Definition of "ex-dividend"
  1. Refers to a period where a security or stock is sold without a declared dividend belonging to the seller, not the buyer
How to use "ex-dividend" in a sentence
  1. The stock was sold ex-dividend, hence the previous shareholder, not the new buyer, received the dividends.
  2. Some investors chose to hold onto their stocks until the ex-dividend date passed.
  3. After the ex-dividend period, the price of the stock usually decreases by the amount of the dividend.

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