NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Dupont Fabros Technology (NYSE: DFT) is tomorrow, December 22, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $24.04 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%.

The average volume for Dupont Fabros Technology has been 977,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dupont Fabros Technology has a market cap of $1.48 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 13.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the ownership, acquisition, development, operation, management, and lease of large-scale data center facilities in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.8, below the average real estate industry P/E ratio of 35.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Dupont Fabros Technology as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. 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 Dupont Fabros Technology Ratings Report.

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