UGI Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (UGI)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) is tomorrow, March 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 26 cents per share. At a price of $28.05 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.7%.

The average volume for UGI has been one million shares per day over the past 30 days. UGI has a market cap of $3.24 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 4.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

UGI Corporation, through its subsidiaries, distributes and markets energy products and related services in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.4, above the average utilities industry P/E ratio of 13.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates UGI as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. You can view the full UGI Ratings Report.

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