The ex-dividend date for Hasbro (Nasdaq:HAS) is tomorrow, April 27, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $35.70 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 4.1%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Hasbro (Nasdaq: HAS) is tomorrow, April 27, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $35.70 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.1%. The average volume for Hasbro has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hasbro has a market cap of $4.56 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 10.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Hasbro, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of children's and family leisure time products and services worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8, above the average consumer durables industry P/E ratio of 12.5 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Hasbro as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Hasbro Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.