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Best Yields with Ex-Dividend Day January 16 – 22, 2012

|Includes:APA, BCR, BUSE, CAT, CBRL, CL, CLB, CMC, CMTL, CODI, CVLY, CVS, DMLP, EME, ENIA, EQC, FRD, GAIN, GD, Goldcorp Inc. (GG), GOOD, IHT, LTC, MAIN, MTT, NGLS, PG, PGH, PKI, POT, REXI, SHLM, SUN, TK, TRGP, ZEP

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 January 16, 2012 – January 22, 2012. The average dividend-yield amounts to 4.24 percent.

Best Yields with Ex-Dividend Day January 16 – 22, 2012... 

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.