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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Analog Devices

(Nasdaq:

ADI

) is tomorrow, August 29, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $39.51 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3%.

The average volume for Analog Devices has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Analog Devices has a market cap of $11.88 billion and is part of the

technology

sector and

electronics

industry. Shares are up 10.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Analog Devices, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing integrated circuits (ICs) used in industrial, automotive, consumer, and communication applications. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.6, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Analog Devices as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

Analog Devices Ratings Report

.

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