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Here is a current overview of the best yielding stocks with a market capitalization over USD 2 billion that have their ex-dividend date on the next trading day. If your broker settles your trade today, you will receive the next dividend. A full list of all stocks with ex-dividend date can be found here: Ex-Dividend Stocks June 11, 2012. In total, 17 stocks and preferred shares go ex-dividend of which 9 yielding above 3 percent. The average yield amounts to 5.02 percent.

The ex-dividend date is a major date related to the payment of dividends. If you purchase a stock on its ex-dividend date or later, you will not receive the next dividend payment. Instead, the seller gets the dividend. If you purchase before the ex-dividend date, you get the dividend. It is important that your broker settles your trade before the ex-dividend date.

These are the results of the best yielding stocks:

Ameren Corporation (AEE) has a market capitalization of USD 8.03 billion and operates within the "Diversified Utilities" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 174.26, Forward P/E Ratio: 17.43, P/S Ratio: 1.10, P/B Ratio: 1.08, Dividend Yield: 4.83%.

Golar LNG (GLNG) has a market capitalization of USD 2.82 billion and operates within the "Shipping" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 56.79, Forward P/E Ratio: 12.14, P/S Ratio: 9.39, P/B Ratio: 4.17, Dividend Yield: 3.69%.

Public Storage (PSA) has a market capitalization of USD 23.42 billion and operates within the "REIT - Diversified" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 43.49, Forward P/E Ratio: 30.55, P/S Ratio: 13.19, P/B Ratio: 2.80, Dividend Yield: 3.22%.

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) has a market capitalization of USD 43.62 billion and operates within the "Diversified Computer Systems" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 8.55, Forward P/E Ratio: 4.99, P/S Ratio: 0.35, P/B Ratio: 1.06, Dividend Yield: 2.39%.

Berry Petroleum (BRY) has a market capitalization of USD 2.06 billion and operates within the "Independent Oil & Gas" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: not calculable, Forward P/E Ratio: 7.31, P/S Ratio: 2.13, P/B Ratio: 2.34, Dividend Yield: 0.84%.

Amphenol Corporation (APH) has a market capitalization of USD 8.84 billion and operates within the "Diversified Electronics" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 17.65, Forward P/E Ratio: 14.59, P/S Ratio: 2.22, P/B Ratio: 3.95, Dividend Yield: 0.77%.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) has a market capitalization of USD 31.57 billion and operates within the "Independent Oil & Gas" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: not calculable, Forward P/E Ratio: 12.15, P/S Ratio: 2.23, P/B Ratio: 1.56, Dividend Yield: 0.57%.

Source: The Best Dividends On June 11, 2012