NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS) is tomorrow, April 4, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $13.24 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%. The average volume for Masco has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Masco has a market cap of $4.37 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 26.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Masco Corporation manufactures, distributes, and installs home improvement and building products primarily in North America and Europe.
TheStreet Ratings rates Masco as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. You can view the full Masco Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.