration date here. This information can help to broaden your understanding of the dividend capture strategy.

With our Advanced Screening tool, you can delve into companies going ex-dividend based on 16 parameters, such as ex-dividend date range, market cap, dividend frequency and our proprietary DARS Rating, which could help you in your dividend capture strategy.

Ex-Dividend Table

Find key insights on the companies that went ex-dividend last week here.

Stock With the Highest Market Cap

Microsoft (MSFT ), with a market cap of $454 billion, is the stock with the highest market cap going ex-dividend this week. The annualized payout for the stock is $1.56. The payout for next week is $0.39. The ex-dividend date for the payout is 11/15/2016. Microsoft is yielding a healthy 2.66%. The stock has run up 6% in 2016 and is off only 4.35% from its 52-week high.

Stock With the Lowest Market Cap

FreightCar America (RAIL), with a market cap of $0.19 billion, is going ex-dividend this week on 11/15/2016. Its annualized payout is $0.36, while the payout for next week is $0.09. The stock currently yields 2.59% and is off a massive 44% from its 52-week high.

Stocks With the Best And the Worst 52-Week Performance

Carlisle Cos. (CSL ) has the best 52-week performance out of all the stocks going ex-dividend this week. Carlisle has increased its dividend for 39 consecutive years as mentioned below. The stock is literally sitting at its 52- week high by being only 0.13% off its 52-week high. After Donald Trump’s victory, the stock broke a key resistance level of $105 and currently sits at $112 based upon last week’s Friday closing price.

The stock with the worst price performance going ex-dividend this week is Computer Programs & Systems (CPSI ). The stock is off more than 60% from its 52-week high. Its payout this week is $0.24. The stock currently yields 4.19% based upon its annualized pay of $0.96.

Dividend Aristocrats

The following Dividend Aristocrats are going ex-dividend this week:

More Resources

You can also find an updated list of companies that recently announced changes in their payout policies, along with their ex-dividend dates, in our Dividend Payout Changes Announcement tool.

Stay up to date with the highest yielding stocks and their latest ex-dividend dates on our High Dividend Yield Stocks by Yield page.