Harley-Davidson Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (HOG)

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 Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) is tomorrow, December 14, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $48.95 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.3%.

The average volume for Harley-Davidson has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Harley-Davidson has a market cap of $10.77 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 22.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Harley-Davidson, Inc. engages in the production and sale of heavyweight motorcycles. It operates in two segments, Motorcycles and Related Products, and Financial Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 18, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys Stocks Under $10 that he thinks could potentially double. See what he's trading today with a 14-day FREE pass.

TheStreet Ratings rates Harley-Davidson as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, premium valuation and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Harley-Davidson 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.

null

More from Markets

"Strong Case for More Rate Hikes" Says Fed Chair Jerome Powell

"Strong Case for More Rate Hikes" Says Fed Chair Jerome Powell

Disney Tops Comcast Bid With Improved $71.3 Billion Approach for Fox

Disney Tops Comcast Bid With Improved $71.3 Billion Approach for Fox

5 Stocks That Are Screaming Buys Right Now

5 Stocks That Are Screaming Buys Right Now

General Electric Booted From Dow, Replaced by Walgreens

General Electric Booted From Dow, Replaced by Walgreens

European Union Says Tariffs on U.S. Imports Will Kick In on June 22

European Union Says Tariffs on U.S. Imports Will Kick In on June 22