NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Molex

(Nasdaq:

MOLX

) is tomorrow, September 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $21.78 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.9%.

The average volume for Molex has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Molex has a market cap of $2 billion and is part of the

technology

sector and

electronics

industry. Shares are down 8.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Molex Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electronic components worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.2, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Molex as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full

Molex Ratings Report

.

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