The ex-dividend date for Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE:APC) is Monday, September 10, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $71.96 as of 10:05 a.m., the dividend yield is 0.5%.
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 Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE: APC) is Monday, September 10, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $71.96 as of 10:05 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.5%. The average volume for Anadarko has been 4.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Anadarko has a market cap of $34.32 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 6.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, crude oil, condensate, and natural gas liquids(NGLs) in the United States, Algeria, and internationally.
TheStreet Ratings rates Anadarko as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Anadarko 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.