Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Maxim Integrated Products (Nasdaq: MXIM) is Monday, August 20, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 24 cents per share. At a price of $28.67 as of 10:05 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.4%. The average volume for Maxim Integrated has been 2.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Maxim Integrated has a market cap of $8.28 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 9.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. engages in designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing various linear and mixed-signal integrated circuits worldwide. The company also provides various high-frequency process technologies and capabilities for use in custom designs. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.1, below the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 22 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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