NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Aixtron SE NA

(Nasdaq:

AIXG

) is Monday, May 14, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 22 cents per share. At a price of $16.80 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.3%.

The average volume for Aixtron SE NA has been 240,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Aixtron SE NA has a market cap of $1.69 billion and is part of the

technology

sector and

electronics

industry. Shares are up 30.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Aixtron SE, together with its subsidiaries, engages in developing, producing, and installing deposition equipment for the semiconductor and compound-semiconductor industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.9, below the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 79.3 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Aixtron SE NA as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full

Aixtron SE NA Ratings Report

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