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High Yield Ex-Dividend Date Reminder for March 14, 2012

Here is a current overview of best yielding stocks 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 March 14, 2012. In total, 47 stocks and preferred shares go ex-dividend of which 20 yielding above 3 percent. The average yield amounts to 3.33 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:

Vector Group (NYSE:VGR) has a market capitalization of USD1.46 billion and operates within the “Cigarettes” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 20.70

Forward P/E Ratio: -

P/S Ratio: 1.29

P/B Ratio: -

Dividend Yield: 8.69%

Golub Capital BDC LLC (NASDAQ:GBDC) has a market capitalization of USD18.17 million and operates within the “Asset Management” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 14.17

Forward P/E Ratio: 11.38

P/S Ratio: 0.43

P/B Ratio: 1.03

Dividend Yield: 8.52%

USA Mobility (USMO) has a market capitalization of USD298.71 million and operates within the “Wireless Communications” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 3.42

Forward P/E Ratio: -

P/S Ratio: 1.23

P/B Ratio: 1.18

Dividend Yield: 7.40%

RadioShack (RSH) has a market capitalization of USD681.34 million and operates within the “Electronics Stores” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 10.72

Forward P/E Ratio: 9.40

P/S Ratio: 0.16

P/B Ratio: 0.91

Dividend Yield: 7.29%

HSBC Holdings (HBC) has a market capitalization of USD156.96 billion and operates within the “Foreign Money Center Banks” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 9.62

Forward P/E Ratio: 16.96

P/S Ratio: 2.49

P/B Ratio: 0.98

Dividend Yield: 6.42%

OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB) has a market capitalization of USD1.45 billion and operates within the “Surety & Title Insurance” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 18.33

Forward P/E Ratio: 13.95

P/S Ratio: 1.33

P/B Ratio: 1.32

Dividend Yield: 5.52%

Total SA (NYSE:TOT) has a market capitalization of USD130.59 billion and operates within the “Major Integrated Oil & Gas” industry. These are the market ratios of the company:

P/E Ratio: 7.77

Forward P/E Ratio: 7.69

P/S Ratio: 0.60

P/B Ratio: 1.39

Dividend Yield: 5.47%


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