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 CH Robinson Worldwide (Nasdaq: CHRW) is tomorrow, September 5, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 33 cents per share. At a price of $56.83 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.3%. The average volume for CH Robinson Worldwide has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CH Robinson Worldwide has a market cap of $9.14 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 18.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., a third-party logistics company, provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies in various industries worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8, above the average transportation industry P/E ratio of 20.7 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates CH Robinson Worldwide 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, good cash flow from operations 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 CH Robinson Worldwide Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. FREE from Real Money's Jim Cramer: Winners and Losers Election 2012 - Steps to take NOW so you can profit no matter who is in charge! Free download now.