Special Dividends Through Year-End

 |  Includes: AOL, BEN, COST, DDS, LVS, MOV
by: Bespoke Investment Group

Today, Costco (NASDAQ:COST) and Movado (NYSE:MOV) both announced special cash dividends following Las Vegas Sands' (NYSE:LVS) big announcement on Monday evening.

For those interested, below is a list of the Russell 3000 stocks with special cash dividend ex dates before the end of the year. The biggest names on the list include AOL (NYSE:AOL), Dillards (NYSE:DDS), Franklin Resources (NYSE:BEN), Las Vegas Sands, and Costco. Remember, in order to capture the dividend you have to own the shares at the close on the day prior to the ex-dividend date.