NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Hubbell

(NYSE:

HUB.B

) is tomorrow, March 1, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 41 cents per share. At a price of $75.82 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%.

The average volume for Hubbell has been 168,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hubbell has a market cap of $3.64 billion and is part of the

technology

sector and

electronics

industry. Shares are up 12.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Electrical and Power. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.5, above the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 17.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Hubbell 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full

Hubbell Ratings Report

.

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