The ex-dividend date for Hasbro (Nasdaq:HAS) is Monday, July 30, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $35.58 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 4.1%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Hasbro (Nasdaq: HAS) is Monday, July 30, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $35.58 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 $4.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 10.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. 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 13.4, above the average consumer durables industry P/E ratio of 13.2 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 reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Hasbro Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.