NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Anglogold Ashanti

(NYSE:

AU

) is tomorrow, May 30, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $36.55 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%.

The average volume for Anglogold Ashanti has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Anglogold Ashanti has a market cap of $13.83 billion and is part of the

basic materials

sector and

metals & mining

industry. Shares are down 14.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited primarily engages in the exploration and production of gold. It also produces by-products, such as silver, uranium oxide, and sulfuric acid. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.4, equal to the average metals & mining industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Anglogold Ashanti as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. You can view the full

Anglogold Ashanti Ratings Report

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