Masco Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (MAS)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS) is tomorrow, October 10, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $15.38 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%.

The average volume for Masco has been 5.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Masco has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 52.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Masco Corporation manufactures, distributes, and installs home improvement and building products primarily in North America and Europe.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Masco as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full Masco Ratings Report.

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