The ex-dividend date for OPNET Technologies (Nasdaq:OPNT) is tomorrow, June 12, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $26.02 as of 10:09 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.3%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for OPNET Technologies (Nasdaq: OPNT) is tomorrow, June 12, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $26.02 as of 10:09 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.3%. The average volume for OPNET has been 250,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. OPNET has a market cap of $606.9 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 30.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. OPNET Technologies, Inc. provides application and network performance management solutions in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.6, equal to the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates OPNET 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, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full OPNET Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.
Shares of OPNET Technologies (Nasdaq:OPNT) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $26.68 as of 9:40 a.m. ET, 20.7% above Monday's closing price of $22.11. Volume is at 143,778, 0.6 times the daily average of 238,600.