NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE: YPF) is tomorrow, November 9, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1.68 per share. At a price of $34.86 as of 9:51 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 10.8%.

The average volume for YPF Sociedad Anonima has been 437,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. YPF Sociedad Anonima has a market cap of $12.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 37.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

YPF SOCIEDAD ANONIMA, an energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in Argentina. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.5, below the average energy industry P/E ratio of 17.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates YPF Sociedad Anonima as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and poor profit margins. You can view the full YPF Sociedad Anonima Ratings Report.

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