Tyco International Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (TYC)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Tyco International (NYSE: TYC) is tomorrow, April 25, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $54.83 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.8%.

The average volume for Tyco International has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tyco International has a market cap of $24.92 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 17% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Tyco International Ltd. provides security products and services, fire protection and detection products and services, valves and controls, and other industrial products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Tyco Security Solutions, Tyco Fire Protection, and Tyco Flow Control. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.6, above the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 18.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Tyco International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Tyco International Ratings Report.

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