NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Tyco International

(NYSE:

TYC

) is tomorrow, April 27, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $49.14 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%.

The average volume for Tyco International has been 5.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tyco International has a market cap of $23.3 billion and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

industrial

industry. Shares are up 23.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Tyco International Ltd. provides security products and services, fire protection and detection products and services, valves and controls, and other industrial products to customers worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, above the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 16.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Tyco International as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

Tyco International Ratings Report

.

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