NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Amphenol (NYSE: APH) is Monday, September 12, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of one cent per share. At a price of $43.80 as of 10:05 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.1%.

The average volume for Amphenol has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Amphenol has a market cap of $7.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 16% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Amphenol Corporation engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of electrical, electronic, and fiber optic connectors; interconnect systems; and coaxial and specialty cables worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.6, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Amphenol as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Amphenol Ratings Report.

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