NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Comcast

(Nasdaq:

CMCSA

) is tomorrow, December 30, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 11 cents per share. At a price of $23.59 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%.

The average volume for Comcast has been 18.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Comcast has a market cap of $49.8 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

media

industry. Shares are up 8.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Comcast Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides entertainment, information, and communications products and services in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.1, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 17 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Comcast as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full

Comcast Ratings Report

.

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