Bank Of Hawaii Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tuesday (BOH)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Bank of Hawaii Corporation (NYSE: BOH) is Tuesday, May 29, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 45 cents per share. At a price of $47.78 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.8%.

The average volume for Bank of Hawaii has been 442,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Bank of Hawaii has a market cap of $2.15 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 7.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Bank of Hawaii Corporation operates as the holding company for Bank of Hawaii that provides a range of financial services and products in Hawaii, Guam, and other Pacific Islands. The company operates in four segments: Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, Investment Services, and Treasury. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.7, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Bank of Hawaii as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, growth in earnings per share and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. You can view the full Bank of Hawaii Ratings Report.

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