NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Pulse Electronics (NYSE: PULS) is tomorrow, October 5, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 3 cents per share. At a price of $2.56 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.5%.

The average volume for Pulse has been 198,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pulse has a market cap of $119.1 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 51.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Pulse Electronics Corporation produces precision-engineered electronic components and modules that are used to manage, transmit, and regulate electronic signals and power in various types of electronic products. The company operates in three segments: Network, Power, and Wireless. The company has a P/E ratio of 286, above the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 26 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Pulse as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, generally weak debt management, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Pulse Ratings Report.

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