Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. Tuesday, Tuesday, December 02, 2014, 14 U.S. common stocks are scheduled to go ex-dividend. The dividend yields on these stocks range from 0.6% to 10.1%. All of these stocks can be found on our stocks going ex-dividend section of our dividend calendar. Highlighted Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tuesday: Avista Owners of Avista (NYSE: AVA) shares, as of market close today, will be eligible for a dividend of 32 cents per share. At a price of $34.45 as of 1:08 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.7%. The average volume for Avista has been 402,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Avista has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 21.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Avista Corporation, an energy company, is engaged in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity; and distribution of natural gas primarily in the United States and Canada. It operates in two segments, Avista Utilities and Ecova. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.57. TheStreet Ratings rates Avista as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, reasonable valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Avista Ratings Report now.