NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Tennant Company

(NYSE:

TNC

) is Monday, November 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 17 cents per share. At a price of $37.31 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.8%.

The average volume for Tennant has been 139,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tennant has a market cap of $728.8 million and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

industrial

industry. Shares are down 2.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Tennant Company engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing cleaning solutions worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.9, below the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 19.6 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Tennant 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full

Tennant Ratings Report

.

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