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Dow Jones Industrial Average
) is trading up three points at 13,160 as of Monday, Aug 27, 2012, 12:34 p.m. ET. During this time, 219.6 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 661.9 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,611 issues advancing vs. 1,261 declining with 145 unchanged.
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Holding back the Dow today is
), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a six-cent decline (-0.2%) bringing the stock to $24.85. Volume for Intel currently sits at 20.2 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 36.6 million shares.
Intel has a market cap of $133.08 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are up 2.7% year to date as of Friday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 3.6%.
Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms primarily in the Asia-Pacific, the Americas, Europe, and Japan. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.7, below the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 11.3 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Intel as a
. 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, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income.
- You can view the full Intel Ratings Report.