Hewlett-Packard Stock To Go Ex-dividend Monday (HPQ)
The ex-dividend date for Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) is Monday, September 10, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $17.35 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 3.1%.
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 Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) is Monday, September 10, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $17.35 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for Hewlett-Packard has been 20.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hewlett-Packard has a market cap of $34.05 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 31.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Hewlett-Packard Company and its subsidiaries provide products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers and small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), as well as to the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Hewlett-Packard as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally high debt management risk and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Hewlett-Packard 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.