5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Thursday: DHF, BGH, HMC, NCT, DHR

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Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, 18 U.S. common stocks are scheduled to go ex-dividend. The dividend yields on these stocks range from 0.1% to 55.4%. All of these stocks can be found on our stocks going ex-dividend section of our dividend calendar.

Highlighted Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Thursday:

Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund

Owners of Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund (NYSE: DHF) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 3 cents per share. At a price of $4.06 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 9.6%.

The average volume for Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund has been 176,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund has a market cap of $290.8 million and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are down 1.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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The company has a P/E ratio of 8.91.

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