Ex-divs to take 5.21 points off FTSE 100 on May 19

LONDON, May 17 (BestGrowthStock) – The following FTSE 100 companies
will go ex-dividend on Wednesday, after which investors will no
longer qualify for the latest dividend payout.

According to Reuters calculations at current market prices,
the effect would be to take 5.21 points off the index.

COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND INDEX IMPACT

(pence) (points)
Capital Shopping Centres (CSCG.L: ) 1.32 (S.A. rand) 0.29
Carnival (CCL.L: ) 10 (U.S. cents) 0.06
Home Retail (HOME.L: ) 10.0 0.34
HSBC (HSBA.L: ) 8 (U.S. cents) 3.79
Sainsbury (SBRY.L: ) 10.2 0.73

FTSE 250 (.FTMC: ) companies going ex-dividend include:

Bellway (BWY.L: ) 3.3
Derwent (DLN.L: ) 18.9
Wellstream (WSML.L: ) 3.0
WH Smith (SMWH.L: ) 6.1

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Ex-divs to take 5.21 points off FTSE 100 on May 19