The ex-dividend date for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN) is Monday, June 4, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of one cent per share. At a price of $25.87 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 0.2%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Aaron's (NYSE: AAN) is Monday, June 4, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of one cent per share. At a price of $25.87 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.2%. The average volume for Aaron's has been 491,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Aaron's has a market cap of $2.02 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 0.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Aaron's, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, computers, residential furniture, household appliances, and accessories in the United States and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.8, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Aaron's 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, attractive valuation levels, increase in net income and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Aaron's Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.