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Here is a current overview of the best yielding stocks with a market capitalization over $300 million that have their ex-dividend date on the next trading day. So 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 26, 2012. In total, 9 stocks and preferred shares go ex-dividend of which 4 yielding above 3 percent. The average yield amounts to 3.22 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:

James Hardie Industries (NYSE:JHX) has a market capitalization of USD 3.38 billion and operates within the "Cement" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 5.61, Forward P/E Ratio: 23.16, P/S Ratio: 2.73, P/B Ratio: 26.86, Dividend Yield: 19.65%.

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (NYSE:CM) has a market capitalization of USD 29.56 billion and operates within the "Money Center Banks" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 10.44, Forward P/E Ratio: 8.50, P/S Ratio: 2.53, P/B Ratio: 2.05, Dividend Yield: 4.95%.

China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE:CYD) has a market capitalization of USD 493.45 million and operates within the "Diversified Machinery" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 4.37, Forward P/E Ratio: 4.24, P/S Ratio: 0.21, P/B Ratio: 0.57, Dividend Yield: 3.78%.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) has a market capitalization of USD 2.04 billion and operates within the "Semiconductor - Broad Line" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 27.37, Forward P/E Ratio: 10.64, P/S Ratio: 2.16, P/B Ratio: 6.67, Dividend Yield: 3.28%.

Getty Realty (NYSE:GTY) has a market capitalization of USD 597.01 million and operates within the "REIT - Retail" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 99.33, Forward P/E Ratio: 12.42, P/S Ratio: 5.00, P/B Ratio: 1.58, Dividend Yield: 2.80%.

Bancolombia S.A. (NYSE:CIB) has a market capitalization of USD 11.95 billion and operates within the "Foreign Regional Banks" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 12.41, Forward P/E Ratio: 11.38, P/S Ratio: 3.33, P/B Ratio: 2.20, Dividend Yield: 2.45%.

Georgia Gulf (GGC) has a market capitalization of USD 876.20 million and operates within the "Synthetics" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 11.03, Forward P/E Ratio: 7.59, P/S Ratio: 0.27, P/B Ratio: 1.66, Dividend Yield: 1.25%.

Zimmer Holdings (NYSE:ZMH) has a market capitalization of USD 11.13 billion and operates within the "Medical Appliances & Equipment" industry. These are the market ratios of the company: P/E Ratio: 15.33, Forward P/E Ratio: 11.08, P/S Ratio: 2.49, P/B Ratio: 1.97, Dividend Yield: 1.14%.

Source: The Best Dividends On June 26, 2012