Ralph Lauren Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (RL)
The ex-dividend date for Ralph Lauren (NYSE:RL) is tomorrow, December 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 40 cents per share. At a price of $151.82 as of 2:40 p.m., the dividend yield is 1.1%.
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 Ralph Lauren (NYSE: RL) is tomorrow, December 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 40 cents per share. At a price of $151.82 as of 2:40 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for Ralph Lauren has been 735,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ralph Lauren has a market cap of $9.22 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 10.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Ralph Lauren Corporation engages in the design, marketing, and distribution of lifestyle products. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Ralph Lauren as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Ralph Lauren Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Holiday Special: Subscribe to Action Alerts PLUS to see how Jim Cramer trades his $2.5 Million+ portfolio for 51% off the list price. Your first 14-days are FREE: Sign up today to get e-mail alerts before every trade.