NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
) is tomorrow, June 27, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 14 cents per share. At a price of $18.83 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3%.
The average volume for Progressive Waste has been 261,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Progressive Waste has a market cap of $2.22 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are down 4.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. operates as a vertically integrated waste management company in North America. The company provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, recycling, and disposal services to commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential customers in 12 U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Progressive Waste as a
. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full