Pentair Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PNR)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Pentair (NYSE: PNR) is tomorrow, April 25, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 22 cents per share. At a price of $43.65 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%.

The average volume for Pentair has been 767,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pentair has a market cap of $4.45 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 32.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Pentair, Inc. operates as a diversified industrial manufacturing company worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 131.8, below the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 132.6 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Pentair as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Pentair Ratings Report.

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