NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Tyco International (NYSE: TYC) is tomorrow, October 26, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $45.09 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%.

The average volume for Tyco International has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tyco International has a market cap of $20.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Tyco International Ltd. provides security products and services, fire protection and detection products and services, valves and controls, and other industrial products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 15, above the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 13.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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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 impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, expanding profit margins 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 Tyco International Ratings Report.

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