NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Tim Holding Company (NYSE: TSU) is tomorrow, April 19, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1.24 per share. At a price of $46.41 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.1%.

The average volume for Tim Holding has been 692,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tim Holding has a market cap of $11.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 36.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TIM Participacoes S.A., through its subsidiaries, provides mobile telecommunications services primarily using global system for mobile communication technology in Brazil. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.4, below the average telecommunications industry P/E ratio of 89.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.4.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Tim Holding as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. 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 Tim Holding Ratings Report.

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