Stocks Going Ex-Dividend on Tuesday, December 31 (BMY, SYY, More)

Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its upcoming dividend payout. For more information, check out Everything Investors Need to Know About Ex-Dividend Dates.

Below are six stocks going ex-dividend on Tuesday, December 31:

Bristol-Myers Squibb
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) offers a dividend yield of 2.71% based on Friday’s closing price of $53.15 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 36 cents. The stock is up 63% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates BMY as “Recommended” with a DARS™ rating of 3.5 stars out of 5 stars.

SYSCO
SYSCO Corporation (SYY) offers a dividend yield of 3.15% based on Friday’s closing price of $36.82 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 29 cents. The stock is up 16% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates SYY as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

Medtronic
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) offers a dividend yield of 1.95% based on Friday’s closing price of $57.40 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 28 cents. The stock is up 44% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates MDT as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

Choice Hotels International
Choice Hotels International Inc (CHH) offers a dividend yield of 1.50% based on Friday’s closing price of $49.37 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 18.5 cents. The stock is up 47% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates CHH as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

Torchmark Corporation
Torchmark Corporation (TMK) offers a dividend yield of 0.87% based on Friday’s closing price of $78.24 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 17 cents. The stock is up 51% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates TMK as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

Rent-A-Center
Rent-A-Center Inc (RCII) offers a dividend yield of 2.73% based on Friday’s closing price of $33.65 and the company’s quarterly dividend payout of 23 cents. The stock is down 2% year-to-date. Dividend.com currently rates RCII as “Neutral” with a DARS™ rating of 3.4 stars out of 5 stars.

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