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. Wednesday, Wednesday, December 03, 2014, 39 U.S. common stocks are scheduled to go ex-dividend. The dividend yields on these stocks range from 0.1% to 14.3%. All of these stocks can be found on our stocks going ex-dividend section of our dividend calendar. Highlighted Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Wednesday: Hancock Holding Company Owners of Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ: HBHC) shares, as of market close today, will be eligible for a dividend of 24 cents per share. At a price of $31.51 as of 4:14 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.8%. The average volume for Hancock Holding Company has been 411,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hancock Holding Company has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are down 6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Hancock Holding Company operates as the bank holding company for Hancock Bank that provides a range of community banking services to commercial, small business, and retail customers. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.90. TheStreet Ratings rates Hancock Holding Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Hancock Holding Company Ratings Report now.