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 Nu Skin (NYSE: NUS) is tomorrow, August 22, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $41.36 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%. The average volume for Nu Skin has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nu Skin has a market cap of $2.51 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 16.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. develops and distributes anti-aging personal care products and nutritional supplements worldwide. The company sells its personal care products under the Nu Skin brand; and nutritional supplements under the Pharmanex brand. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.9, below the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 13.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Nu Skin as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full Nu Skin Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.