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 AES (NYSE: AES) is tomorrow, January 30, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 4 cents per share. At a price of $10.84 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.4%. The average volume for AES has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. AES has a market cap of $8.25 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 3.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. The AES Corporation, a power company, operates a portfolio of electricity generation and distribution businesses. Its Generation business owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to wholesale customers, such as utilities and other intermediaries.
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