Income Investors Should Know That BAE Systems plc (LON:BA.) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

It looks like BAE Systems plc (LON:BA.) is about to go ex-dividend in the next 3 days. Ex-dividend means that investors that purchase the stock on or after the 6th of August will not receive this dividend, which will be paid on the 14th of September.
BAE Systems’s next dividend payment will be UK£0.14 per share. Last year, in total, the company distributed UK£0.23 to shareholders. Calculating the last year’s worth of payments shows that BAE Systems has a trailing yield of 4.7% on the current sh…

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