NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
) is tomorrow, November 21, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $23.58 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.5%.
The average volume for Symantec has been 7.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Symantec has a market cap of $16.46 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 25.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
Symantec Corporation and its subsidiaries provide security, backup, and availability solutions worldwide. Its products and services protect people and information in any digital environment from mobile devices, enterprise data centers, and cloud-based systems. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.6, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. You can view the full