NYSE Euronext Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (NYX)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for NYSE Euronext (NYSE: NYX) is tomorrow, March 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $29.33 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.1%.

The average volume for NYSE Euronext has been 2.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. NYSE Euronext has a market cap of $7.14 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 12.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

NYSE Euronext, through its subsidiaries, operates securities exchanges. It operates various stock exchanges, including the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NYSE Arca, Inc., and NYSE Amex LLC in the United States; and five European-based exchanges that comprise Euronext N.V. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.3, above the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 11.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates NYSE Euronext as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full NYSE Euronext Ratings Report.

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