NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. ADR C (NYSE: EOC) is tomorrow, May 3, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1.67 per share. At a price of $57.08 as of 10:10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.5%. The average volume for Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. ADR C has been 106,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. ADR C has a market cap of $15.4 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 0.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, production, and distribution of electricity in Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Peru, and Brazil. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.8, above the average utilities industry P/E ratio of 13.5 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. ADR C as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. ADR C Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.