Dividend Watch: 4 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Monday: STE, VMC, MAT, EXPE

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Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 8 U.S. common stocks are scheduled to go ex-dividend. The dividend yields on these stocks range from 0.1% to 8.6%. All of these stocks can be found on our stocks going ex-dividend section of our dividend calendar.

Highlighted Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Monday:

Steris Corporation

Owners of Steris Corporation (NYSE: STE) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $43.30 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%.

The average volume for Steris Corporation has been 278,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Steris Corporation has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are up 22.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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STERIS Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets infection prevention, contamination control, microbial reduction, and procedural support products and services for healthcare, pharmaceutical, scientific, research, industrial, and governmental customers worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.47.

TheStreet Ratings rates Steris Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, increase in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Steris Corporation Ratings Report now.

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