NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
) is tomorrow, February 1, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 22 cents per share. At a price of $21.75 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.1%.
The average volume for Pfizer has been 43.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Pfizer has a market cap of $166.5 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are down 0.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.
Pfizer Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, offers prescription medicines for humans and animals worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.9, above the average drugs industry P/E ratio of 14.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Pfizer 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, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full