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Best Yields with Ex-Dividend Day December 12 – 18, 2011

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Weekly Ex-Dividend Dates and Yields by Ex-Dividend Dates. Here is a current stock and Fund list of dividend stocks and funds paying forthcoming dividends and having ex-dividend within the week December 12, 2011 – December 18, 2011. The average dividend-yield amounts to 4.88 percent.

Best Yields with Ex-Dividend Day December 12 – 18, 2011...

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 settle your trade before the ex-dividend date. Generally, trades settle the third business day after the trade date.