5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Thursday: IVH, BDC, TCO, FNF, MRK

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Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 55 U.S. common stocks are scheduled to go ex-dividend. The dividend yields on these stocks range from 0.2% to 16.3%. All of these stocks can be found on our stocks going ex-dividend section of our dividend calendar.

Highlighted Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Thursday:

Ivy High Income Opportunities Fund

Owners of Ivy High Income Opportunities Fund (NYSE: IVH) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 48 cents per share. At a price of $17.68 as of 4:02 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 8.5%.

The average volume for Ivy High Income Opportunities Fund has been 88,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ivy High Income Opportunities Fund has a market cap of $278.5 million and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are unchanged year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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