5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Monday: HE, XYL, ALV, TS, VLO

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Monday, May 20, 2013, 15 U.S. common stocks are scheduled to go ex-dividend. The dividend yields on these stocks range from 0.9% to 9.2%. All of these stocks can be found on our stocks going ex-dividend section of our dividend calendar.

Highlighted Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Monday:

Hawaiian Electric Industries

Owners of Hawaiian Electric Industries (NYSE: HE) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 31 cents per share. At a price of $28.02 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.4%.

The average volume for Hawaiian Electric Industries has been 471,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hawaiian Electric Industries has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 11.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, primarily engages in electric utility and banking businesses primarily in Hawaii. It operates in two segments, Electric Utility and Bank. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.62.

TheStreet Ratings rates Hawaiian Electric Industries as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Hawaiian Electric Industries Ratings Report now.

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