Emerson Electric Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (EMR)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Emerson Electric (NYSE: EMR) is tomorrow, February 13, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 41 cents per share. At a price of $57.81 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.9%.

The average volume for Emerson Electric has been 3.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Emerson Electric has a market cap of $41.52 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 8.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Emerson Electric Co., a diversified technology company, engages in designing and supplying products and technology, and providing engineering services and solutions to the industrial, commercial, and consumer markets worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.6, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Emerson Electric as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full Emerson Electric Ratings Report.

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