Skip to main content

NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Baker Hughes

(NYSE:

BHI

) is tomorrow, January 30, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $55.59 as of 9:45 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%.

The average volume for Baker Hughes has been 4.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Baker Hughes has a market cap of $24.93 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 1.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys Stocks Under $10 that he thinks could potentially double. See what he's trading today with a 14-day FREE pass.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Baker Hughes

TheStreet Recommends

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. You can view the full

Baker Hughes Ratings Report

.

See our

dividend calendar

or

top-yielding stocks list

.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more

.