Signet Jewelers Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (SIG)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Signet Jewelers (NYSE: SIG) is tomorrow, April 25, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $47.17 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1%.

The average volume for Signet Jewelers has been 721,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Signet Jewelers has a market cap of $4.11 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 7.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Signet Jewelers Limited operates as a specialty jewelry retailer in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, and the Channel Islands. The company retails jewelry, watches, and associated services. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8, above the average specialty retail industry P/E ratio of 12.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Signet Jewelers 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, 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 Signet Jewelers Ratings Report.

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