) -- The ex-dividend date for

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation



) is Monday, August 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $64.41 as of 9:34 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%.

The average volume for Dun & Bradstreet has been 423,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dun & Bradstreet has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the


sector and

computer software & services

industry. Shares are down 21.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation provides commercial information and insight on businesses worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.7, equal to the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Dun & Bradstreet 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 and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

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